Sergei Grinkov
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
Who figure skater
Birth Date February 4, 1967
Death Date November 20, 1995
Country Russia
Born Moscow, Russia
Died Lake Placid, New York, USA
Cause of Death heart attack
Education n/a
Father Mikhail Kondrateyevich Grinkov
Mother Anna Filipovna Grinkova
Spouse Ekaterina Gordeeva
Siblings Natalia Mikailovna Grinkova

Daria Gordeeva Grinkova

Elizaveta Gordeeva Grinkova


People Who Died Before Turning 30

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