1948 Olympic Gold Medallist
Born: July 18, 1929 in Englewood, NJ.
Coach: Gus Lussi
Skating Clubs: SC of Boston, Philadelphia SC and Humane Society.
Started training seriously at age 12.
1944: U.S. Novice National Champion.
1945: U.S. Junior National Champion.
1946 - 1952: U.S. National Champion starting at age 16.
1947: World Championships Silver Medalist.
1948: European Championships - Gold Medalist
1948 Olympics, St. Moritz, Switzerland - Gold Medalist
1948-1952: World Champion
1952 Olympics, Oslo, Norway - Gold Medalist
1952: Retired from skating, earned a law degree from Harvard.
1952: Began touring with Ice Capades and Holiday on Ice.
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