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Suni Lee and more Asian stars who've made history in Hollywood and beyond

Wonderwall Logo By Neia Balao of Wonderwall | Slide 1 of 17: Join Wonderwall.com as we take a look at some of our favorite famous Asians in Hollywood and beyond who've made history... starting with this incredible athlete... During the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, which were broadcast on NBC, Sunisa "Suni" Lee -- the first Hmong American Olympic gymnast to ever represent Team USA in the Games -- on July 29 also became the first Asian American woman to take gold in the gymnastics all-around competition, NBC News reported. On top of that, Suni's victory made her the fifth consecutive American woman to claim the all-around championship title, following in the footsteps of Simone Biles in 2016, Gabby Douglas in 2012, Nastia Liukin in 2008 and Carly Patterson in 2004.Keep reading for more...

Join Wonderwall.com as we take a look at some of our favorite famous Asians in Hollywood and beyond who've made history... starting with this incredible athlete... During the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, which were broadcast on NBC, Sunisa "Suni" Lee -- the first Hmong American Olympic gymnast to ever represent Team USA in the Games -- on July 29 also became the first Asian American woman to take gold in the gymnastics all-around competition, NBC News reported. On top of that, Suni's victory made her the fifth consecutive American woman to claim the all-around championship title, following in the footsteps of Simone Biles in 2016, Gabby Douglas in 2012, Nastia Liukin in 2008 and Carly Patterson in 2004.

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