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Maxwell Woosnam (1892 - 1965)

Great English sportsman ~ in the 1920s he captained Manchester City, played tennis at Wimbledon, led the Davis Cup team, and scored a century at Lord's. Maxwell "Max" Woosnam (6 September 1892 ...

8/5/2015

Ham Richardson (1933 - 2006)

Hamilton Farrar "Ham" Richardson (August 24, 1933 – November 5, 2006) was an American tennis player, who was active in the 1950s and 1960s. Life[edit] Richardson was born in Baton Rouge, Lou...

7/23/2015

Juan Mónaco MP

"Pico"

Juan Mónaco (n. 29 de marzo de 1984 en Tandil, Argentina) es un tenista profesional argentino desde el 2002 y sus entrenadores son Diego Junqueira & Mariano Zabaleta. Ganó 8 título...

7/15/2015

Gene Scott (1937 - 2006)

"Gene Scott"

) Eugene Lytton Scott (December 28, 1937 – March 20, 2006) was an American tennis player of the 1960s. He was the founder (1974) editor and publisher of the magazine Tennis Week. The combi...

5/21/2015

Malcolm Whitman (1877 - 1932)

Malcolm "Mal" Douglass Whitman (born March 15, 1877, New York – December 28, 1932, New York) was a co-World No. 1 male American tennis player.

5/5/2015

Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856 - 1915)

Frederick Winslow Taylor (March 20, 1856 – March 21, 1915) was an American mechanical engineer who sought to improve industrial efficiency. He was one of the first management consultants. Tayl...

4/26/2015

Jose Luis Pasarell was Puerto Rico's tennis champion in 1939.

4/20/2015

Dorothy Cheney (1916 - 2014)

Dorothy "Dodo" May Sutton Bundy Cheney (September 1, 1916 – November 23, 2014) was an American tennis player from her youth into her 90s. She played most of her tennis at the Los Angeles Tenni...

3/26/2015

May Sutton (1886 - 1975)

May Godfrey Sutton (September 25, 1886 – October 4, 1975) was a female American tennis champion who was active during the first decades of the 20th century. At age 17 she won the singles title...

3/26/2015

Tom Bundy (1881 - 1945)

Thomas Clark Bundy (October 8, 1881 – October 13, 1945) was a tennis player from the Los Angeles, California, United States. Tennis career Bundy won the All-Comers final, but finished runn...

3/26/2015

Pete Sampras MP

"Peter"

Pete Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American retired tennis player and former world no. 1 of Greek and Jewish descent. During his 14-year tour career, he won 14 Grand Slam singles titles, becom...

2/18/2015

Charlie (Jr.) is a descendent of one of the great Puerto Rican writers Manuel Zeno Gandia. His family's name has been synonymous with tennis in Puerto Rico since the 1930s. Apart from his father Charle...

10/18/2014

Charlie is a descendent of one of the great Puerto Rican writers Manuel Zeno Gandia. His family's name has been synonymous with tennis in Puerto Rico since the 1930s. Apart from his father Charles Seni...

10/18/2014

Billie Jean King MP

"Wilhelmi J Moffitt King"

Billie Jean King is best known for her long and successful tennis career and as an advocate for sexual equality. Billie Jean King was born November 22, 1943 in Long Beach, California. Billie Jean beg...

9/25/2014

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9/13/2014

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9/13/2014

Boris Franz Becker (German pronunciation: [ˈbɔʁɪs ˈbɛkɐ]; born 22 November 1967) is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player from Germany and c...

9/8/2014

Vane Hungerford Pennell MP (1876 - 1939)

Vane Hungerford Pennell (August 16, 1876 – June 17, 1938) English rackets and real tennis player who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics for Great Britain. Educated at Eton, Charterhouse an...

9/1/2014

Víctor Pecci (15 de octubre de 1955) es un extenista profesional de Paraguay, nacido en Asunción. Pecci es considerado el mejor tenista paraguayo en la historia. Llegó a ocupar el ...

4/19/2014

Jay Gould, II (1888 - 1935)

Jay Gould II (September 1, 1888 – January 26, 1935) was an American real tennis player and a grandson of the railroad magnate Jay Gould. He was the world champion (1914–1916) and the Ol...

3/19/2014

Jinx Falkenburg MP (1919 - 2003)

"Jinx"

Eugenia Lincoln "Jinx" Falkenburg (21 January 1919 – 27 August 2003) was an actress, expert swimmer and tennis star, and one of the highest-paid and most ubiquitous cover-girl models in the ...

3/7/2014

Joy Mowbray-Green (1913 - 2006)

Joy Mowbray-Green married Henry Cecil John Hunt, Baron Hunt in 1936. She played tennis at Wimbledon from 1933 to 1936. she was a natural athlete and became a competent climber, sharing many of Hunt's m...

