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Also Known As: Gregory Efthimios Louganis Died:
Born: January 29, 1960 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: El Cajon, California, USA Profession:

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1.
 Watercolors (2008)
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 Touch Me (1997) David
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 It's My Party (1996) Dan Zuma
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 D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994) Celebrity At Party
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 Dirty Laundry (1987)
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1960:
Adopted at nine months by Frances and Peter Louganis
1969:
Began taking diving lessons
1976:
At age 16, competed at Olympic Games in Montreal, Quebec, Canada; won silver in 10m platform diving
1978:
Won his first World Championship in diving
1984:
At Olympic Games in Los Angeles, CA, became third man in history of diving to win gold medals in both springboard and platform
1985:
Inducted into U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame
1987:
Made film debut in "Dirty Laundry"
1988:
Successfully defended gold medals in springboard and platform at Olympic Games in Seoul, South Korea; suffered concussion after hitting head on springboard during preliminary rounds
1994:
Made cameo in "D2: The Mighty Ducks"
1996:
Appeared in ensemble drama "It's My Party"
1996:
Co-wrote autobiography <i>Breaking the Surface</i> with Eric Marcus
1997:
Portrayed by Mario Lopez in USA Network biopic "Breaking the Surface: The Greg Louganis Story"
1999:
With Betsy Sikora Siino, co-authored <i>For the Life of Your Dog</i>
2003:
Featured on an episode of documentary series "Beyond the Glory" (Fox Sports Network)
2009:
Appeared in documentary "My Dog: An Unconditional Love Story"
2012:
Mentored U.S. Olympic diving team and served as vice president for U.S. Olympian Association
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Education

University of Miami: - 1978 - 1981
University of California, Irvine: Irvine , California - 1981 - 1983

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