Tatyana Ovechkina

Tatyana Ovechkina

Basketball Player
Born Mar 19, 1950

Tatyana Nikolaevna Ovechkina; is a former Soviet Russian basketball player who played for a national team that won two Olympic gold medals, the 1975 World Championships and six European Championships. Today, she runs the Russia women's national basketball program. Ovechkina was born in Moscow. At age 7, she was walking home from school when an automobile struck her and mangled her right leg. She spent a year in the hospital recovering.… Read More

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1950 Birth Born in 1950.


1975 25 Years Old She also won the 1975 World Championship, six European Championships (1970, 1972, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1980), and the 1977 Summer Universiade.
1976 26 Years Old She was awarded the Order of the Badge of Honor in 1976 and the Order of Friendship of Peoples in 1980. … Read More


2004 54 Years Old Tatyana is the mother of professional ice hockey winger Alexander Ovechkin, who plays in the NHL for the Washington Capitals. He was selected 1st overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. … Read More
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