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’ 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. 

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.

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