Kristi Yamaguchi used to skate with a Dorothy Hamill doll. In Albertville, she followed her idol's example.
Tara Lipinski outduels Michelle Kwan for skating gold in 1998.
Dick Button becomes the first American figure skater to win a gold medal.
Dorothy Hamill wins the gold medal in women's figure skating at the Winter Olympics in Innsbruck.
Kristi Yamaguchi wins the Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating in Albertville. Nancy Kerrigan takes the bronze and Tonya Harding finishes fourth.
Tara Lipinski, 15, is the youngest Olympic gold medal winner in women's figure skating.
Carol Heiss, 16, beats Olympic champion Tenly Albright to win the women's World Figure Skating Championships in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
Dick Button becomes the first American to win an Olympic gold medal in figure skating in St. Moritz, Switzerland.
Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan suffers a badly bruised knee when she is attacked by an assailant wielding a collapsible metal baton at the U.S. Nationals in Detroit. She will be forced to withdraw from the event.