Snowboarder who unfortunately lost both of her legs due to Meningitis but has transformed her paraplegia into a career of accomplishments. She competed in the 2014 Paralympic Games and earned a bronze medal.
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|FULL NAME:||Amy Purdy|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 7, 1979|
|BIRTHPLACE:||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|AGE:||40 years old|
|HEIGHT:||5 ft, 7 in|
Amy Purdy is a Snowboarder. Amy was born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. She was born in Las Vegas and later resided in Copper Mountain, Colorado. She grew up alongside her sister. In 2015 she married Daniel Gale. She lost her legs when she was 19 and later co-founded Adaptive Action Sports, a non-profit that assists disabled people of all ages, including war veterans, get involved in action sports.
DID YOU KNOW She was the top ranked snowboarder in the U.S. as well as a multi-World Cup Para-Snowboarder winner.
FACT She also worked as a model, became a breakout star on Dancing with the Stars, and acted in a feature with Madonna.
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Currently, Amy Purdy is 40 years old. Her next birthday is away. Amy will celebrate her 41st birthday on a Wednesday, November 7th. On the day of her birth, "Heartache Tonight" by Eagles was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. She shares a birthday with everyone who was born on November 7, 1979. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Amy Purdy’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. Scorpio ruling planet is Pluto. Those born under the zodiac sign of Scorpio are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness
Amy Purdy was born in the Year of the Goat. The Goat is the eighth of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People born under this sign are gentle, mild-mannered, shy, stable, sympathetic, and are with a strong sense of justice. This year is the Year of the Rat.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
Amy Purdy is a 40 years old Snowboarder, who was born in November, in the Year of the Goat (1979) and is a Scorpio. Her life path number is 8. Amy’s birthstone is Topaz and Citrine and birth flower is Chrysanthemum.
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