Jacques Favart
Jacques Favart (July 30, 1920 – September 27, 1980) was a French sports official and figure skater.He won the French Figure Skating Championships in men's singles in 1942. As a pair skater, he compete...
T. D. Richardson
Thomas Dow "Tyke" Richardson OBE (16 January 1887 – 7 January 1971) was a British competitive pair skater, author and judge. With his wife, Mildred Richardson, he represented Great Britain at t...
Wilhelm Bietak
Wilhelm "Willy" Bietak (born May 23, 1947 in Vöcklabruck, Upper Austria) is an Austrian pair skater and skating event producer. During his career, he competed internationally with partners Evelyne Sch...
Kurt Browning
Kurt Browning, CM (born June 18, 1966) is a Canadian figure skater, choreographer and commentator. He is a four-time World Champion and four-time Canadian national champion.
Browning was both Cana...
Scott Hamilton (figure skater)
Scott Scovell Hamilton (born August 28, 1958) is a retired American figure skater and Olympic gold medalist. He won four consecutive U.S. championships (1981–1984), four consecutive World Championship...
Herbert Clarke
Herbert James Clarke (10 April 1879 – 5 September 1956) was a British figure skater who competed in the 1924 Winter Olympics.He was born in London.In 1924 he finished tenth in the singles event....
Dorothy Hamill
Dorothy Stuart Hamill (born July 26, 1956) is a retired American figure skater. She is the 1976 Olympic champion in ladies' singles and the 1976 World champion.
Hamill was born in Chicago, Illinoi...
Willy Böckl
Willy Böckl (January 27, 1893 – April 22, 1975) was an Austrian figure skater. He won the World Figure Skating Championships four times and captured two silver medals at the Winter Olympics.After reti...
Aleksandr Gorshkov (figure skater)
Aleksandr Georgievich Gorshkov (Russian: Александр Георгиевич Горшков, born 8 October 1946) is a former ice dancer who competed internationally for the Soviet Union. With partner Lyudmila Pakhomov...
Edi Scholdan
Eduard "Edi" Scholdan (1911 or 1912 — February 15, 1961) was an Austrian figure skater and figure skating coach.
Scholdan was born in Vienna. He moved to the United States in 1938. In 1946, he mar...
Arnold Gerschwiler
Arnold Gerschwiler, OBE (28 May 1914 — 22 August 2003) was a Swiss figure skating coach.
Gerschwiler was born in Arbon, Switzerland. He was the half-brother of Jacques Gerschwiler and the uncle of...
Charlotte Oelschlägel
Charlotte Oelschlägel, aka Charlotte Hayward (August 14, 1898 in Berlin - November 14, 1984 in Berlin) was a German professional skater. For most of her life, she used only her first name as her stage...
Nikolai Panin
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Panin-Kolomenkin (Russian: Николай Александрович Панин-Коломенкин) (8 January 1872 [O.S. 27 December 1871] – 19 January 1956) was a Russian figure skater an...
World Figure Skating Hall of Fame
The World Figure Skating Hall of Fame serves as a repository for the sport of figure skating. The World Figure Skating Hall of Fame is where the greatest names in the history of the sport are honored....
Ernst Baier
Ernst Baier (27 September 1905 in Zittau, Saxony, Germany – 8 July 2001 in Garmisch, Bavaria, Germany) was a German figure skater who competed in pair skating and single skating. He became Olympic pai...
Toller Cranston
Toller Shalitoe Montague Cranston, CM (April 20, 1949 – January 24, 2015) was a Canadian figure skater and painter. He won the 1971–1976 Canadian national championships, the 1974 World bronze med...
Hayes Alan Jenkins
Hayes Alan Jenkins (born March 23, 1933 in Akron, Ohio), an American figure skater, led men's skating for 4 years, 1953-56. He won four consecutive World Figure Skating Championships from 1953 to 195...
Frank Zamboni
Frank Joseph Zamboni, Jr. (January 16, 1901 – July 27, 1988) was an American inventor, whose most famous invention is the modern ice resurfacer, with his surname being registered as a trademark f...
Robert Paul
Robert Paul (born June 2, 1937) is a Canadian former pair skater. He teamed up with Barbara Wagner in 1952. They became the 1960 Olympic champions, four-time World champions, and five-time Canadian na...
Courtney Jones
Courtney John Lyndhurst Jones OBE (born 30 April 1933) is a former British ice dancer. With partner June Markham, he is the 1957 & 1958 World champion and European champion. With partner Doreen De...
Paul Martini
Paul Lloyd Martini (born on November 2, 1960 in Weston, Ontario) is a Canadian pair skater. With partner Barbara Underhill, he is the 1979-1983 Canadian national champion, the 1984 World champion, and...
Ulrich Salchow
Karl Emil Julius Ulrich Salchow (7 August 1877 – 19 April 1949) was a Swedish figure skater, who dominated the sport in the first decade of the 20th century.Salchow won the World Figure Skating ...
Felix Kaspar
Felix Kaspar (January 14, 1915 in Vienna, Austria – December 5, 2003 in Bradenton, Florida, U.S.) was an Austrian figure skater, twice World champion, and 1936 bronze medalist.Kaspar began figure skat...
Jeannette Altwegg
Jeannette Altwegg, CBE (married name: Wirz; born 8 September 1930) is a British former figure skater. She is the 1952 Olympic champion in ladies' singles, the 1948 Olympic bronze medalist, the 1951 Wo...
Brian Orser
Brian Ernest Orser, OC (born 18 December 1961) is a retired Canadian competitive and professional figure skater. He is the 1984 and 1988 Olympic silver medalist, 1987 World champion and the 1981-1988 ...
John Curry
John Anthony Curry, OBE (9 September 1949 – 15 April 1994) was a British figure skater. He was the 1976 Olympic and World Champion. He was famous for combining ballet and modern dance influences into ...
Ludmila Belousova
Ludmila Yevgenyevna Belousova (Russian: Людмила Евгеньевна Белоусова; born 22 November 1935) is a former Russian pair skater who represented the Soviet Union. With her partner and husband Oleg Pro...
Pierre Brunet (figure skater)
Pierre Brunet (28 June 1902 – 27 July 1991) was a figure skater who competed for France in both singles and pairs.
Brunet was born in Paris, France. He and his partner Andrée Joly were the F...
Donald Jackson
Donald George Jackson, CM OOnt (born April 2, 1940 in Oshawa, Ontario) is a retired Canadian figure skater. He captured four Canadian titles and a bronze medal at the 1960 Winter Olympics. At the...