Tennis Players in Sports History (Part 2)

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1945-06-17 Tony Roche, Australian tennis player and coach, born in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales

Tennis Player and Coach Tony Roche
Tennis Player and Coach
Tony Roche
  • 1945-06-24 Betty Stove, Netherlands, tennis player (US Doubles 1972)

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1945-07-10 Virginia Wade, English tennis star (Wimbledon 1977), born in Bournemouth, England

Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion Virginia Wade
Tennis Player and Three-Time Major Champion
Virginia Wade

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1946-07-19 Ilie Năstase, Romanian tennis player (US Open 1972), born in Bucharest, Romania

Tennis Champion Ilie Năstase
Tennis Champion
Ilie Năstase
  • 1946-12-14 Stan Smith, Pasadena, California, American tennis champ (Wimbledon 1972, US Open-1971)
  • 1948-08-18 Rudy Hartono Kurniawan, Indonesia, All-England tennis champ
  • 1949-02-06 Manuel Orantes, tennis champ (US Open-1975)
  • 1949-02-22 Olga Morozova, Russian tennis player
  • 1950-09-07 Adriano Panatta, tennis star (French 1976, Italian 1976), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1951-07-31 Evonne Goolagong Cawley, NSW Aust, tennis player (Wimbledon 1971)
  • 1951-09-08 Timothy Gullikson, Wisc, tennis player/coach (Pete Sampras)
  • 1951-09-08 Tom Gullikson, Wisc, tennis player (US mixed Doubles 1984)

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1951-10-15 Roscoe Tanner, American tennis player (Wimbledon Finals 1979), born in Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Tennis Player and Australian Open Roscoe Tanner
Tennis Player and Australian Open
Roscoe Tanner
  • 1952-01-27 Brian Gottfried, tennis star (Wimbledon Doubles 1976), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • 1952-02-17 Insook Bhushan, Seoul Korea, US table tennis player (Olympic-92)
  • 1952-03-20 Anand Armitraj, India, tennis player (Brother of ViJay)
  • 1952-04-23 Terry Moor, tennis star, born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1952-08-03 Wojtek Fibak, Poland, tennis star

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1952-08-17 Guillermo Vilas, Argentinian tennis champion (US Open-1977), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Guillermo Vilas
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Guillermo Vilas

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1952-09-02 Jimmy Connors, American tennis champion (US Open-1978, 82, 83 Wimbledon-1974, 82), born in St. Louis, Illinois

Tennis Legend Jimmy Connors
Tennis Legend
Jimmy Connors
  • 1952-11-26 Wendy Turnbell, Australia, tennis player (1979,82 US Opens Double)
  • 1953-06-20 Raul Ramirez, tennis player
  • 1953-10-09 Hank Pfister, Bakersfield Cat, tennis star
  • 1953-12-14 Vijay Amritraj, India, tennis player/actor (Octopussy)
  • 1954-05-09 Balazs Taroczy, Hungary, tennis star
  • 1954-06-13 Daniel Seemiller, Pitts, US Olympic table tennis player (Olympic-92)
  • 1954-07-26 Vitas Gerulaitis, Lithuanian American tennis star (Australia 1987), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1954-08-27 John Lloyd, England, tennis star (former husband of Chris Everet)
  • 1954-10-30 JoAnne Russell, tennis player (Wimbledon Double 1977), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1954-11-12 Paul McNamee, Australia, tennis star

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1954-12-21 [Christine] Chris Evert, tennis champion (18 singles Gram Slams, 3 doubles titles), born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert
  • 1954-12-23 Brian Teacher, tennis star, born in San Diego, California
  • 1955-01-21 Peter Fleming, NJ, tennis player (US Open Doubles 1979, 81, 83)

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1955-01-31 Virginia Ruzici, Romanian tennis star (1978 French Open champion), born in Campia Turzii, Romania

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Virginia Ruzici
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Virginia Ruzici
  • 1955-04-25 Buster Mottram, English tennis player, born in Kingston upon Thames

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1955-10-15 Victor Pecci, Paraguayan tennis star, born in Asuncion, Paraguay

Tennis Player Victor Pecci
Tennis Player
Victor Pecci

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1956-06-06 Björn Borg, Swedish tennis champion (Wimbledon 1976-79), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
  • 1956-07-03 Eddie Edwards, South Africa, tennis star

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1956-07-20 Mima Jausovec, Yugoslavian tennis player (French Open-1977), born in Maribor, Yugoslavia

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Mima Jausovec
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Mima Jausovec
  • 1956-08-10 Dianne Fromhottz, Balestrat Australia, tennis star
  • 1956-09-05 Steve Denton, tennis player (world's fastest tennis serve-138 mph)

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1956-10-18 Martina Navratilova, Czech tennis star (Wimbledon 1989,79,82-87), born in Prague, Czech Republic

