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18 июл 1929
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Prior to World War II, figure skating was simply that, cutting pretty figures on the ice. But with his bold jumps and spins, Dick Button ushered in a newer, modern era of athleticism on ice. His record clearly makes him the most dominant figure skater, male or female, of the modern era. Dick Button won the U.S. men’s title from 1946 through 1952, the world title from 1948 until 1952, and two Olympic gold medals. In 1948 he became the first American to win the European championship, and it was promptly changed to a closed event. From 1946 on, he...

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  • Осло
    Осло 1952
    Игры
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    Вид спорта
    Дисциплина
    Осло
    Осло 1952
    • 1 Золото
      Figure Skating
      Singles
  • Санкт-Мориц
    Санкт-Мориц 1948
    Игры
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    Вид спорта
    Дисциплина
    Санкт-Мориц
    Санкт-Мориц 1948
    • 1 Золото
      Figure Skating
      Singles

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