2/17/2014

Frank Hadow (1855 - 1946)

Patrick Francis (Frank) Hadow (24 January 1855 – 29 June 1946) was a former World No. 1 English tennis player, who won the Wimbledon championship in 1878. Personal life Born 24 January 185...

2/16/2014

Kenneth Cecil Gandar-Dower (31 August 1908 – 12 February 1944) was a leading English sportsman, aviator, explorer and author. Born at his parents' home in Regent's Park, London, Gandar-Dower...

2/11/2014

Kathleen Atkinson (1875 - 1957)

Kathleen Gill Atkinson (November 5, 1875 – April 30, 1957 in Maplewood, New Jersey) was an American tennis player of the end of the 19th Century/start of the 20th Century. With her older sis...

2/4/2014

Juliette Atkinson (1873 - 1944)

Juliette Paxton Atkinson Buxton (April 15, 1873 – January 12, 1944) was an American female tennis player. She was born in Rahway, New Jersey, United States. Biography Atkinson was the daug...

2/4/2014

Elwood Cooke (1913 - 2004)

Elwood Thomas Cooke (July 5, 1913 in Ogden, Utah – April 16, 2004 in Apopka, Florida) was an amateur American tennis player in the 1930s and 1940s.

9/18/2013

Sarah Hammond Palfrey MP (1912 - 1996)

Sarah Hammond Palfrey Danzig (September 18, 1912 – February 27, 1996) was a female tennis player from the United States. Obituary:

9/18/2013

Eleonora Randolph Sears (1881 - 1968)

Eleonora Randolph Sears (September 28, 1881, Boston – March 16, 1968 Palm Beach) was an American tennis player of the interwar period. In addition, she was a champion squash player, and promin...

6/12/2013
     

Stanley Norwood Doust (1879 - 1961)

Stanley Norwood Doust (29 March 1879 – 13 December 1961) was an Australian-born tennis player who captained his nation's Davis Cup team and was winner of the Mixed Doubles Trophy at Wimbledon....

2/2/2013

Andrew Nicholas Castle (born 15 November 1963) is an English retired tennis professional, former British No. 1, and now a television presenter. Biography Castle was born in Epsom, Surrey. His...

1/21/2013

) Richard Dudley "Dick" Sears (b. October 16, 1861 d. April 8, 1943 both in Boston) – was an American male tennis player. He was the son of Frederic Richard Sears and Albertina Homer Shelton. ...

9/13/2012

Frederick John Perry MP (1909 - 1995)

Frederick John Perry (18 May 1909 – 2 February 1995) was a championship-winning English tennis and table tennis player who won 10 Majors including eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams. Perry won ...

9/12/2012

Whitelaw Reid (1913 - 2009)

) Whitelaw Reid (July 26, 1913 – April 18, 2009) was an American journalist who later served as editor, president and chairman of the family-owned New York Herald Tribune. An avid sportsman th...

9/10/2012

Andy Murray is a Scottish professional tennis player. Murray is the first British player to reach the Wimbledon men's singles final in the open era for over 75 years, as well as the first British p...

7/28/2012

Arthur Gore Born: January 02, 1868 Lyndhurst, Hampshire, England Died: December 01, 1928 International Tennis Hall of Fame Holding the record for most tournament appearances at Wimbledon with 3...

7/1/2012

Spencer William Gore MP (1850 - 1906)

Spencer Gore - Born: 10/3/1850 Died: 19/4/1906 Spencer Gore was the first winner of a Grand Slam title at Wimbledon in 1877. Gore, an old Harrovian, was born and bred in Wimbledon and was a good all ...

6/30/2012

Lilian Mary Watson (c.1858 - d.)

Lilian Watson (17 September 1857 – 27 May 1918) was an English female tennis player. Her sister was Maud Watson, the first female Wimbledon champion. In 1884, she was defeated by Maud at the L...

6/30/2012

Maud Edith Eleanor Watson MP (1864 - 1946)

Maud Edith Eleanor Watson (9 October 1864 – 5 June 1946 in Charmouth, Dorset) was an English tennis player and the first female Wimbledon champion. She was born in Harrow, London, the daughter...

6/30/2012

Vere St. Leger Goold MP (1853 - 1909)

Vere St. Leger Goold (2 October 1853 in Waterford, Ireland - 8 September 1909 Devil's Island, French Guiana penal colony) was an Irish tennis player. He quickly faded from the game and ended his life i...

6/28/2012

Ernest James Renshaw (1861 - 1899)

"James Ernest"

Ernest James Renshaw (3 January 1861 in Leamington Spa – 2 September 1899 at his home in Waltham St. Lawrence) was an English tennis player. Together with his twin brother William Renshaw , Er...

