2019-03-18

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  • Faith: Christian - Catholic
  • Career: Athlete
  • Birthday:  October 13, 1969
  • Accomplishments:  bronze medal, silver medal
  • Fun Faith Fact!: Kerrigan was a contestant on season 24 of "Dancing with the Stars" and has performed with both Champions on Ice and Broadway on Ice.

Nancy Kerrigan is an actress and figure skater best known for the infamous attack that occurred before the 1994 Winter Olympics. Kerrigan was attached with a police baton in January 1994, less than a month before the Olympics. The attack was perpetrated by her rival Tonya Harding's ex-husband who hired the assailant. Kerrigan managed to recover in time to compete at the Olympics where she won a silver medal, and Harding was permanently banned from competitive figure skating. Prior to the 1994 Olympics, Kerrigan had won a bronze Olympic medal.


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