Mis mejores fotos ( Debi Thomas )

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About

She became the first African American to ever win an Olympic medal in figure skating in 1988, winning a bronze in the singles event.

Before Fame

Her mother introduced her to figure skating, and young Debi took to the ice right away, inspired by the ice skating show Mr. Frick.

Trivia

She won the national and international World Figure Skating titles while still a freshman at Stanford, and took home the bronze medal at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary.

Family Life

She came from a highly educated family, with both parents computer professionals and her brother an astrophysicist.

Associated With

Four years after her remarkable accomplishment, the gymnast Gabby Douglas became the first African American woman to win a gymnastics all-around gold medal.

About

She became the first African American to ever win an Olympic medal in figure skating in 1988, winning a bronze in the singles event.

Before Fame

Her mother introduced her to figure skating, and young Debi took to the ice right away, inspired by the ice skating show Mr. Frick.

Trivia

She won the national and international World Figure Skating titles while still a freshman at Stanford, and took home the bronze medal at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary.

Family Life

She came from a highly educated family, with both parents computer professionals and her brother an astrophysicist.

Associated With

Four years after her remarkable accomplishment, the gymnast Gabby Douglas became the first African American woman to win a gymnastics all-around gold medal.