Sonja Henie

Sonja Henie (April 8, 1912 – October 12, 1969) was a Norwegian figure skater and film star. She was a three-time Olympic Champion (1928, 1932, 1936) in Ladies Singles, a ten-time World Champion (1927–1936) and a six-time European Champion (1931–1936). Henie won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies figure skater. At the height of her acting career she was one of the highest paid stars in Hollywood.

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List Of Olympic Medalists In Figure Skating - Ladies - Singles
... Moritz details Sonja Henie Norway (NOR) Fritzi Burger Austria (AUT) Beatrix Loughran United States (USA) 1932 Lake Placid details Sonja Henie Norway (NOR ...
European Figure Skating Championships - Medalists - Ladies
... Moritz Sonja Henie Fritzi Burger Hilde Holovsky 1932 Paris Sonja Henie Fritzi Burger Vivi-Anne Hultén 1933 London Sonja Henie Cecilia Colledge Fritzi Burger 1934 Prague Sonja Henie Liselotte Landbeck ... Moritz Sonja Henie Liselotte Landbeck Cecilia Colledge 1936 Berlin Sonja Henie Cecilia Colledge Megan Taylor 1937 Prague Cecilia Colledge Megan Taylor Emmy Putzinger 1938 St ... Beatrix Schuba Zsuzsa Almássy Rita Trapanese 1972 Gothenburg Beatrix Schuba Rita Trapanese Sonja Morgenstern 1973 Cologne Christine Errath Jean Scott Karin Iten 1974 Zagreb Christine Errath Dianne de Leeuw ...
Sonja Henie - Other Appearances
... Sonja Henie previously adorned a tail of a Boeing 737-300 of the Norwegian airline Norwegian Air Shuttle ... postal service) made two stamps featuring Sonja Henie ...
Henie-Onstad Art Centre
... The Henie-Onstad Art Centre (Norwegian Henie Onstad kunstsenter) is an art museum located at Høvikodden in Bærum municipality, Norway ... The Henie-Onstad Art Centre is situated on a headland jutting into the Oslofjord, approximately 10 km south of Oslo ... was founded in 1968 by World and Olympic champion figure skater Sonja Henie (1912–1969) and her husband, shipping magnate and art collector Niels Onstad (1909 ...
World Figure Skating Championships - Medalists - Ladies
... Böckel 1926 Stockholm Herma Szabo Sonja Henie Kathleen Shaw 1927 Oslo Sonja Henie Herma Szabo Karen Simensen 1928 London Sonja Henie Maribel Vinson Fritzi Burger 1929 Budapest ...

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