Profession: Tennis Player
Why Famous: Won 30 Grand Slam titles, 19 of which were in women's doubles and mixed doubles at Wimbledon, an all-time record for those two events.
- 1926-08-23 40th U.S. Women's National Championship: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (4-6, 6-4, 9-7)
- 1930-07-04 43rd Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody beats Elizabeth Ryan (6-2 6-2)
- 1934-07-07 Elizabeth Ryan wins her 12th Wimbledon doubles championship