Katarina Witt (born 3 December 1965) is a German figure skater and model. In Germany she was commonly called 'Kati' in the past, but today her full name is used more often. She won two Olympic gold medals for East Germany, first in the 1984 Sarajevo Olympics and the second in 1988 at the Calgary Olympics. She won the World Championships four times (in 1984, 1985, 1987 and 1988), and six consecutive European Championships
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