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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


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


The 20 Most Memorable Figure Skating Dresses of All Time

With the Sochi Olympics officially in full swing, the whole world seems to be talking about the stunning performance given by 15-year-old Russian figure skater… 142 more words