6/27/2012

William Charles Renshaw (1861 - 1904)

"Willie"

William "Willie" Charles Renshaw (3 January 1861 in Leamington, Warwickshire – 12 August 1904 in Swanage, Dorset) was a British male tennis player active during the late 19th century. He was one...

6/27/2012

John Thorneycroft Hartley (9 January 1849 – 21 August 1935) was an English tennis player - the only clergyman to win Wimbledon. Born in Tong, Shropshire Winner of the All Comer's Final - 1879 ...

6/27/2012

Rod Laver is a former tennis player from Australia. He was the World No.1 tennis player for seven consecutive years. He is also the only tennis player who has won Grand Slam singles title twice; first ...

6/21/2012

Charlotte Reinagle Sterry MP (1870 - 1966)

""Chattie""

Charlotte Cooper Sterry nee Cooper (1870-1966) "All time tennis legend, five times Wimbledon Ladies Singles champion and first woman ever to become an Olympic Champion Charlotte Reinagle Cooper w...

6/8/2012

Aaron Krickstein (born August 2, 1967), nicknamed "Marathon Man",[1] is an American former professional tennis player, who competed on the ATP Tour from 1983 to 1996. Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan,[2] ...

6/5/2012

Marion Farquhar (1879 - 1965)

) Marion Jones Farquhar (born November 2, 1879 in Gold Hill, Nevada, USA – March 14, 1965) is a former American female tennis player. She won the women's singles titles at the 1899 and 1902 U....

4/27/2012

Margaret Phipps (1888 - 1968)

Enshrined in the Colorado Tennis Hall of Fame for winning 3 State Doubles titles and bringing some of world's best players to the state to compete, give exhibitions & teach young people the game

4/23/2012

Carlos "Charlie" R. Pasarell y Ventura, Sr. MP (c.1918 - d.)

"Charles", "Charlie"

By George, I think, I´ve got it!!!! Carlos "Charlie" R. Pasarell y Ventura, Sr. is Dacio Pasarell Torres' second cousin once removed. Dacio Pasarell Torres → Jose Benigno Pasarell M...

2/12/2012

Dora was the Manager of the Puerto Rican Recreation & Touristic office and also, Owner of Caribbean Medical Supplies, as well as, a World Class Tennis player herself. Charlie is a descendent of one o...

2/12/2012

Helen Hull Jacobs (1908 - 1997)

Helen Hull Jacobs (August 6, 1908 – June 2, 1997) was a World No. 1 American female tennis player who won ten Grand Slam titles. She was born in Globe, Arizona, United States. Tennis caree...

2/11/2012

Don Budge (1915 - 2000)

John Donald ("Don" or "Donnie") Budge (June 13, 1915 – January 26, 2000) was an American tennis champion who was a World No. 1 player for five years, first as an amateur and then as a professi...

2/10/2012

Helen Wills Moody (1905 - 1998)

Helen Newington Wills Roark (October 6, 1905 – January 1, 1998), also known as Helen Wills Moody, was an American tennis player. She has been described as "the first American born woman to ach...

2/4/2012

Roger Federer (German pronunciation: [ˈfeːdərər]; born 8 August 1981) is a Swiss professional tennis player who as of July 2012 is ranked World number 1 by the ATP. Federe...

1/26/2012

One of the most successful and high-profile players in the history of tennis, John McEnroe won seventeen Grand Slam titles, seventy-seven career single titles, and seventy-seven doubles titles througho...

12/9/2011

Neville Stephen Bulwer-Lytton, 3rd Earl of Lytton, OBE (6 February 1879–9 February 1951) was a British military officer and artist. He was a son of Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton...

9/20/2011

Alice Marble (b. September 28, 1913, Beckwourth, California – d. December 13, 1990, Palm Springs, California) was a World No. 1 American tennis player who won 18 Grand Slam championships (1936...

8/13/2011

Andrew Stephen "Andy" Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is an American professional tennis player and a former World No. 1. He is the top-ranked American player, and the only American inside the ATP Top 1...

1/19/2011

Margaret Osborne du Pont (1918 - 2012)

Margaret Osborne duPont (born Margaret Evelyn Osborne; March 4, 1918 – October 24, 2012) was a World No. 1 American female tennis player. DuPont won a total of 37 singles, women's doubles, a...

11/16/2010

Alphonzo Edward Bell, Sr. MP (1875 - 1947)

Alphonzo Edward Bell Sr. (September 29, 1875 – December 27, 1947) was an American oil multi-millionaire, real estate developer, philanthropist, and champion tennis player. The westside Los Ang...

9/22/2010

Marian McCargo (1932 - 2004)

"Marian McCargo Bell", "Marian Moses"

Biography for Marian McCargo More at IMDbPro » Date of Birth 18 March 1932, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA Date of Death 7 April 2004, Santa Monica, California, USA (pancreatic cancer) Mini B...

