Maria Bueno

Tennis Champion Maria Bueno Full Name: Maria Bueno
Nationality: Brazilian

Profession: Tennis Champion
Why Famous: First women to win all four Grand Slam double titles in one calendar year. She won 19 major titles, including the US Open Singles four times and Wimbledon Singles three times.

Born: October 11, 1939 (77 years old)
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

Historical Events in the Life of Maria Bueno

  • 1959-07-04 66th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Maria Bueno beats Darlene Hard (6-4 6-3)
  • 1959-09-13 73rd U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Christine Truman Janes (6-1, 6-4)
  • 1960-09-17 74th U.S. Women's National Championship: Darlene Hard beats Maria Bueno (6-4, 10-12, 6-4)
  • 1963-09-08 77th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Margaret Court (7-5, 6-4)
  • 1964-05-30 63rd Women's French Championships: Margaret Court beats Maria Bueno (5-7, 6-1, 6-2)
  • 1964-07-04 71st Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Maria Bueno beats Margaret Court (64 79 63)
  • 1964-09-13 78th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Carole Caldwell Graebner (6-1, 6-0)
  • 1965-02-01 53rd Women's Australian Championships: Margaret Court beats Maria Bueno (5-7, 6-4, 5-2 ret.)
  • 1965-07-03 72nd Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Margaret Smith beats Maria Bueno (6-4 7-5)
  • 1966-07-02 73rd Wimbledon Women's Tennis Singles: Billie Jean King (Miss Moffat) beats Maria Bueno (6-3 3-6 6-1)
  • 1966-09-12 80th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maria Bueno beats Nancy Richey (6-3, 6-1)

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