Shannon Miller is a former artistic gymnastic player , and rank among one of the best gymnasts in the world. She was born on March 10 1977 in Edmond, USA. She has participated in much gymnastic camp and came third in the 1989 Olympics in which she showed her skills. In 1990 she travelled to Europe and participated in the Swiss cup in which she scored perfect 10 on the balance beam and in 1991 at Arthur Gander she has recorded the highest all around total by an American woman with the 10.0 scale.
In the year 1991 in her first world championship Shannon Miller has won in the uneven bars two silver medals and in the team competition. During the compulsory competition she was placed second in the world to Soviet Svetlana Boguinskaya. In the 1992 American cup in her last routine she fell on the floor exercise and due to that she missed the Apparatus world cup due to the injury but she has won the trials. In 1993 world cup she was qualified for the preliminary round but defeated by the Gina Gogean.In 1994 world cup Shannon Miller has won again the all around title by beating Lavonia Milosevic for the second place and afterwards she became the all around champion. In 1996 she became the gold medalist on the balance beam and became all around champion in the Pan AM Games and became the member of the gold medal at the Atlanta Olympics. If we combined all success she was the winner of 16 world championships and Olympics between the years 1991 to 1996.Shannon Miller also contained the rank of the most decorated gymnasts in female for the U.S history. She was also the most successful American athlete and in the 1992 Barcelona games she has won five altogether. For her personal medal count she was in the list of tenth most decorated gymnast. One of the best players she was and she retired in the year 2000 and after she started her married life in the year 2008 but she was diagnosed for the ovarian cancer. She brave woman suffered but she beat this disease also.