Olympic moments such as the unforgettable one when mary lou retton catapulted to international fame by winning the all-around gold medal in women’s. News about mary lou retton commentary and archival information about mary lou retton from the new york times. Mary lou retton (born january 24, 1968) is a retired american gymnast at the 1984 summer olympics in los angeles, she won a gold medal in the. Mary lou retton (born january 24, 1968) is an italian-american gymnast and olympic gold. Then, along came mary lou retton, who flashed her 1,000 megawatt smile at the 1984 los angeles olympic games and tumbled her way to becoming the first american woman. Mary lou retton laughs appreciatively at the notion that, at age 48 and the mother of four daughters, she has been regarded as the greatest of all american female.
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Raising four daughters and presiding over a special sorority of gymnastics champions, mary lou retton takes on a new role: gym mom. America celebrates following this stunning performance in the women's individual all-round gymnastics competition during the los angeles 1984 olympic games. Visit biographycom and learn more about the career of olympic champion gymnast, mary lou retton.
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