Betty Nuthall

Tennis Player Betty Nuthall

Profession: Tennis Player


Why Famous: Known for her powerful forehand, she won the 1930 U.S. Open and was ranked in the world top ten in 1927, 1929 through 1931, and 1933.

Born: May 23, 1911
Birthplace: Surbiton, England
Star Sign: Gemini

Died: November 8, 1983 (aged 72)

Events in the Life of Betty Nuthall

  • 1927-08-30 41st U.S. Women's National Championship: Helen Wills Moody beats Betty Nuthall Shoemaker (6-1, 6-4)
  • 1930-08-23 44th U.S. Women's National Championship: Betty Nuthall Shoemaker beats Anna McCune Harper (6-1, 6-4)
  • 1931-05-31 36th Women's French Championships: Cilly Aussem beats Betty Nuthall (8-6, 6-1)

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