Yelena Mukhina


Age: 46


Summary: Soviet gymnast who won the All-Around title at the 1978 World Championships at Strasbourg, France but who had suffered leg injuries and was later partially paralyzed during a training accident while preparing for the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow.



Cause of Death: Complications of quadriplegia


Born: June 1, 1960


Died: December 22, 2006


Location: Moscow, Russia