- Famous Name
- Birth Name Katarina Witt
- Birth Place Staaken, Berlin, Germany
- Famous Name Katarina Witt
- Father Manfred Witt
- Mother Kathe Witt
- Net Worth $9 Million
- Salary $1.5 Million
- Height 1.65 m
- Nationality German
Katarina Witt is a retired German figure skater who has won two Olympic gold medals for East Germany, Sarajevo Olympic at 1984 and Calgary Olympics in 1988. Well, she was also a four-time world champion and twice World silver medalist and she has also won six consecutive European Championship from 19783 to 1988.
Katarina Witt was born on December 1965, in East Berlin, Germany. Her nationality is German and si of German ethnicity. She is the daughter of Manfred Witt and Kathy Witt. She was born in a middle-class family as her father was a farmer and her mother worked in a hospital as a physiotherapist.
Katarina Witt Professional Career
Katarina began her skating career in the mid-1990s. During her early career days, she represented the SC Karl-Marx-Stadt club for East Germany (GDR). In 1979 she made her first appearance in a major international competition at European Championships, finishing 14th at the event.
She also placed 1st in the World Championships at 1981 in shorth, 2nd in the combined free skating, and 3rd in the long. She won her first Olympics gold medal for East Germany at 1984 in Sarajevo Olympics. Along with her streak of European Championship wins, she won four World Championships from 1984-1988, losing only to American Debi Thomas.
Katarina Witt Affairs and Boyfriends
Having gone over 50 years of age, there are many people who keep asking about Katarina if she married, and who is her husband? Well, she has been in a good number of relationships in her life. She has been linked with over 10 men in the past with some of the relations was spanning more than a year while others end in less than a year after it began.
As a young woman, one of the first relationships that German found herself when she was dating a German composer, musician, and music producer partner in 1984, Ingo Politz. The relationship went much promise for 4 years before it came to an abrupt end.
After the end of her relationship, she was briefly linked to the former Italian alpine ski racer Alberto Tomba. She was also rumored to have something to do with the Canadian former skater, Kurt Browning, and Christian Schertz at the present. Besides, she also had a short fling with Richard Dean Anderson.
Witt has not made an official statement about her relationship; well it might be just a rumor. it seems she is doing her best jobs without harming others and has been a straight person in her life.
Katarina Witt Net worth and Earnings
Talking about German skater Katarina Witt Net worth, She has earned a massive amount of money in her entire skating career which worth is estimated at $9 million. During her active career, she used to earn about $1.5 annually from figure skating as a salary.
After her retirement, Witt appeared in several movies and was also a judge on Dancing on Ice. She reportedly earned thousands of dollars from her post-retirement career.
Well, regarding her real estate's collection it has been revealed in social media. But we can surely assume that she owns millions of dollars of houses, cars, jewelry, and more others.