|Country represented||United States|
|Born||February 14, 1923|
|Died||December 20, 2010(aged 87)|
|Former partner||Eugene Turner|
Donna Atwood (February 14, 1923 – December 20, 2010) was an American figure skater. She competed in pair skating and won the gold medal at the 1941 United States Figure Skating Championships with partner Eugene Turner. In 1949, she married John H. Harris, the first owner of the Ice Capades, with whom she had two children. She skated professionally with the Ice Capades for 16 years, retiring from the role of lead skater in 1956.
Atwood died, aged 85, at the Motion Picture & Television Country House and Hospital on December 20, 2010.
(pairs with Eugene Turner)
|North American Championships||2nd|
- AP Story in Palm Beach Post, 3 Feb 1941
- "Obituaries: John H. Harris, Showman, Dies; First Owner of Ice Capades", New York Times, 13 Feb 1969 
- "Ice Capades' Donna Atwood to Retire Soon", Los Angeles Times, 8 Apr 1956 
- "Skaters' Waltz: 'Hollywood' Cast Joins Other Icers", Billboard, 22 Sep 1956 
- Nelson, Valerie J.: Donna Atwood, longtime Ice Capades star, dies at 85, The Kansas City Star, January 20, 2011.
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