Maribel Vinson Photo

Maribel Vinson

Born: Oct 12, 1911

Death: Feb 15, 1961

Birthplace: Winchester

Nationality: United States

Maribel Vinson

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1911
Date of Death : Feb 15, 1961
Birth Place : Winchester

Maribel Yerxa Vinson-Owen was an American figure skater and coach. She competed in the disciplines of ladies' singles and pair skating. As a single skater, she was the 1932 Olympic bronze medalist, a two-time World medalist, the 1937 North American champion, and a nine-time U.S. national champion. As a pair skater, she was the 1935 North American champion and four-time national champion with George Hill. She also won two national titles with Thornton Coolidge. Vinson-Owen is tied with Michelle Kwan for the record in U.S. ladies' figure skating titles.

Also known as


  • Maribel Vinson
  • Maribel Vinson-Owen

Spouse


  • Guy Owen

Children


  • Laurence Owen
  • Maribel Owen
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