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Valentina Mikhailovna Seliverstova

Valentina Seliverstova, USSR Athlete.

Background

  • Seliverstova, Valentina was born on December 24, 1926 in Omsk, Siberia.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Omsk Institute of Physical Culture in 1958.

    Career

    • The only woman in the world to make 3,000 parachute jumps, including 49 world records. 3 times world champion (1954, 1964 and 1966) and 10 times USSR champion (1952-1965). Has over 100 medals including 66 gold.

      Started as a coach in 1954. World sports judge from 1966.
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    Born December 24, 1926
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