The Associated Press
Mary Lou Retton reacts to applause after her performance at her Olympics gymnastic event on Aug. 3, 1984, in Los Angeles. She scored a total of 79.175 to take the gold medal in individual all around competition.
Gallery: Famous West Virginians
Jun. 20, 2012 @ 12:00 AM
West Virginia was once considered home for many famous faces. Here are some of the famous people with ties to West Virginia.