Nadine Chandrawinata

by ethnic on March 28, 2008

Birth Name:

Nadine Chandrawinata

Birth Place:

Hannover, Germany


German and Chinese

Several websites state that the model was born to a German mother and a Chinese-Indonesian father. She was the Indonesian representative of the 2006 Miss Universe Pageant. She received criticism because some thought she didn’t represent a typical Indonesian woman.



{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

Sera September 14, 2010 at 5:43 am

She’s half Indonesian, but with a little bit of Chinese descent. Chandrawinata is a Javanese (an ethnic in the country) surname.

ethnic September 15, 2010 at 8:46 am

Well a lot of Chinese Indonesians change their surnames to native Indonesian surnames.

Anonymous May 28, 2010 at 8:55 pm

You put the wrong picture! It’s not Nadine, it’s Marsha Timothy.

ethnic May 29, 2010 at 2:17 am

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