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Nancy Kerrigan

Figure Skater Nancy Kerrigan
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Profession: Figure Skater

United States of America

Why Famous: Olympic silver 1994

Born: October 12, 1969
Birthplace: Stoneham, Massachusetts, USA
Age: 51 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Libra

Married Life

  • 1995-09-09 Ice Skater Nancy Kerrigan (25) weds her agent Jerry Solomon (41)

Historical Events

  • 1993-01-23 US female Figure Skating championship won by Nancy Kerrigan
  • 1994-01-06 Ice skater Nancy Kerrigan is attacked by Tonya Harding's bodyguard
  • 1994-01-13 Tonya Harding's bodyguard, Shawn Eric Eckardt & Derrick Brian Smith arrested & charged with conspiracy in attack of skater Nancy Kerrigan
  • 1994-02-01 Jeff Gillooly pleads guilty for his part in attack on American Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan; plea bargain, confesses to racketeering in exchange for testimony implicating ex-wife Tonya Harding
  • 1994-03-16 Tonya Harding pleads guilty to felony attack on Nancy Kerrigan
  • 1994-07-13 American hooligan Jeff Gillooly sentenced to 2 years for attack on figure skater Nancy Kerrigan
  • 1997-12-22 Nancy Kerrigan & Tonya Harding pre-record a show to air on FOX on Feb 5
  • 1998-02-05 Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding talk on FOX (Taped Dec 22nd)

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