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Ito, Midori

Born: 1969 AD
Currently alive, at 46 years of age.
Nationality: Japanese
Categories: Figure Skater

1969 – Born on the 13th of August in Nagoya, Japan.

1981 – The first woman to land a triple-triple jump combination.

1984 – She became the first woman to land five major jumps in competition.

1985 – She won her first national championship in Ice Skating.

1988 – She placed 5th at the Winter Olympics held in Calgary, Canada.

1989 – She earned gold medal at World Championships.

1992 – She became the first woman to land a triple-axel in the Olympics.

2003 – She was inducted into the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame.