Mary Lou Retton
Played a gymnastics coach on Disney Channel adventure series "Special Agent Oso"
Executive produced and starred in PBS children's program "Flip Flop Shop"
Inducted into International Gymnastics Hall of Fame
Appeared as herself in "Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult"
Made cameo in holiday comedy "Scrooged," starring Bill Murray
Inducted into U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame
Became first American woman to win gymnastics all-around gold medal at Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, CA; also silver in team competition and horse vault, and bronze in floor exercise and uneven bars
Named Wheaties cereal's first official spokesperson; also appeared on box cover
Won American Cup competition; placed 2nd at U.S. Nationals
Moved to Houston, TX to train under Comăneci's former coaches Béla and Márta Károlyi
Inspired by watching Nadia Comăneci on television, took up gymnastics in hometown of Fairmont, WV