Andre Agassi

Tennis Legend Andre Agassi Full Name: Andre Agassi
Nationality: American

Profession: Tennis Legend
Why Famous: One of the game's most dominant players from the early 1990s to the mid-2000s, and considered to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He has been called the best service returner in the history of the game, and was one of tennis' most charismatic players. He is credited for helping to revive the popularity of tennis during the 1990s. He won eight majors and an Olympic gold medal.

Born: April 29, 1970 (47 years old)
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Married Life

  • 1997-04-19 Tennis player champion Andre Agassi (26) weds actress and model Brooke Shields (31) in Monterey, California
  • 2001-10-22 Tennis champion Andre Agassi (31) weds fellow tennis champion Steffi Graf (32) in Las Vegas, Nevada

Historical Events in the Life of Andre Agassi

  • 1990-06-10 89th Men's French Open: Andres Gomez beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4)
  • 1990-09-09 110th Men's U.S. Open: 19 year old Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-4, 6-3, 6-2)
  • 1991-06-09 90th Men's French Open: Jim Courier beats Andre Agassi (3-6, 6-4, 2-6, 6-1, 6-4)
  • 1994-09-11 114th Men's U.S. Open: Andre Agassi beats Michael Stich (6-1, 7-6, 7-5)
  • 1995-01-29 83rd Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Pete Sampras (4-6, 6-1, 7-6, 6-4)
  • 1995-09-10 115th Men's U.S. Open: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-4, 6-3, 4-6, 7-5)
  • 1999-06-06 98th Men's French Open: Andre Agassi beats Andrei Medvedev (1-6, 2-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4)
  • 1999-07-04 113th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-3 6-4 7-5)
  • 1999-09-12 119th Men's U.S. Open: Andre Agassi beats Todd Martin (6-4, 6-7, 6-7, 6-3, 6-2)
  • 2000-01-30 88th Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Yevgeny Kafelnikov (3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4)
  • 2001-01-28 89th Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Arnaud Clement (6-4, 6-2, 6-2)
  • 2002-09-08 122nd Men's U.S. Open: Pete Sampras beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 6-4, 5-7, 6-4)
  • 2003-01-26 91st Men's Australian Open: Andre Agassi beats Rainer Schuttler (6-2, 6-2, 6-1)
  • 2003-04-28 Andre Agassi recaptures the world no. 1 ranking to become the oldest top-ranked male in the history of the ATP rankings (33 years, 13 days)
  • 2005-09-11 125th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1)

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