Born: Aug 13, 1969 AD
Currently alive, at 45 years of age.
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.
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