Full name: Julia Berta Díaz Hernández
Nickname(s): La Gacela de Cuba
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 148 lbs (67 kg)
Born: October 1, 1936 in Lawton, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
Berta Díaz had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1955 Pan American Games 60 metres, 1st in the 1959 Pan American Games 80 metres Hurdles, 2nd in the 1955 Pan American Games 80 metres Hurdles.
Personal Best: 80H – 10.7 (1963).
|1956 Summer||20||Melbourne||Athletics||Women's 80 metres Hurdles||Cuba||CUB||5 h1 r2/3|
|1960 Summer||23||Roma||Athletics||Women's 80 metres Hurdles||Cuba||CUB||5 h2 r1/3|
|1956 Summer||20||Melbourne||Athletics||Cuba||Semi-Finals||Heat One||5||11.2||11.42|
|1956 Summer||20||Melbourne||Athletics||Cuba||Round One||Heat One||2||QU||11.4||11.51|
|1960 Summer||23||Roma||Athletics||Cuba||Round One||Heat Two||5||11.7||11.83|