Full Name: Ilie Năstase
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.
- 2004-06-05 Tennis player Ilie Năstase (57) weds fashion model Amalia Teodosescu
- 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. Nastase was defaulted by the umpire then reinstated