Elizabeth Ryan

Tennis Player Elizabeth Ryan Full Name: Elizabeth Ryan
Nationality:

United States of America
American

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.

Born: February 5, 1891
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, USA
Star Sign: Aquarius

Died: July 5, 1979 (aged 88)

Historical Events in the Life of Elizabeth Ryan

  • 1926-08-23 40th U.S. Women's National Championship: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory beats Elizabeth Ryan (4-6, 6-4, 9-7)
  • 1930-07-05 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Helen Moody wins 4th straight Wimbledon singles beating fellow American Elizabeth Ryan 6-2, 6-2
  • 1934-07-06 American doubles specialist Elizabeth Ryan wins her 12th Wimbledon doubles title as she and Simone Mathieu of France defend their crown 6-3, 6-3 vs Dorothy Andrus & Sylvie Henrotin

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