Nadia Comăneci Rank
About Nadia Comăneci
Nadia Elena Comăneci rose to international fame in the mid-1970s for excelling in gymnastics. The Romanian retired gymnast is popular for setting the record as the first person to score a perfect mark (10 points) in the sport at the Olympic level, a feat she repeated six more times in subsequent Olympic games. She also received credit for making gymnastics famous on the international scene.
Her parents’ names are Stefania and Gheorge Comăneci. She was raised alongside a younger brother called Adrian.
She has been married to retired American gymnast, Bart Conner, who is also an Olympic gold medallist. Comăneci became an American citizen in 2001.
She won a total of five gold medals from the 1976 and 1980 Summer Olympic Games. She also holds eleven gold medals from the European Championships and two from the World Championships.
She officially retired from the sports in 1984.
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Famous quotes by Nadia Comăneci
I believe that you should gravitate to people who are doing productive and positive things with their lives.Nadia Comăneci
I don't run away from a challenge because I am afraid. Instead, I run toward it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet.Nadia Comăneci
I worked hard in gymnastics since the time I was six years old until I retired at 23 years of age.Nadia Comăneci
My marriage to my husband, Bart Conner in 1996 is my proudest personal moment.Nadia Comăneci
We are not coaching on a daily basis because we often travel with our charity and commercial interests.Nadia Comăneci
You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.Nadia Comăneci
Nadia Comăneci's Popularity
Nadia Comăneci is a famous Romanian gymnast, who was born on November 12, 1961. As a person born on this date, Nadia Comăneci is listed in our database as the 27th most popular celebrity for the day (November 12) and the 84th most popular for the year (1961).
People born on November 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Nadia Comăneci is the 1008th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Nadia Comăneci's birthday, Nadia Comăneci is the 8th most famous Romanian.
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