The US won 3 gold medals at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck. Dorothy Hamill won in women's figure skating, Peter Mueller won in men's 1000m speed skating, and Sheila Young won in 500m women's speed skating.
Sonja Henie, the great Norwegian singles skater won 3 straight golds in 1928, 1932, and 1936. Irina Rodnina, a pairs skater from the USSR, won 3 straight titles with two different partners in 1972, 1976, 1980.
there was no "tragic" event that happened in 1976 but there must be something big
Dorthy Hamill for USA won in 1976.
World Figure Skating Hall of Fame was created in 1976.
United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame was created in 1976.
Dorothy Hamill participated in figure skating. She was world champion in 1976
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Heavyweight Champ happened in 1976.
Heavyweight Champ was created in 1976.
Irina Rodnina won the pairs figure skating gold medal with Aleksei Ulanov at the 1972 Olympics and with Alexander Zaitsev in 1976 and 1980.
United States. She won gold in ladies singles figure skating at the 1976 Winter Games in Innsbruck.