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November 12, 1961

“I did not even look at the scoreboard when my routine was done in 1976.” Nadia Comaneci 

Nadia Comaneci Former  Romanian Gymnast is born.

Nadia Comaneci a Romanian former gymnast and a five-time Olympic gold medalist. Comăneci is the first gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10.0 at the Olympic Games, and then, at the same Games (1976, Montreal) she received six more perfect 10s as well as winning three gold medals. She won two more gold medals and attained two more perfect 10s at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow.

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