Simone Biles was born in Columbus, Ohio in 1997.
She was raised by her grandparents, as her mother struggled with addiction and her father was not present.
Biles began practicing gymnastics at a young age and quickly showed promise.
She was homeschooled so that she could focus on her training and competitions.
Biles made her debut at the national level in 2011 and quickly rose to prominence.
She has won numerous medals and awards, including four gold medals at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Biles is known for her incredible athleticism, skill, and determination, and is considered one of the greatest gymnasts of all time.