Nadia Comăneci

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Nadia Elena Comăneci (UK: , US: , Romanian: [ˈnadi.a koməˈnetʃʲ] (listen); born November 12, 1961) is a Romanian retired gymnast and a five-time Olympic gold medalist, all in individual events. In 1976 at the age of 14, Comăneci was the first gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10.0 at the Olympic Games. At the same Games (1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal), she received six more perfect 10s for events en route to winning three gold medals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nadia Comăneci has received more than 4,634,185 page views. Her biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Nadia Comăneci is the most popular gymnast (up from 2nd in 2019), the 39th most popular biography from Romania (down from 37th in 2019) and the most popular Romanian Gymnast.

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Among gymnasts, Nadia Comăneci ranks 1 out of 181. After her are Larisa Latynina, Carl Schuhmann, Olga Korbut, Hermann Weingärtner, Alfred Flatow, Olga Tass, Leon Štukelj, Věra Čáslavská, Louis Zutter, Nikolai Andrianov, and Ágnes Keleti.

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Among people born in 1961, Nadia Comăneci ranks 10Before her are Michael J. Fox, Lothar Matthäus, Stephen Hillenburg, Bill de Blasio, Eddie Murphy, and Ilham Aliyev. After her are Enya, Peter Jackson, Dennis Rodman, Carl Lewis, Woody Harrelson, and Robert Carlyle.

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In Romania

Among people born in Romania, Nadia Comăneci ranks 39 out of 572. Before her are Mihai Eminescu (1850), Sergiu Celibidache (1912), Michael the Brave (1558), Gheorghe Zamfir (1941), Mircea Lucescu (1945), and John Cassian (360). After her are Dimitrie Cantemir (1673), Milan I of Serbia (1854), Klaus Iohannis (1959), György Dózsa (1470), Alexandru Ioan Cuza (1820), and Mircea I of Wallachia (1355).

Among GYMNASTS In Romania

Among gymnasts born in Romania, Nadia Comăneci ranks 1After her are Ecaterina Szabo (1967), Daniela Silivaș (1972), Cătălina Ponor (1987), Simona Păucă (1969), Lavinia Miloșovici (1976), Simona Amânar (1979), Andreea Răducan (1983), Marius Urzică (1975), Sandra Izbașa (1990), Marian Drăgulescu (1980), and Gina Gogean (1978).

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