- NAME: Bonnie Blair
- OCCUPATION: Athlete
- BIRTH DATE: March 18, 1964 (Age: 49)
- Did You Know?: Bonnie Blair is the most decorated U.S. woman in Winter Olympic history.
- Did You Know?: At the 1994 Olympic Games, Bonnie Blair became the first American woman to win five gold medals.
- Did You Know?: In 1994, Bonnie Blair became the first American Olympian to win gold medals in the same event in three consecutive Olympic Games.
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Cornwall, New York
- Full Name: Bonnie Kathleen Blair
- AKA: Bonnie Blair
- ZODIAC SIGN: Pisces
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Bonnie Blair is a world record-holding speed skater, a six-time Olympic medalist and the most decorated woman in Winter Olympic history.
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Today, Blair remains the most decorated American woman in Winter Olympic history. She's also still considered one of the top female athletes of all time.
After retiring from competitive speed skating in 1995, Blair became a motivational speaker and founded the Bonnie Blair Charitable Fund. She has also been an active supporter of several charities over the years, including the American Cancer Society and the Alzheimer's Association.
Blair lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Dave Cruikshank, a former Olympic speed skater. The couple has two children together.
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