Nadia Comăneci

LOS ANGELES - JUL 31: Nadia Comaneci at the Special Inaugural Da

Birth Name: Nadia Elena Comăneci

Place of Birth: Onești, Socialist Republic of Romania

Date of Birth: November 12, 1961

Ethnicity: Romanian

Nadia Comăneci is a Romanian gymnast. She was born in Onești, Romania, the daughter of Gheorghe and Stefania-Alexandrina Comăneci.

Nadia has settled in Norman, Oklahoma. She is married to American gymnast Bart Conner.

Some web sites state that Nadia was born under the name Anna/Ilona Kemenes, and has Hungarian ancestry. It is not clear if this is accurate.

Source: (in Romanian)

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