Male Figure Skaters

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 1 
Yuzuru Hanyu
(One of the Greatest Figure Skaters in History)
Yuzuru Hanyu
1102
Birthdate: December 7, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sendai, Japan

Yuzuru Hanyu is a Japanese figure skater. Considered one of the greatest male figure skaters of all time, Hanyu became only the second figure skaters ever to receive two successive Olympic gold medals; he achieved this feat in 2014 and 2018. He also won the 2020 Four Continents Championships, becoming the only male singles skater to accomplish a Super Slam.

 2 
Scott Moir
(Retired Canadian Ice Dancer, Coach, and 3-Time Olympic Gold Medalist)
Scott Moir
403
Birthdate: September 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, Ontario, Canada
 3 
Sergei Grinkov
(Fgure skater)
Sergei Grinkov
164
Birthdate: February 4, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: November 20, 1995
 4 
Nathan Chen
(Figure skater)
Nathan Chen
5886
Birthdate: May 5, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Salt Lake City
 5 
Christopher Dean
(Ice dancer)
Christopher Dean
204
Birthdate: July 27, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England
British ice dancer Christopher Dean is best known for his 1984 Winter Olympics gold-medal-winning performance with his skating partner Jayne Torvill. The duo won a bronze at the 1994 Winter Olympics. Dean is also four-time World Championship winner and a six-time British Champion. He inspired the biopic Torvill & Dean.
 6 
Scott Hamilton
(Retired American Figure Skater and Olympic Gold Medalist)
Scott Hamilton
458
Birthdate: August 28, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States

Known for his innovative footwork sequences, Scott Hamilton is a retired figure skater, credited with imbibing an air of athleticism into men’s figure skating. Remembered for winning four consecutive U.S. championships and four World Championships between 1981 and 1984, topping his feat with a gold medal at the 1984 Olympics, he later co-founded Stars on Ice—a touring figure skating show—and authored three books.

 7 
Johnny Weir
(Figure Skater Known for Being ‘A Very Lyrical Skater’ and ‘An Entertaining Artisan')
Johnny Weir
1791
Birthdate: July 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Coatesville, Pennsylvania, United States

American figure skating champion Johnny Weir is also a two-time Olympian and has several medals in his kitty, including a bronze in the 2008 World Championship. The son of a nuclear engineer father, he was a skilled equestrian before he began training in skating at 12.

 8 
Brian Boitano
(American figure skater)
Brian Boitano
183
Birthdate: October 22, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mountain View, California, United States
 9 
Dick Button
(Actor, figure skater)
Dick Button
125
Birthdate: July 18, 1929
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey, United States
 10 
Evgeni Plushenko
(Russian Former Figure Skater and Four-Time Olympic Medalist)
Evgeni Plushenko
415
Birthdate: November 3, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dzhamku, Russia
 11 
John Curry
(Figure skater)
John Curry
150
Birthdate: September 9, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Birmingham, England, UK
Died: April 15, 1994
 12 
Elvis Stojko
(Canadian Figure Skater, 2-Time Olympic Medalist, and 3-Time World Champion)
Elvis Stojko
153
Birthdate: March 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

Two-time Olympic silver medalist Hungarian-Slovenian-origin Canadian figure skater Elvis Stojko had also been a World Champion thrice. Named after legendary singer Elvis Presley, he began skating at age 4. He also won the Canadian National Championship 7 times. He has also been a commentator and a show skater.

 13 
Javier Fernández
(Figure skater)
Javier Fernández
787
Birthdate: April 15, 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
 14 
Apolo Ohno
(Short track speed skater)
Apolo Ohno
149
Birthdate: May 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington (state) Washington
 15 
Adam Rippon
(Figure skater)
Adam Rippon
239
Birthdate: November 11, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
 16 
Evan Lysacek
(American Figure Skater Who Was the 2010 Olympic Champion, the 2009 World Champion)
Evan Lysacek
187
Birthdate: June 4, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
 17 
Kurt Browning
(Canadian Figure Skater, Commentator, and Choreographer)
Kurt Browning
240
Birthdate: June 18, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rocky Mountain House, Canada

Kurt Browning is a Canadian figure skater, commentator, and choreographer. A four-time World Champion, Browning also won a silver medal at the 1992 World Championships. Kurt Browning was made an inductee of the Canada's Sports Hall of Fame and the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 1994 and 2006 respectively.

 18 
Alexei Yagudin
(Figure skater)
Alexei Yagudin
735
Birthdate: March 18, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
 19 
Bruno Massot
(Figure skater)
Bruno Massot
143
Birthdate: January 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Caen, France
 20 
Sergei Ponomarenko
(Ice dancer, Figure skater)
Sergei Ponomarenko
136
Birthdate: October 6, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Sergei Ponomarenko is a Russian retired ice dancer who represented the Unified team of the Soviet Union at the 1992 Olympic Games, World Figure Skating Championships, and European Championships, winning gold medals in all three tournaments. He has also represented the Soviet Union in many World Championships and European Championships, winning two and three gold medals respectively.

