Ilie Năstase

Tennis Champion Ilie Năstase Full Name: Ilie Năstase
Nationality: Romanian

Profession: Tennis Champion
Why Famous: One of the five players in history to win more than 100 ATP professional titles.

Năstase won seven grand slam titles, two in singles, three in men's doubles and two in mixed doubles.

Born: July 19, 1946 (70 years old)
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania

Married Life

  • 2004-06-05 Tennis player Ilie Năstase (57) weds fashion model Amalia Teodosescu

Historical Events in the Life of Ilie Năstase

  • 1971-06-06 70th Men's French Open: Jan Kodes beats Ilie Năstase (8-6, 6-2, 2-6, 7-5)
  • 1972-09-10 92nd Men's U.S. Open: Ilie Năstase beats Arthur Ashe (3-6, 6-3, 6-7, 6-3, 6-3)
  • 1973-06-03 72nd Men's French Open: Ilie Năstase beats Nikola Pilic (6-3, 6-3, 6-0)
  • 1976-07-03 90th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Bjorn Borg beats Ilie Năstase (64 62 97)
  • 1979-08-30 Wildest US Tennis Open match, McEnroe defeats Ilie Năstase 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. Năstase was defaulted by the umpire then reinstated
  • 2017-04-22 Ilie Năstase thrown off tennis court for insulting British female players during Fed Cup play-off against Romania in Constanta

Famous Tennis Players