Famous American Skiers

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 1 
Lindsey Vonn
(One of the Greatest Alpine Skiers of All Time)
Lindsey Vonn
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Birthdate: October 18, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Lindsey Vonn became the first American woman Olympic gold-medalist in downhill skiing, with her win at the 2010 Winter Olympics. She is one of five women with a World Cup race win in all alpine skiing categories. The 2010 Laureus Sportswoman of the Year is also the second-highest-ranked skier ever.
 2 
Bode Miller
(Alpine skier)
Bode Miller
6
Birthdate: October 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Easton, New Hampshire, United States
 3 
Mikaela Shiffrin
(Alpine skier)
Mikaela Shiffrin
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Birthdate: March 13, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vail, Colorado, United States
 4 
Picabo Street
(Alpine skier)
Picabo Street
8
Birthdate: April 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Triumph, Idaho, United States
 5 
Gus Kenworthy
(Freestyle skier)
Gus Kenworthy
4
Birthdate: October 1, 1991
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chelmsford, Essex, United Kingdom
 6 
Jeremy Bloom
4
Birthdate: April 2, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
 7 
Bill Johnson
(Athlete)
Bill Johnson
6
Birthdate: March 30, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 21, 2016
 8 
Jonny Moseley
(Freestyle skier)
Jonny Moseley
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Birthdate: August 27, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico
 9 
Julia Mancuso
(Alpine ski racer)
Julia Mancuso
6
Birthdate: March 9, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States
 10 
Ted Ligety
(Alpine Ski Racer)
Ted Ligety
4
Birthdate: August 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
 11 
Glen Plake
(Freestyle skier)
Glen Plake
4
Birthdate: September 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Livermore, California
 12 
Doug Coombs
(Alpine skiers)
Doug Coombs
3
Birthdate: September 24, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bedford, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 3, 2006
 13 
Elizabeth Swaney
(Freestyle skier)
Elizabeth Swaney
5
Birthdate: July 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: California, United States
 14 
Phil Mahre
(Skier)
Phil Mahre
4
Birthdate: May 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Yakima, Washington, United States
 15 
Danelle Umstead
(Alpine skier)
Danelle Umstead
4
Birthdate: February 15, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Taos, New Mexico, United States
 16 
Suzy Chaffee
(Alpine skier)
Suzy Chaffee
3
Birthdate: November 29, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rutland, Vermont, United States
 17 
Spider Sabich
(Alpine skier)
Spider Sabich
4
Birthdate: January 10, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Died: March 21, 1976
 18 
Jimmy Chin
(American Photographer, Mountain Athlete, Author, and Filmmaker)
Jimmy Chin
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Birthdate: October 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mankato, Minnesota, United States

Jimmy Chin is an American photographer, mountain athlete, author, and filmmaker. He has been a professional climber for over 20 years, during which he has taken part in expeditions around the world. His book of photography There and Back, featuring his career in the mountains, was a New York Times Best Seller. Chin is also known for his documentary, Meru.

 19 
Thomas Vonn
(Alpine skier)
Thomas Vonn
5
Birthdate: December 3, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newburgh, New York, United States
 20 
Billy Kidd
(Alpine skier)
Billy Kidd
3
Birthdate: April 13, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, United States
 21 
Jill Kinmont Boothe
(Alpine skier)
Jill Kinmont Boothe
5
Birthdate: February 16, 1936
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 9, 2012
 22 
Jack Reddish
(Alpine skier)
Jack Reddish
3
Birthdate: December 2, 1926
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S.
Died: October 20, 1992
 23 
Tommy Moe
(Alpine skier)
Tommy Moe
3
Birthdate: February 17, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Missoula, Montana Missoula, Montana, United States U.S.
 24 
Josh Sundquist
(Motivational speaker)
Josh Sundquist
3
Birthdate: August 6, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
 25 
Stein Eriksen
(Alpine ski racer)
Stein Eriksen
4
Birthdate: December 11, 1927
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
Died: December 27, 2015

Stein Eriksen was a Norwegian alpine ski racer best remembered for winning gold and a silver medal at the 1952 Olympic Games in Oslo. A three time World Champion, Stein Eriksen is considered skiing's first superstar, thanks to his skills and good looks.

