Tonya Maxene Harding MP

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Location: Yacolt, Clark, Washington, United States
Birthdate: (43)
Birthplace: Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
Occupation: Retired American figure skater
Managed by: Ashley
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Immediate Family

    • ex-husband
    • Michael
      ex-husband
    • Joseph
      husband
    • Minor Child
      son
    • father
    • LaVona
      mother
    • Noah
      ex-husband's son
    • Haley
      ex-husband's daughter
    • Unknown
      mother's ex-husband
    • half brother

About Tonya Maxene Harding

Tonya Harding is an American figure skating champion, a two-time Olympian, and a two-time Skate America Champion. In 1991, she won the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and placed second in the World Championships.

Known for her outstanding athletic ability, Harding was the second woman, and the first American woman, to complete a triple axel jump in competition. She was the first woman of any nationality to complete a triple axel in the short program, successfully execute two triple axels in a single competition, or complete a triple axel in combination with a double toe loop.

Harding found herself in the international spotlight after her ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly, conspired to physically assault her skating competitor Nancy Kerrigan at a practice session during the 1994 U.S. Figure Skating Championships.

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Tonya Harding's Timeline

1970
November 12, 1970
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States
1990
1990
Age 19
1994
1994
Age 23
1995
1995
Age 24
2010
June 23, 2010
Age 39
Clark, Washington, United States
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