World Figure Skating Hall of Fame

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A woman and a man in figure skating blades stand on an outdoor ice rink posing for a shot. On the left, the woman has both hands in her waist, while the man has his right arm around her left arm.
Sonja Henie and Karl Schäfer were among the initial 20 inductees to the Hall of Fame in 1976.

The World Figure Skating Hall of Fame serves as a repository for the sport of figure skating. The World Figure Skating Hall of Fame is where the greatest names in the history of the sport are honored. The World Figure Skating Museum and Hall of Fame is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States.

Skaters such as Dick Button, Katarina Witt, Midori Ito, Sonja Henie, and Michelle Kwan have been honored in the Hall of Fame.

Inductees[edit]

Skater Year Inducted
United States Tenley Albright 1976
France Andrée Joly /
France Pierre Brunet
1976
United States Dick Button 1976
United States Peggy Fleming 1976
Sweden Gillis Grafström 1976
United States Carol Heiss 1976
Norway Sonja Henie 1976
United States David Jenkins 1976
United Kingdom T.D. Richardson 1976
Switzerland Jacques Gerschwiler 1976
United States Jackson Haines 1976
Switzerland Gustave Lussi 1976
United States Hayes Alan Jenkins 1976
Norway Axel Paulsen 1976
Sweden Ulrich Salchow 1976
Austria Karl Schäfer 1976
United Kingdom Reginald Wilkie 1976
United States Howard Nicholson 1976
Austria Edi Scholdan 1976
Canada Montgomery Wilson 1976
Austria Willy Böckl 1977
United Kingdom Jean Westwood /
United Kingdom Lawrence Demmy
1977
Canada Donald Jackson 1977
Soviet Union Ludmila Belousova /
Soviet Union Oleg Protopopov
1978
Germany Maxi Herber /
Germany Ernst Baier
1979
Canada Barbara Ann Scott 1979
United Kingdom Cecilia Colledge 1980
Canada Barbara Wagner /
Canada Robert Paul
1980
United Kingdom Madge Syers 1981
Germany Willie Frick 1981
United States William Hickok 1981
Austria Herma Szabo 1982
Canada Louis Rubenstein 1984
Switzerland Werner Groebli 1984
Canada Frances Dafoe /
Canada Norris Bowden
1984
Flag of the German Empire.svg Charlotte Oelschlagel 1985
Switzerland Arnold Gerschwiler 1985
United States F. Ritter Shumway 1986
United Kingdom Courtney Jones 1986
Soviet Union Lyudmila Pakhomova /
Soviet Union Alexander Gorshkov
1988
Soviet Union Irina Rodnina 1989
United Kingdom Jayne Torvill /
United Kingdom Christopher Dean
1989
United States Scott Hamilton 1990
United Kingdom John Curry 1991
United Kingdom Jeannette Altwegg 1993
United States Richard Dwyer 1993
Germany Ria Falk /
Germany Paul Falk
1993
France Jacques Favart 1993
Switzerland Georg Hasler 1993
United States Ronald Robertson 1993
United Kingdom Dianne Towler /
United Kingdom Bernard Ford
1993
Switzerland James Koch 1994
Russia Ekaterina Gordeeva /
Russia Sergei Grinkov
1995
United States William Tutt 1995
Germany Katarina Witt 1995
United States Brian Boitano 1996
United Kingdom Herbert Clarke 1996
Canada Sheldon Galbraith 1996
United States Carlo Fassi 1997
Hungary Lily Kronberger 1997
United States Benjamin Wright 1997
United States Tom Collins 1998
Czech Republic Josef Dědič 1998
Austria Felix Kaspar 1998
United States Kristi Yamaguchi 1998
United States Ron Ludington 1999
United Kingdom Gladys Hogg 1999
United States Dorothy Hamill 2000
Soviet Union Marina Klimova /
Soviet Union Sergei Ponomarenko
2000
United Kingdom John Nicks 2000
United States Janet Lynn 2001
United States Maribel Vinson 2002
Germany Jutta Müller 2004
Canada Toller Cranston 2004
Japan Midori Ito 2004
United Kingdom Robin Cousins 2005
Russia Tamara Moskvina 2005
Canada Donald Gilchrist 2005
Canada Kurt Browning 2006
United States Frank Zamboni 2006
United States Frank Carroll 2007
Russia Tatiana Tarasova 2008
Austria Willy Bietak 2009
Canada Joyce Hisey 2009
Canada Brian Orser 2009
Russia Nikolai Panin-Kolomenkin 2009
Canada Barbara Underhill /
Canada Paul Martini
2009
Czech Republic Alena Vrzáňová 2009
Japan Nobuo Satō 2010
United States Michelle Kwan 2012

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Coordinates: 38°47′38″N 104°50′56″W / 38.79379°N 104.84885°W / 38.79379; -104.84885