Born on December 3, 1965 in East Germany, Katarina Witt is a retired figure skater. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and a four-time World Champion. Katarina has also won European Championship six timesin a row from 1983 to 1988. Such a cheered record makes her one of the most successful figure skaters of all time.
Here is a quick look at her achievements:-
Won gold medal twice at the 1984 and 1988 Olympics, held at Sarajevo and Calgary, respectively
Secured four gold and two silver medals at the World Championships, held from 1982 to 1988
Winner of one silver and six gold medals at the European Championships, held from 1982 to 1988