 26 
Alex Wubbels
(Alpine skier)
Alex Wubbels
3
Birthdate: January 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aspen, Colorado, United States
 27 
Barbara Cochran
(Alpine skier)
Barbara Cochran
4
Birthdate: January 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Claremont, New Hampshire, United States
 28 
Andy Mill
(Alpine skier)
Andy Mill
4
Birthdate: February 11, 1953
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
 29 
Seth Morrison
3
Birthdate: November 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Murray, Kentucky, United States
 30 
Shaun Palmer
(Snowboarder)
Shaun Palmer
3
Birthdate: November 14, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: South Lake Tahoe, California, United States

Shaun Palmer is a professional skier, snowboarder, mountain biker, and motocross rider. Fondly called "Palm Daddy," he is considered to be one of the forefathers of extreme sports. He developed a love of snowboarding as a child and later took up mountain biking and skiing as well. He has received many awards during his snowboarding career. 

 31 
Steve Mahre
(Alpine skier)
Steve Mahre
3
Birthdate: May 10, 1957
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Yakima, Washington, United States
 32 
Tanner Hall
(Freestyle skier)
Tanner Hall
0
Birthdate: October 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: United States
 33 
Dick Buek
(Alpine skier)
Dick Buek
3
Birthdate: November 5, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Soda Springs, United States
Died: November 3, 1957
 34 
Sarah Schleper
(Alpine skier)
Sarah Schleper
3
Birthdate: February 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Glenwood Springs, Colorado, United States
 35 
Breezy Johnson
(Alpine Skier)
Breezy Johnson
3
Birthdate: January 19, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jackson Hole, Wyoming, United States
 36 
Ken Read
(Alpine skier)
Ken Read
3
Birthdate: November 6, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
 37 
Buddy Werner
(Alpine skier)
Buddy Werner
3
Birthdate: February 26, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Steamboat Springs, Colorado Steamboat Springs, Colorado, United States
Died: April 12, 1964
 38 
Erik Schlopy
(Alpine skier)
Erik Schlopy
3
Birthdate: August 21, 1972
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
 39 
Mike May
(Alpine skier)
Mike May
3
Birthdate: 1953 AD
Birthplace: United Sates
 40 
Daron Rahlves
(Alpine skier)
Daron Rahlves
3
Birthdate: June 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Walnut Creek, California, U.S.
 41 
Steve McKinney
(Alpine skier)
Steve McKinney
1
Birthdate: 1953 AD
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: November 10, 1990
 42 
Laurenne Ross
(Alpine skier)
Laurenne Ross
3
Birthdate: August 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Edmonton, Alberta, nowrap Canada
 43 
Resi Stiegler
(Alpine skier)
Resi Stiegler
2
Birthdate: November 14, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Jackson, Wyoming, United States
 44 
Alana Nichols
(Basketball player)
Alana Nichols
2
Birthdate: March 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: United States
 45 
Andrew Weibrecht
(Alpine skier)
Andrew Weibrecht
2
Birthdate: February 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lake Placid, New York, United States
 46 
Lynsey Dyer
(Freestyle skier)
Lynsey Dyer
3
Birthdate: March 13, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: United States
Andrea Mead Lawrence
2
Birthdate: April 19, 1932
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rutland County, Vermont, United States
Died: March 30, 2009
 48 
Tamara McKinney
(Alpine skier)
Tamara McKinney
2
Birthdate: October 16, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, United States
 49 
Debbie Armstrong
(Alpine skier)
Debbie Armstrong
2
Birthdate: December 6, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Salem, Oregon, United States
 50 
Bonnie St. John
3
Birthdate: November 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States