Boris Becker

Tennis Legend Boris Becker Full Name: Boris Becker
Nationality:

German

Profession: Tennis Legend
Why Famous: Former World No. 1 professional tennis player and six-time Grand Slam singles champion. He is the youngest-ever winner of the men's singles title at Wimbledon at the age of 17.

Born: November 22, 1967 (50 years old)
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leimen, Germany

Married Life

  • 1993-12-17 Tennis star Boris Becker (26) weds designer Barbara Feltus (27)
  • 2009-06-12 Tennis ace Boris Becker (41) weds model Sharlely Kerssenberg in St Moritz, Switzerland

Historical Events in the Life of Boris Becker

  • 1985-07-07 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Boris Becker beats South African Kevin Curren 6-3, 6-7, 7-6, 6-4 to become the youngest man (17) to win a Wimbledon singles title
  • 1986-07-06 100th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Boris Becker successfully defends his title beating Ivan Lendl 6-4, 6-3, 7-5
  • 1988-07-04 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Stefan Edberg of Sweden wins his first of 2 Wimbledon singles titles beating Boris Becker 4-6, 7-6, 6-4, 6-2
  • 1989-07-09 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Boris Becker of Germany beats Sweden's Stefan Edberg 6-0, 7-6, 6-4 for his 3rd and last Wimbledon title
  • 1989-09-10 109th Men's U.S. Open: Boris Becker beats Ivan Lendl (7-6, 1-6, 6-3, 7-6)
  • 1990-07-08 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Stefan Edberg beats Boris Becker 6-2, 6-2, 3-6, 3-6, 6-4 for his 2nd Wimbledon singles crown
  • 1991-01-18 Longest tennis match at the Australian Open, Boris Becker beats Italy's Omar Camporese in 5 hours & 11 mins
  • 1991-01-27 79th Men's Australian Open: Boris Becker beats Ivan Lendl (1-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4)
  • 1991-07-07 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: In the first ever all-German final Michael Stich beats Boris Becker 6-4, 7-6, 6-4
  • 1995-07-09 109th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Pete Sampras beats Boris Becker (67 62 64 62)
  • 1996-01-28 84th Men's Australian Open: Boris Becker beats Michael Chang (6-2, 6-4, 2-6, 6-2)

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