Debra Janine Thomas became the first African-American to win the Women’s Singles of the U.S. National Figure Skating Championship competition. Born on March 25, 1967, she is the 1986 World Champion and 1988 Olympic bronze medalist. Now Thomas is an Orthopedic Surgeon. You go girl!
Watch her winning performance from the 1986 World Championship below.
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