Biography - A Short Wiki
Nadia is a retired gymnast who is also known as five-times Olympic gold medallist in all individual events. She was the first gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of the 10.0 at the Olympic Games at the age of 14 years, where she also received six more perfect to winning three gold medals in the same game. She won two more gold’s at the Summer Olympics in Moscow, managing to attain two more perfect 10s. In total, she won nine Olympic medals and four World Artistic Gymnastics Championship medals.
Here is a short summary of Nadia Comaneci's career:
Comaneci was debuted at the age of 6 when Coach Bela Karolyi discovered her. She won the Romanian National Junior Championship and the European Championship and American cup as a senior. At the age of 14, she amazed the world after becoming the first woman to score perfect 10 in Olympic gymnastics event and won three gold medals and seven perfect medals for the uneven bars, balance beam and individual all-round and bronze medal for her floor exercises.
Family and Personal Life
She married American gymnast Bart Conner in 1996, owner of the Conner Academy of Gymnastics, a company that produced the perfect ten and some sports equipment stores and moved to Norman, Oklahoma. And they have a child together called Dylan Paul. They both published the International Gymnastics Magazines called International Gymnast Magazine. Currently, they reside in the USA living a happy life
|Husband's/Spouse's Name||Bart Conner (m.1996 – present)|
|Children/Kids||Yes 1 (Dylan Paul)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Nadia Elena Comaneci|
|Age (as of today)||61 years|
|Date of Birth||November 12, 1961|
|Place of Birth||Onesti, Romania,|
|Height||1.63 m, 5 feet 4 inches|
|Weight||57 kg, 125.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$12 million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Nadia Comaneci's height is pretty average measuring 1.63 m. The professional gymnast weighs 57 kg. Being born on November 12, 1961, translates to an age of 61 years as of todays date (November 28, 2022).
Maybe that’s why I like gymnastics – because I like to fly.Nadia Comaneci
I did not even look at the scoreboard when my routine was done in 1976.Nadia Comaneci
I made the cover of ‘Sports Illustrated,’ ‘Newsweek’ and ‘Time’ all in one week, and I didn’t even know what that meant.Nadia Comaneci
Nellie Kim, an Olympic champion from the former Soviet Union, got a 10 right after me in ’76, but nobody talks about that.Nadia Comaneci
I wanted to have a free life.Nadia Comaneci