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Shawn Machel East (Johnson)

Current Location:: Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
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Birthplace: Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, United States
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Daughter of Private; Private; Private and Private
Wife of Private and Andrew East
Mother of Infant East; Private and Private

Occupation: Retired American gymnast; four-time Olympic medalist (including one gold); three-time World Champion (including one all-around title)
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About Shawn Johnson East

Shawn Johnson East is an American former artistic gymnast. She is the 2008 Olympic balance beam gold medalist and team, all-around and floor exercise silver medalist. Johnson is also the 2007 all-around World Champion, and a five-time Pan American Games gold medalist, winning the team titles in 2007 and 2011, as well as titles in the all-around, uneven bars, and balance beam in 2007.

Johnson became a member of the U.S. senior team in 2007. She had one of the best rookie seasons ever recorded in the history of gymnastics, winning the all-around at the American Cup, Pan American Games, U.S. National Championships, and World Championships all in her first year as a senior gymnast. She is the 2007 individual all-around World Champion, 2007 World Champion on floor exercise, and a member of the 2007 gold medal winning U.S. gymnastics team. As well as being the 2007 U.S. Champion on balance beam and floor exercise, the 2008 U.S. Champion on floor exercise and silver medalist on balance beam, Johnson is a three-time U.S. all-around Champion, winning once as a junior and twice as a senior. Johnson announced her retirement from gymnastics on June 3, 2012.

In May 2009, Johnson was the winner of season eight of Dancing with the Stars, and in November 2012 she earned second place on the all-star edition. (Wikipedia, CC BY-SA)

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Shawn Johnson East's Timeline

1992
January 19, 1992
Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, United States
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