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Margaret Smith Court

Full Name: Margaret Smith Court
Nationality: Australian

Profession: Tennis Legend
Why Famous: The first woman during the open era to win the singles Grand Slam (all four majors in the same calendar year), she won a record 24 of those titles during her career. She also won 19 women's doubles and 21 mixed doubles titles, giving her a record 64 Major titles overall.

Born: 16th July, 1942 (73 years old)
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Albury, New South Wales, Australia

Historical Events in the Life of Margaret Smith Court

1973-05-13 - Bobby Riggs beat Margaret Smith Court in Mother's Day match in Calif

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