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Ice Queens

The only women to win Olympic gold for the United States in the ladies figure skating event:

Tenley Albright

Carol Heiss

Peggy Fleming

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SEOUL ON ICE

July 27 in history:

The armistice ending the Korean War was signed on this date in 1953.

South Korea eventually hosted the Summer Olympics at Seoul in 1988. 134 more words

Today In History

Peggy Fleming (1948)

Peggy Fleming understands the power of femininity.

She harnessed both strength and beauty to her advantage, creating amazing performance after performance¬† in women’s figure skating.¬† This irresistible combination of athleticism and grace, as well as her renowned nerves of steel, propelled her to the 1968 Olympic games where she won USA’s only gold medal. 94 more words

Rise and Fall of Figure Skating

Michelle Kwan displayed on the jumbotron at the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. 1,942 more words
Figure Skating

A few interesting events from February 1965

I missed one significant event for January. On January 9th the biggest landslide ever recorded in British Columbia, the Hope slide, occurred.¬† They still don’t really know the cause of the slide. 199 more words

History

Dorothy Hamill

More studies today. I had set my alarm to wake up rather early for me this morning. We were scheduled to be at one of the local farms for a nature lesson, but when I checked the weather app on my cell phone and saw 19 degrees, I turned my alarm off and went back to bed! 208 more words

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