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Gabby Douglas

Biography

Gymnast who have became the initial African-American girl to gain the gymnastics all-around Olympic yellow metal medal, doing this on the 2012 Video games. She also earned the team tournaments on the 2012 and 2016 Olympics. She started trained in gymnastics at age six. She earned her initial all-around gymnastics name on the Virginia Condition Championships when she was eight. She grew up by her parents, Timothy Douglas and Natalie Hawkins, in Virginia Seaside alongside three siblings, including a mature sister called Arielle. She released Alicia Keys on the 2012 MTV Video Music Honours.

Quick Facts


Full Name Gabby Douglas
Date Of Birth December 31, 1995
Place Of Birth Virginia Beach, VA
Height 1.5 m
Weight 49 kg
Profession Gymnast
Nationality American
Parents Natalie Hawkins, Timothy Douglas
Siblings Johnathan Douglas, Joyelle Douglas, Arielle Douglas
Awards BET YoungStars Award, BET Award for Sportswoman of the Year, Teen Choice Award for Choice Female Athlete, Glamour Award for The Unstoppables
Nominations Best Female Athlete ESPY Award, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Female Athlete, Laureus World Sports Award for Breakthrough of the Year, Best U.S. Female Olympian ESPY Award, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Youth / Teens, Kids' Choice Sports Award for Best Female Athlete
Movies The Gabby Douglas Story
TV Shows Douglas Family Gold
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Was named the 2012 Female Athlete of the Year by the Associated Press.
2Left her family in Virginia, at age 15, to go to West Des Moines, Iowa to train for the Olympics.
3Was once homeless.
42012 U.S. Olympic gymnast. Won 2 gold medals.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Gabby Douglas Story2014TV MovieGabby Douglas (as Gabrielle Douglas)
The Vampire Diaries2012TV SeriesGirl

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Gabby Douglas Story2014TV Movie executive producer - as Gabrielle Douglas

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHerself - Olympic Gold Medalist / Herself
Entertainment Tonight2014TV SeriesHerself - Special Correspondent
Sidewalks Entertainment2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHerself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Doctors2013TV SeriesHerself
Bethenny2013TV SeriesHerself
Fox and Friends2012-2013TV SeriesHerself
So You Think You Can Dance2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
Kickin' It2013TV SeriesHerself
Teen Choice Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
BET Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
The Chew2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20132013TV SpecialHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
Progressive Skating & Gymnastics Spectacular2013TV MovieHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade2012TV MovieHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
Piers Morgan Tonight2012TV SeriesHerself
The Barbara Walters Summer Special2012TV SeriesHerself
Melissa Harris-Perry2012TV SeriesHerself
Huckabee2012TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Good Morning America2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Katie2012TV SeriesHerself
The O'Reilly Factor2012TV SeriesHerself
Dancing with the Stars2012TV SeriesHerself
The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2012TV MovieHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
Stand Up to Cancer2012TV MovieHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)
2012 MTV Video Music Awards2012TV SpecialHerself - Presenter (as Gabrielle Douglas)
Oprah's Next Chapter2012TV SeriesHerself
The Colbert Report2012TV SeriesHerself
Late Show with David Letterman2012TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2012TV SeriesHerself
London 2012 Olympics2012TV Mini-SeriesHerself - USA
Today2012TV SeriesHerself - 2012 US Olympic Women's Gymnastics Team
Pacific Rim Championships2012TV MovieHerself (as Gabrielle Douglas)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The O'Reilly Factor2013TV SeriesHerself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013BET AwardBET AwardsYoungStars Award
2013Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Female Athlete

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014BET AwardBET AwardsYoungStars Award
2013Blimp AwardKids' Choice Awards, USAFavorite Female Athlete


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#Quote
1The hard days are the best because that's where champions are made!


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