Famous Figure Skaters from the United States

List of notable or famous figure skaters from the United States, with bios and photos, including the top figure skaters born in the United States and even some popular figure skaters who immigrated to the United States. If you're trying to find out the names of famous American figure skaters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These figure skaters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known figure skater from the United States is included when available.

List is made up of people like Lio Tipton and Johnny Weir.

This historic figure skaters from the United States list can help answer the questions "Who are some American figure skaters of note?" and "Who are the most famous figure skaters from the United States?" These prominent figure skaters of the United States may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected American figure skaters.

Use this list of renowned American figure skaters to discover some new figure skaters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}

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  • Adam Rippon
    11-11-1989
    • Birthplace: Scranton, Pennsylvania
    Adam Rippon (born November 11, 1989) is an American figure skater. He won the 2010 Four Continents Championships and the 2016 U.S. National Championships. Earlier in his career, he won the 2008 and ...more
  • Alex Shibutani
    04-25-1991
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
    Alex Hideo Shibutani (born April 25, 1991) is a Japanese-American ice dancer. Partnered with his sister Maia Shibutani, he is a two-time Olympic bronze medalist (2018), a three-time World medalist ...more
  • Alexe Gilles
    01-16-1992
    • Birthplace: Rockford, Illinois
    Alexe Gilles (born January 16, 1992) is an American figure skater and professional performer traveling the world with skating partner Abby Kimmleman, personal choreographer and hype man Anna Cobb and ...more
  • Alissa Czisny
    06-25-1987
    • Birthplace: Bowling Green, Ohio
    Alissa Czisny (born June 25, 1987) is an American former competitive figure skater. She is the 2010 Grand Prix Final champion, a two-time Skate Canada champion (2005, 2010), the 2011 Skate America ...more
  • Amanda Evora
    11-17-1984
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
    Amanda Evora (born November 17, 1984) is an American pair skater. She competed with Mark Ladwig. They are two-time (2010, 2011) U.S. silver medalists, 2012 U.S. bronze medalists and two-time (2007, ...more
  • Amanda Sunyoto-Yang

    Amanda Sunyoto-Yang

    07-08-1992
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
    Amanda Sunyoto-Yang (simplified Chinese: 杨雪芬; traditional Chinese: 楊雪芬; pinyin: Yáng Xuěfēn) (born July 8, 1992) is an American pair skater who competes internationally for Taiwan. In 2011, she ...more