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Blair, Bonnie Kathleen

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Born: 1964 AD
Currently alive, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Athlete

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1964 - Born at Cornwall, New York on the 18th of March. US speed skater

       - Moved to the Milwaukee area to train with the United States national speed skating team.

1984 - Blair appeared at her first Olympic games in Sarajevo.

1988 - Won gold medal in Olympic 500-meter speed skating.

       - Bagged bronze medal in Olympic 1000-meter speed skating.

1992 - Another victory in the Winter Olympics in Albertville, France in both the 500 and 1000 meters (1:21.90).

       - Won gold medal in Olympic 1000-meter speed skating.

1994 - She won gold medal in Olympic 500-meter speed skating, becoming the first female to complete the race in less than 39 seconds (38.99).

       - Won gold medal in Olympic 1000-meter speed skating.

1995 - She skated in her last race, and went out as a champion.

2004 - Elected to the United States Olympic Hall of Fame.

       - Blair is the most decorated United States winter Olympian of all time.



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