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Linda Fratianne

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Date of Birth August 2, 1960
Age 61 years, 10 months, 6 days
Place of Birth California
Country United States
Profession Figure Skater
Horoscope Leo

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Linda Fratianne net worth, birthday, age, height, weight, wiki, fact 2020-21! In this article, we will discover how old is Linda Fratianne? Who is Linda Fratianne dating now & how much money does Linda Fratianne have?

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FatherRobert Fratianne (judge)
MotherVirginia Fratianne
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseNick Maricich
Children(s)Not Available

Linda Fratianne Biography

Linda Fratianne is a famous Figure Skater, who was born on August 2, 1960 in United States. American Olympic figure skater who won four consecutive U.S. championships, as well as a silver medal at the 1980 Lake Placid Olympics. According to Astrologers, Linda Fratianne's zodiac sign is Leo.

Linda Sue Fratianne (born August 2, 1960 in Los Angeles-Northridge, California) is an American former figure skater known for winning two World Championship titles (1977, 1979), four consecutive U.S. Championships (1977–1980), and a silver medal in the 1980 Winter Olympics.

She married skier Nick Maricich with whom she had a daughter, Ali, in 1991.

Fratianne became the first female skater to land two different types of triple jumps (toe loop and salchow) in her free skating programs in 1976 at the U.S. National Championships. At the World Figure Skating Championship in Tokyo, Japan in 1977, she won her first world title by upsetting the favorite going into the Championship: East Germany’s Anett Pötzsch. Although Fratianne fell on her triple salchow jump in her free skating routine, the judges considered she was better overall than Pötzsch.

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Her chief rivals were Anett Pötzsch (East Germany), Emi Watanabe (Japan), and Dagmar Lurz (West Germany). Like Watanabe, her compulsory figures were significantly weaker than her free skating; consequently, she frequently placed well below Pötzsch and Lurz in the compulsories, forcing her to attempt to overcome her deficiencies through strong short and free programs. In the short and free programs, Fratianne never placed lower than Pötzsch or Lurz between 1977 and 1980 in any competition. However, since the rules at the time placed much weight on compulsory figures, she was only able to win a major title twice.

Linda Fratianne Net Worth

Linda Fratianne is one of the richest Figure Skater & listed on most popular Figure Skater. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Linda Fratianne net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Linda Fratianne Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$1.5 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeFigure Skater
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.

She was the daughter of Judge Robert Fratianne and had the privilege to work with coach Frank Carroll.

Her chief rivals were Anett Pötzsch (East Germany), Emi Watanabe (Japan), and Dagmar Lurz (West Germany). Like Watanabe, her compulsory figures were significantly weaker than her free skating; consequently, she frequently placed well below Pötzsch and Lurz in the compulsories, forcing her to attempt to overcome her deficiencies through strong short and free programs. In the short and free programs, Fratianne never placed lower than Pötzsch or Lurz between 1977 and 1980 in any competition. However, since the rules at the time placed much weight on compulsory figures, she was only able to win a major title twice.

In 1979, Fratianne was able to regain her world title, which she had lost to Pötzsch in 1978 in Ottawa, Canada.

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She won her first world title by upsetting the favorite going into the championship in Japan.

After the 1980 season, Fratianne retired from competitive skating and performed in touring shows, including ten years as a lead skater of Disney on Ice. In 1993, she was inducted into the United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame.

Who is Linda Fratianne dating?

According to our records, Linda Fratianne married to Nick Maricich. As of December 2021, Linda Fratianne’s is not dating anyone.

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In 1981, the scoring system in figure skating was modified to combine the results of the compulsory figures, short program, and free skating by adding placements instead of carrying over raw scores. This made it less likely that skaters could build up a huge lead in the compulsory figures. This decision was made long before the 1980 Winter Olympics.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Figure Skater. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Linda Fratianne celebrates birthday on August 2 of every year.

At the 1980 Winter Olympics, Fratianne placed third in the compulsory figures, first in the short program, and second in the free skate to place second overall, while Pötzsch took the gold with 1st in figures, 4th in the short program, and 3rd in the free skate. There have been persistent allegations that Fratianne was “robbed” of the gold medal by a conspiracy among Eastern-bloc judges, but in fact only two of the nine judges on the panel were from Eastern-bloc countries and only the judges from Japan and the USA placed Fratianne first. All others placed Pötzsch first, mainly due to her substantial lead in the compulsory figures.

From 1988 to 2001, Linda Fratianne was married to ski racer Nick Maricich.

You may read full biography about Linda Fratianne from Wikipedia.