Ashley Cooper

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Ashley Cooper Full Name: Ashley Cooper
Nationality: Australian

Profession: Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Why Famous: Played his best year in 1958, when he won three of the four Grand Slam events (and lost in the finals in the other), becoming one of only 11 men to win three Grand Slam events in the same year.

Born: September 15, 1936 (81 years old)
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Historical Events in the Life of Ashley Cooper

  • 1957-01-28 45th Men's Australian Championships: Ashley Cooper beats Neale Fraser (6-3, 9-11, 6-4, 6-2)
  • 1957-07-05 71st Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Lew Hoad beats Ashley Cooper (6-2 6-1 6-2)
  • 1957-09-08 77th U.S. Men's National Championship: Malcolm Anderson beats Ashley Cooper (10-8, 7-5, 6-4)
  • 1958-01-27 46th Men's Australian Championships: Ashley Cooper beats Malcolm Anderson (7-5, 6-3, 6-4)
  • 1958-07-04 72nd Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Ashley Cooper beats N Fraser (3-6 6-3 6-4 13-11)
  • 1958-09-07 78th U.S. Men's National Championship: Ashley Cooper beats Malcolm Anderson (6-2, 3-6, 4-6, 10-8, 8-6)

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