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova
  • 1956-10-19 Sue Barker, tennis pro (French Open 1976)
  • 1956-10-23 Betsy Nagelsen, tennis star, born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • 1957-07-23 Harry Stefanki, Mento Park Cal, tennis star
  • 1957-10-05 Jeanne Evert, tennis player, Chris' sister
  • 1958-01-13 Ricardo Acuna, Chile, tennis star
  • 1958-03-02 Kevin Curren, South Africa, tennis star
  • 1958-03-08 Andreas Maurer, West Germany, tennis star
  • 1958-04-05 Johan Kriek, South Africa, tennis player (US Indoor 1982)
  • 1958-04-24 Fernando Luna, Spain, tennis star
  • 1958-08-16 Jose Luis, Clerc Argentina, tennis star
  • 1958-11-15 Marty Davis, American tennis star, born in San Jose, California
  • 1958-12-11 Regina Marsikova, Czech tennis player, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1959-01-20 Lea Antonoplis, West Covina Cat, tennis star
  • 1959-02-08 Heinz Gunthardt, Switzerland, tennis star

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1959-02-16 John McEnroe, American tennis great (US Open 1979-81, 84 Wimbeldon 1981, 83, 84), born in Wiesbaden, West Germany

Tennis Player John McEnroe
Tennis Player
John McEnroe
  • 1959-03-15 Eliot Teltscher, California, tennis player (US Davis Cup team)
  • 1959-03-28 Petra Delhees, Jauch Switzertand, tennis star
  • 1959-05-23 Marcella Mesker, Netherlands, tennis star
  • 1959-07-01 Anne Smith, tennis star, born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1959-07-02 Eduardo Bengoechea, Argentina, tennis star
  • 1959-08-21 Anne Hobbs, England, tennis star
  • 1959-08-21 Bud Schultz, Meriden Conn, tennis star
  • 1959-08-23 George Kalovelonis, Greek tennis player
  • 1959-10-11 Michiel Schapers, Netherlands, tennis star
  • 1959-10-31 Ann Henricksson, tennis star, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1959-11-21 Tim Wilkison, Shelby NC, tennis player (WCT Atlanta finals-1986)

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1959-11-30 Sylvia Hanika, German tennis player (Avon-1982), born in Munich, West Germany

Tennis Player Sylvia Hanika
Tennis Player
Sylvia Hanika
  • 1959-12-03 Kathy Jordan, Bryn Mawr PA, tennis player (US Opens Doubles 1981)
  • 1959-12-08 Mark Dickson, tennis star, born in Tampa, Florida
  • 1960-02-27 Andres Gomez, Ecuador, tennis pro (Madrid Grand Prix-1990)

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1960-03-07 Ivan Lendl, Czech tennis champion (US Open 1985-87), born in Ostrava, Czechoslovakia

Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion Ivan Lendl
Tennis Player and Eight-Time Major Champion
Ivan Lendl
  • 1960-03-09 Mike Leach, tennis star, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1960-03-25 Robert Green, tennis star, born in Omaha, Nebraska

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1960-05-18 Yannick Noah, French tennis player (French Open 1983), born in Sedan, France

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Yannick Noah
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Yannick Noah
  • 1960-07-27 Christina Singer, Geoppingen Germany, tennis star
  • 1960-07-27 Jo Durie, England, tennis player
  • 1960-07-31 lva Budarova, Czechoslovakia tennis star
  • 1960-08-03 Tim Mayotte, tennis player (Olympic-silver-1988), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1960-08-15 Maureen "Peanut" Louie Harper, SF, tennis player (Denver-1985)
  • 1960-09-29 Wendy White, tennis player, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1960-11-02 Rosalyn Nideffer, Durban South Africa, tennis star (1993 Futures-Midland MI)
  • 1960-12-28 John Fitzgerald, Australian tennis player, born in Cummins
  • 1960-12-31 Broderick Dyke, Australia, tennis star
  • 1961-02-10 Eva Pfaff, West Germany, tennis star
  • 1961-02-18 Alycia Moulton, tennis star, born in Sacramento, California
  • 1961-03-18 Todd Nelson, Dalles Ore, tennis star
  • 1961-03-21 Wei Wang, US table tennis player (Olympics-96), born in Beijing, China
  • 1961-05-02 Peter Doohan, Australia, tennis star
  • 1961-06-05 Ramesh Krishnan, Indian tennis star
  • 1961-07-13 Anders Jarryd, Lidkoping Sweden, tennis star
  • 1961-08-06 Mary Lou, Daniels Chicago lL, tennis star
  • 1961-08-09 Brad Gilbert, tennis star, born in Oakland, California
  • 1961-08-13 Bettine Vriesekoop, Dutch table tennis star
  • 1961-10-02 Pablo Arraya, Argentina, tennis star
  • 1961-10-22 Barbara Potter, Ct, tennis player (changed shirt on Wimbledon Court)

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