Sergei Grinkov was a Russian figure skater. With his wife, Ekaterina Gordeeva, he won the Olympic gold medal in 1988 and 1944 in Pairs Skating, and the two were also four-time World Champions.
He unexpectedly died during skating practice in 1995, at the age of 28, considered the greatest tragedy in figure skating history.
|Full Name||Sergei Mikhailovich Grinkov|
|Birth Date||February 4, 1967|
|Death Date||November 20, 1995|
|Died||Lake Placid, New York, USA|
|Cause of Death||heart attack|
|Father||Mikhail Kondrateyevich Grinkov|
|Mother||Anna Filipovna Grinkova|
|Siblings||Natalia Mikailovna Grinkova|
Daria Gordeeva Grinkova
Elizaveta Gordeeva Grinkova