Tony Trabert

Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion Tony Trabert Full Name: Tony Trabert [Marion Anthony Trabert]
Nationality: American

Profession: Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion
Why Famous: Considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time, he won five Grand Slam singles titles, including the French Open twice and the U.S. Open twice.

Born: August 16, 1930 (87 years old)
Star Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Married Life

  • 1953-10-26 Tennis champion Tony Trabert (23) weds beauty queen Shauna Wood at the Salt Lake Country Club in Salt Lake City, Utah

Historical Events in the Life of Tony Trabert

  • 1953-09-07 73rd U.S. Men's National Championship: Tony Trabert beats Vic Seixas (6-3, 6-2, 6-3)
  • 1954-05-29 53rd Men's French Championships: Tony Trabert beats Art Larsen (6-4, 7-5, 6-1)
  • 1955-06-04 54th Men's French Championships: Tony Trabert beats Sven Davidson (2-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2)
  • 1955-07-01 69th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Tony Trabert beats Kurt Nielsen (6-3 7-5 6-1)
  • 1955-09-11 75th U.S. Men's National Championship: Tony Trabert beats Ken Rosewall (9-7, 6-3, 6-3)

Famous Tennis Players