Payton Jordan’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 19, 1917

Death Date

Feb 5, 2009

Age of Death

91 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Feb 5, 2009



The Payton Jordan died at the age of 91. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Late track and field legend best known for coaching the 1968 U.S. Olympic team which won a record 24 medals. He led Occidental College to ten league titles and two NAIA track and field championships.

He was married to a woman named Margie for 66 years until her death in 2006.