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 ..
1912 – Born on April 8th in Oslo, Norway. 1928 – She won an Olympic Medal in Ladies singles figure skating. 1932 – She won her second Olympic Gold Medal. 1936 – She won her third Olympic Gold Medal in Ladies single figure skating. – She starred in the film One in a ..
1970 – She was born on the 12th day of November this year in Portland, Oregon. 1982 – Harding began skating at an early age. She landed her first triple lutz at age 12. Her mother made many of her skating costumes. 1986 – She placed 6th at the 1986 U.S. Figure Skating ..
1958 – Born on August 28th in Bowling Green, Ohio. 1980 – He placed 5th at the Olympics. 1984 – He won an Olympic Gold Medal Men’s Figure Skating. 1990 – He was listed on American Olympic and World Figure Hall of Fame. 1999 – Co-wrote his memoir, "Landing It: My Life on and off ..
1967 – Sergei Mikhailovich Grinkov, born on the 4th of February in Moscow, Russia to parents Mikhail Kondrateyevich Grinkov and Anna Filipovna Grinkova. He was an Olympic and World figure skating champion. 1972 – He first took the ice at the age of 5. 1981 – At age fourteen he was paired with ten-year-old Ekaterina ..
1980 – Born on September 10th in Evanston, Illinois. 1997 – World junior figure skating silver medalist. 2001 – United States national figure skating champ. 2002 – World Silver Medalist in Men’s Figure Skating. – United States National Championships Silver Medalist in Men’s Figure Skating. – Olympic Bronze Medalist in Men’s ..
1957 – Born on December 2nd. American figure skater and five-time US pairs figure skating champion. 1967 – Tai began skating when she was eight and Randy began skating when he was ten. They were teamed together as a pair shortly after they learned to skate by coach Mabel Fairbanks. As they advanced, they made ..
1976 – Chen Lu, born on the 24th of November in Changchun, China. She is a Chinese figure skater, also known as "Butterfly on Ice" by her fans. 1991 – She landed seven triple jumps, including a triple toeloop/triple toeloop combination at the 91′ World Championships held in Munich, Germany. – She became the ..
1929 – He was born on the 18th of July in Englewood, New Jersey. 1943 – His first competition, the Eastern States Novice Championship, he placed second behind Jean Pierre Brunet. 1944 – He won the Eastern States Junior title which earned him the opportunity to compete at the National Novice Championships. 1945 – His ..
1963 – Born on October 22nd in Sunnyvale, California. He was an American champion figure skater. 1982 – Became the first American to land a triple axel. 1987 – He introduced his signature jump, the "Tano triple lutz". 1988 – Won an Olympic Gold Medal in Figure Skating. 1990 – Inducted ..