9/21/2010

Ellsworth H. Vines, Jr. (1911 - 1994)

Biography Vines attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, where he played on the freshman basketball team.[1] In the amateur ranks Vines won three Grand Slam tourna...

3/18/2010

Grace Roosevelt (1867 - 1945)

Grace Walton Roosevelt (married name Appleton Clark) (June 3, 1867 – November 29, 1945) was a right-handed American tennis player of the end of the 19th century, born in Hyde Park, New York. ...

7/20/2009

Ellen Crosby Roosevelt (1868 - 1954)

Ellen Crosby Roosevelt (August 20, 1868 in Rosendale, New York– September 26, 1954 in Hyde Park, New York) was an American tennis player. She won the women's singles title and the women's do...

4/6/2009

Ha obtenido el mejor ranking profesional en la historia del tenis de Uruguay. Ganó sólo un título en 1985, pero dice que disfrutó y padeció las batallas de la Copa Da...

4/2/2009

Robert "Bob" Falkenburg (Nova Iorque, 29 de janeiro de 1926 ) foi campeão de tênis no torneio de Wimbledon em 1948. É um bem-sucedido empresário estadunidense com atua...

3/11/2009

Nancy Ann Chaffee (1929 - 2002)

Find a Grave Birth: Mar. 6, 1929 Ventura Ventura County California, USA Death: Aug. 12, 2002 Coronado San Diego County California, USA Nancy Ann Chaffee became one of the greatest pro tennis fe...

2/28/2009

Lindsay Ann Davenport (born June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California) is a former World No. 1 American professional tennis player. She has won three Grand Slam singles tournaments and an Olympic gold m...

1/13/2009

on left in profile photo Gottfried Alexander Maximilian Walter Kurt Freiherr von Cramm (7 July 1909, Nettlingen – 8 November 1976) was a German amateur tennis champion and twice French Open ...

1/5/2009

Robert Larimore Riggs MP (1918 - 1995)

Robert Riggs February 25, 1918-October 25, 1995 Parents: Gideon Riggs 1867- Robert, better known as Bobby Riggs, was a 1930s-40s tennis player who was the World No. 1 or the co-World No. 1 player f...

10/17/2008

Nathaniel William Niles (1886 - 1932)

Nathaniel William Niles (July 5, 1886 – July 11, 1932) was an American tennis player and figure skater who competed in single skating, pair skating, and ice dancing between 1914 and 1932. ...

10/14/2008

Andre Agassi MP

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Andre Kirk Agassi is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player from the United States and is generally considered by critics and fellow players to be one of the greatest tennis players of all tim...

1/29/2008

Francis Xavier Shields (1909 - 1975)

"Frank"

Francis Xavier ("Frank") Shields (November 18, 1909, in New York City - August 19, 1975, in New York City) was an outstanding amateur American tennis player of the 1920s and 1930s. Tennis career ...

1/29/2008

Björn Rune Borg , born June 6, 1956 in Södertälje, Stockholm County, is a Swedish tennis player, one of the world leaders in the sport of all time. /Född 6 juni 1956 i S�...

1/26/2008

Hazel Virginia Wightman (1886 - 1974)

"Queen Mother of American Tennis"

Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (December 20, 1886 – December 5, 1974) was a female American tennis player and founder of the Wightman Cup, a annual team competition for British and American women. ...

12/21/2007

Clarence Munroe Clark (1859 - 1937)

Clarence Munroe Clark (August 27, 1859 - June 29, 1937) was an American tennis player active near the end of the 19th century. Born in Germantown, Pennsylvania, he was part of a distinguished f...

11/11/2007

Amos Niven Wilder (1895 - 1993)

Amos Niven Wilder (September 18, 1895 Madison, Wisconsin - May 4, 1993) was an American poet, minister, and theology professor. Life He studied two years at Oberlin College (1913–191...

11/10/2007

Joseph Sill Clark, Sr. (1861 - 1956)

He was a graduate of Harvard University, 1883; Law School of University of Pennsylvania, 1885. He was a lawyer. Residence, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pa. ---------------------------------------...

8/23/2007

Patrick Bowes-Lyon, (Major.) MP (1863 - 1946)

Patrick Bowes-Lyon (5 March 1863 in Belgravia, Middlesex – 5 October 1946 in Westerham, Kent) was a British tennis player, barrister and uncle of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, mother of Elizabeth II. Ha...

4/1/2007

Kung Gustaf V av Sverige MP (1858 - 1950)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Find a Grave Johann the Younger #2119 Wikipedia: English Svenska Norsk

2/13/2007

Ogden Mills Phipps (1908 - 2002)

Ogden Phipps (November 26, 1908 - April 21, 2002) was an American stockbroker, court tennis champion and Hall of Fame member, thoroughbred horse racing executive and owner/breeder, and an art collect...

2/11/2007