1st

1997: Elvire Teza becomes the first, and to date, only French gymnast to win the American Cup. Watch her Beam Routine

14th

Simone Biles’ (USA) birthday (b. 1997)

2017: Yelena Naimushina passes away at the age of 52.

18th

2017: Germany’s Tabea Alt celebrates her 17th birthday by winning the gold medal at the 2017 Stuttgart World Cup. 

20th

2004: Lavinia Milosovici gives birth to a very premature baby girl, Denisa Florentina, sadly the girl passed away at the age of four.

24th

Giulia Steingruber’s (SUI) birthday (b. 1994)

26th

Nina Derwael’s (BEL) birthday (b. 2000)

28th

1976: Bart Conner celebrates his 18th birthday by winning the first ever American Cup. He is asked to pose and give a kiss on the cheek to the first ever American Cup women’s champion, Nadia Comaneci. They would marry 20 years later.

29th

Emily Little’s (AUS) birthday (b. 1994)

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