 21 
Charlie White
(Figure skater, Ice dancer)
Charlie White
140
Birthdate: October 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
 22 
David Pelletier
(Figure skater)
David Pelletier
136
Birthdate: November 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sayabec, Canada
 23 
Robin Cousins
(Figure Skater)
Robin Cousins
137
Birthdate: August 17, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bristol, England
 24 
Ilia Kulik
(Figure skater)
Ilia Kulik
141
Birthdate: May 23, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 25 
Maxim Trankov
(Figure skater, Figure skating coach)
Maxim Trankov
139
Birthdate: October 7, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Perm
 26 
Brian Orser
(Figure skater)
Brian Orser
382
Birthdate: December 18, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Belleville, Canada
 27 
Morgan Cipres
(Figure skater)
Morgan Cipres
156
Birthdate: April 24, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Melun, France
 28 
Mark Kondratiuk
(Figure skater)
Mark Kondratiuk
31
Birthdate: September 3, 2003
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Podolsk, Russia
 29 
Ulrich Salchow
(Figure Skater)
Ulrich Salchow
132
Birthdate: August 7, 1877
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: April 19, 1949
 30 
Dan Jansen
(Speed Skater)
Dan Jansen
135
Birthdate: June 17, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: West Allis, Wisconsin, United States
 31 
Eric Radford
(Figure skater)
Eric Radford
235
Birthdate: January 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

Eric Radford is best known for his pair-skating performances with partner Meagan Duhamel. The two-time World Champion has also won three Olympic medals, including a gold. He was also part of the show Battle of the Blades and, in 2021, announced his return from retirement, teaming up with Vanessa James.

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Gillis Grafström
(Olympic Athlete)
Gillis Grafström
129
Birthdate: June 7, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 14, 1938
 33 
Adrián Díaz
(Ice dancer, Figure skater)
Adrián Díaz
10
Birthdate: September 17, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
 34 
Fedor Andreev
(Russian-Born Canadian Figure Skater and Ice Dancer)
Fedor Andreev
131
Birthdate: March 2, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 35 
Viktor Petrenko
(Retired Ukrainian Figure Skater and Former Olympic Gold Medalist)
Viktor Petrenko
130
Birthdate: June 27, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Odessa, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
 36 
Ivan Bukin
(Ice dancer)
Ivan Bukin
26
Birthdate: September 16, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Ivan Bukin is a Russian ice dancer who has won three bronze medals and a silver medal at European Championships along with Alexandra Stepanova. He also won the 2021 Russian national championship. Overall, Bukin and his skating partner Stepanova have won three Finlandia Trophy titles and seven Grand Prix series medals.

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Mikhail Kolyada
(Figure skater)
Mikhail Kolyada
228
Birthdate: February 18, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
 38 
Toller Cranston
(Canadian Figure Skater)
Toller Cranston
127
Birthdate: April 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Died: January 24, 2015

Apart from being a popular figure skater who won an Olympic bronze, a World bronze, and 6 Canadian championships, Toller Cranston was also a talented painter. He once supported his skating career by painting. Following his death, his twin brothers and sister fought a bitter legal battle over his estate.

 39 
Werner Groebli
(Figure skater)
Werner Groebli
130
Birthdate: April 21, 1915
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: April 14, 2008
 40 
Stéphane Lambiel
(Figure skater)
Stéphane Lambiel
159
Birthdate: April 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Martigny, Valais, Switzerland
 41 
Viktor Ahn
(Skater)
Viktor Ahn
113
Birthdate: November 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
 42 
Deniss Vasiļjevs
(Figure skater)
Deniss Vasiļjevs
102
Birthdate: August 9, 1999
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Daugavpils, Latvia
 43 
Todd Eldredge
(Figure skater)
Todd Eldredge
85
Birthdate: August 28, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chatham, Massachusetts, United States
 44 
Julian Yee
(Figure skater)
Julian Yee
89
Birthdate: May 26, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kuala Lumpur

Julian Yee is a Malaysian professional figure skater best known for his performance in the 2017 and 2019 Southeast Asian Games. He won gold medals in both tournaments in the men’s singles event. A five-time Malaysian national champion, Julian Yee represented his country at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

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Dmitri Aliev
(Figure Skater)
Dmitri Aliev
94
Birthdate: June 1, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ukhta, Russia
 46 
Karl Schäfer
(Austrian Figure Skater)
Karl Schäfer
72
Birthdate: May 17, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: April 23, 1976
 47 
Alexei Mishin
(Figure skating coach)
Alexei Mishin
9
Birthdate: March 8, 1941
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sevastopol, Russia
 48 
Misha Ge
(Figure skater)
Misha Ge
148
Birthdate: May 17, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 49 
Philippe Candeloro
(Figure skater)
Philippe Candeloro
44
Birthdate: February 17, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Courbevoie, France
 50 
Anton Sikharulidze
(Russian Former Pair Skater)
Anton Sikharulidze
3
Birthdate: October 25, 1976
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia