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Apolo Anton Ohno


1982 Born May 22 in Seattle, Washington
1983 Ohno's parents separate
1994 Begins skating after seeing on television short-track skating at the Lillehammer Olympics
1996 Begins training at the Olympic Training Center in Lake Placid, New York
1997 Becomes the youngest U.S. short-track champion ever
1998 Finishes last at the U.S. Olympic trials
2002 Featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated
2002 Named one of the 50 most beautiful people of 2002 by People Weekly

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