Mary Lou Retton
In 1984 Mary Lou Retton became the first American woman to win an Olympic gold medal for the all-around competition in gymnastics. The Summer Olympics were held that year in Los Angeles, California, with the Soviet Union boycotting the competition in retaliation for a United States boycott of the Moscow Olympics four years earlier. Besides her gold in the all-around competition, Retton also won 2 silver medals and 2 bronze, making her the single biggest medal winner of any athlete at that year's More »
Born: January 24, 1968 (Fairmont, West Virginia)

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Mary Lou Retton was born on January 24, 1968, in Fairmont, West Virginia. (The original family name was "Rotunda.") Her father ...

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(born 1968). U.S. gymnast Mary Lou Retton was the first American woman to win an individual medal in Olympic gymnastics. She won four medals at the 1984 ...

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Mary Lou Retton Kelley (born January 24, 1968) is a retired American gymnast. At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, she won a gold medal in the ...

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Mar 19, 2019 ... Mary Lou Retton was born on Jan. 24, 1968, in Fairmont, West Virginia. She was the youngest of five children. Her father, Ronnie Retton, had ...

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Oct 30, 2018 ... "Dancing with the Stars" star Mary Lou Retton walked away from her marriage $2 million in assets and joint custody of her children.

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In her new book Gateways to Happiness she shares her proven secrets for success. Mary Lou Retton, who is six months pregnant with her third child, shared her ...