Tatyana Kazankina

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Birthday
17, 1951
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
17, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian runner who won three Olympic gold medals in the 800 meter and 1500 meter races.

Before Fame

She studied Economics at Leningrad State University and graduated in 1975.

Trivia

She became the first woman to run 1500 meters in under four minutes at the 1976 Olympics.

Family Life

She married Yann Kazankina in 1983.

Associated With

She won gold at the 1976 Olympics where figure skater Dorothy Hamill also took home the gold.