The first AMERICAN gymnast to score a perfect '10' was Mitch Gaylord in 1984
Nadia ComÄƒneci of Romania was the first female gymnast to score a perfect 10 in a major competition. She did so at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Nadia Comaneci was the first gymnast to score a perfect 10 in Olympic competition.
The first olympic gymnast to get a perfect 10 was Albert Sequin. He got it on the sidehorse and his score was 10000.
Albert Sequin. He was also the first to get a perfect 10.
Albert Sequin was the first in 1924
Probably Nadia Comaneci because she was the first gymnast to ever score a perfect ten!
Nadia Comaneci of Romania in 1972.