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Katarina Witt Height, Weight, Age & Boyfriend

A former figure skater, Katarina Witt had won two Olympic golds for East Germany during the peak of her career in the 1980’s. Not only that, but she had also won the European Championships six times, and the World Champions four times. She later retired from competition in 1994. Want to know more about the former Olympian? We’ve gathered more facts on her down below, so stay tuned.

Katarina Witt Personal Facts – 2024 Update

Real Name

Katarina Witt

Nick Names



Figure Skater, Actress, Television Personality, Author

Famous For

As a figure skater, Katarina Witt is best known for her two Olympic gold medals at the 1984 and 1988 Winter Olympics. In addition to that, she’s also noted for being a six-time European Champion and a four-time World Champion.

Age – How Old is He?

She is 52 years old

Birthday/Date of Birth

Her birthday is on December 3, 1965

Place of Birth/Hometown

Katarina Witt was born in Staaken, East Germany, just outside of West Berlin. Growing up, she spent her childhood in the Free State of Saxony.




She is German

Katarina Witt Height, Weight & Body Facts

How Tall – Height in Feet

She is 5’6 tall

How Tall – Height in Meters

She is 1.65 meters tall

Weight in Pounds

Her current weight is around 121 pounds

Weight in Kilograms

Her current weight is around 55 kg

Body Measurements

Her body measurements are unavailable at this time

Waist Size

Her waist size is unknown

Foot/Shoe Size

Information on her shoe size is unavailable

Eye Color


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Personal Life

Is Katarina Witt Married? 

It’s currently unknown whether or not she’s married.

Katarina Witt’s Previous Boyfriends

Katarina’s first love was a German drummer. She’d met him when she was 18 years old. Due to work, however, he had to move to a different city, and that ultimately ended their relationship.

Her second relationship was with a musician named Into Politz. They’d met in 1984 and had dated for four years before separating in 1988.

Since then, she has been romantically linked with Richard Dean Anderson, Danny Huston, Rolf Brendel, Marcus Herrman, and Alberto Tomba.


Kathe Witt


Manfred Witt


As far as we know, Katarina Witt does not have any sisters


He has a brother named Axel Witt


As far as we can tell, Katarina Witt does not have any children

High School

Growing up, she went to school in Chemnitz (formerly known as Karl-Marx-Stadt). She was a student at Kinder-und Jugendsportschule, a school that’s known for its outstanding athletes.


As far as we can tell, Katarina Witt has not gone to college.


For now, information on Katarina Witt’s salary is unavailable.

Net Worth

As of 2022, she has a net worth of 9 million



Random Facts


She enjoys acting on the side. Just last year, she made a small appearance on the TV show Legal Affairs. And more recently, she appeared in the music videos Die Toten Hosen: Scheiss Wessis and MAteria: Scheiss Ossis.

Aside from that, she enjoys listening to music and watching movies.

Favorite Food

She likes chocolate but doesn’t eat it too often. She tries to lean more toward lean proteins, fruits, and vegetables.

Favorite Actor


Favorite Book


Favorite Movie


Favorite TV Show


Favorite Music Artists


Favorite Sports

Figure Skating


Born on December 3, she is a Sagittarius

Phone Number

This information is currently unknown


This information is currently unknown

Katarina Witt’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames

Katarina Witt’s Instagram Username

Katarina Witt posts regularly on Instagram. As of April 2022, she has over 62K followers. Not all of her posts are in English, however. Some are in German, though she does try to balance the two out.

Katarina Witt’s Facebook Account

Katarina Witt has over 109K followers on her official Facebook page. And just like her Instagram account, some posts are in German.

Katarina Witt’s Youtube Channel

Katarina Witt does not have a YouTube channel, as far as we can tell

Katarina Witt’s Twitter Username

Katarina Witt has over 53K followers on Twitter. Unlike her other social media accounts, however, the majority of her tweets are in German.

Katarina Witt’s Snapchat Username 

Katarina Witt is not active on Snapchat.

Other Interesting Facts:

  • After winning her first Olympic gold in 1984, she took a prolonged break, before returning for a second gold medal at the 1988 Winter Games
  • She has written and co-produced several ice skating shows along with Elisabeth Gottmann

  • A few years after her second Olympic victory, she retired from competitive figure skating in 1994
  • She spent three years touring in the US after winning the 1988 Calgary Olympics

  • She lent her voice to Marilyn in the German animated film Friends Over (original title: Mullewapp)

  • She was very upset about Kamila Valieva’s doping scandal at the 2022 Winter Olympics

  • She published an autobiography titled, ‘My Years Between Compulsories and Freestyle’ in 1994

  • She posed nude for Playboy magazine – the photos were published in December 1998 and it became the second ever sold-out issue of the magazine

  • She likes to wear well-made clothes that are comfy yet stylish

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