Romanian gymnastics stars of the 1980s: Camelia Voinea, Aurelia Dobre, Daniela Silivas, Eugenia Golea

Romanian gymnastics stars of the 1980s: Camelia Voinea, Aurelia Dobre, Daniela Silivas, Eugenia Golea

22nd July 1976: Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci during her medal winning performance on the beam in the Montreal Olympics. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images) Add Around The Rings on www.Twitter.com/AroundTheRings & www.Facebook.com/AroundTheRings for the latest info on the Olympics.

22nd July 1976: Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci during her medal winning performance on the beam in the Montreal Olympics. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images) Add Around The Rings on www.Twitter.com/AroundTheRings & www.Facebook.com/AroundTheRings for the latest info on the Olympics.

On July 18, 1976, 14-year-old Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci earned the first perfect score at the Olympics and went on to score six more tens and win three gold medals.

On July 18, 1976, 14-year-old Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci earned the first perfect score at the Olympics and went on to score six more tens and win three gold medals.

Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci performs a routine on the balance beam during the Summer Olympics, Montreal, Canada 1976. Comaneci was awarded seven perfect scores and three gold medals. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci performs a routine on the balance beam during the Summer Olympics, Montreal, Canada 1976. Comaneci was awarded seven perfect scores and three gold medals. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Romanian Gymnast Catalina Ponor - an excellent beam worker, I'm sure she'll be in London this summer.

Romanian Gymnast Catalina Ponor - an excellent beam worker, I'm sure she'll be in London this summer.

This Day in History: Jul 18, 1976: Nadia Comăneci - first person in Olympic Games history to score a perfect 10

This Day in History: Jul 18, 1976: Nadia Comăneci - first person in Olympic Games history to score a perfect 10

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MAR 2 1976, MAR 3 1976; Comaneci, Nadia - Ind; Romanian Gymnast; who never has been defeated in all-around competition displays skill in Tuesday's exhibition.;

MAR 2 1976, MAR 3 1976; Comaneci, Nadia - Ind; Romanian Gymnast; who never has been defeated in all-around competition displays skill in Tuesday's exhibition.;

Nadia Comaneci was the first gymnast in history to receive a perfect score of 10 in Olympic Competition. #gymnastics

Nadia Comaneci was the first gymnast in history to receive a perfect score of 10 in Olympic Competition. #gymnastics

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Down With the Perfect 10: Why We Should Welcome the New Gymnastics Scoring System

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