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Miller in Fort Myers, Florida in July 2015

Personal information
Full name: Shannon Lee Miller
Country Represented:  United States
Hometown: Edmond, Oklahoma, U.S.
Height: 5 feet
Discipline: WAG
Level: Senior international elite
Club: Dynamo
Former coach(es): Steve Nunno, Peggy Liddick
Retired: August 20, 2000

Shannon Miller (born March 10, 1977) is an American gymnast. She was born in Rolla, Missouri. She moved to Edmond, Oklahoma when she was six months old. She is the most decorated artistic gymnastics performer in the history of the United States. She was the 1993 and 1994 World All-Around Champion and 1996 Summer Olympics balance beam gold medalist. Shannon won a combined total of 16 World Champion and Olympic medals between 1991 and 1996. She was also the most successful United States athlete at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, receiving five medals overall.

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