John McEnroe

Tennis Player John McEnroe Full Name: John McEnroe
Nationality: American

Profession: Tennis Player
Why Famous: Former World No. 1 professional tennis player from the United States. He won seven Grand Slam singles titles (three at Wimbledon and four at the US Open), nine Grand Slam men's doubles titles, and one Grand Slam mixed doubles title. He also won a record eight season ending championships.

Born: 16th February, 1959 (57 years old)
Star Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wiesbaden, West Germany

Married Life

  • 1986-08-01 Tennis ace John McEnroe marries actress Tatum O'Neal

Historical Events in the Life of John McEnroe

  • 1979-09-09 99th Men's U.S. Open: John McEnroe beats Vitas Gerulaitis (7-5, 6-3, 6-3)
  • 1980-07-05 94th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Bjorn Borg beats John McEnroe (16 75 63 67 86)
  • 1980-09-07 100th Men's U.S. Open: U.S. Open John McEnroe beats Bjorn Borg (7-6, 6-1, 6-7, 5-7, 6-4)
  • 1981-06-22 John McEnroe exhibits a disgraceful act of misbehavior at Wimbledon
  • 1981-07-04 95th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: John McEnroe beats Bjorn Borg (4-6 7-6 7-6 6-4)
  • 1981-09-13 101st Men's U.S. Open: John McEnroe beats Bjorn Borg (4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3)
  • 1982-07-04 96th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats John McEnroe (3-6 6-3 6-7 7-6 6-4)
  • 1983-07-03 97th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: John McEnroe beats Chris Lewis (6-2 6-2 6-2)
  • 1984-06-10 54th French Men Tennis: Ivan Lendl beats John McEnroe (3-6 2-6 6-4 7-5 7-5)
  • 1984-06-10 83rd Men's French Open: Ivan Lendl beats John McEnroe (3-6, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, 7-5)
  • 1984-07-08 98th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: John McEnroe beats Jimmy Connors (6-1 6-1 6-2)
  • 1984-09-09 104th Men's U.S. Open: John McEnroe beats Ivan Lendl (6-3, 6-4, 6-1)
  • 1985-09-08 105th Men's U.S. Open: Ivan Lendl beats John McEnroe (7-6, 6-3, 6-4)
  • 1987-09-05 John McEnroe is fined $17,500 for tirades at US Tennis Open
  • 1990-01-21 John McEnroe becomes 1st ever player to be expelled from the Australian Open

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