Dorothy Hamill



  • Birth Name: Dorothy Stuart Hamill
  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/26/1956, Leo
  • Profession: Athlete
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Dorothy Hamill Fast Facts:
  • Began skating at age 8.
  • Won the gold medal in Women's Singles at the 1976 Winter Olympic games in Innsbruck.
  • Has a skating move named after her, the Hamill camel.
  • Turned pro after the Olympics and skated with the Ice Capades as a headliner from 1977 to 1984; she was also briefly the owner of the Ice Capades in the '90s.
  • Released A Skating Life: My Story in 2007.
  • Underwent treatment for breast cancer in 2008.
  • Competed on Dancing With the Stars in 2013, partnered with pro dancer Tristan MacManus; she withdrew from the competition in the second week due to injury.
  • Dorothy Hamill Relationships:
  • Chalmers Hamill - Father
  • Alexandra Forsythe - Daughter
  • Carol Hamill - Mother
  • Dean Paul Martin - Ex-husband
  • Kenneth Forsythe - Ex-husband
  • Sandy Hamill - Brother
  • Marcia - Sister


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