Roger Federer

Tennis Champion Roger Federer Full Name: Roger Federer
Nationality:

Swiss

Profession: Tennis Champion
Why Famous: Widely regarded as the greatest tennis player of all time.

He holds several men's world records of the Open Era, such as holding the world no. 1 position for 302 weeks overall (including a 237-consecutive-week stretch at the top from 2004 to 2008), winning 17 Grand Slam singles titles, and reaching each Grand Slam Final at least five times.

Born: August 8, 1981 (36 years old)
Star Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bottmingen, Switzerland

Married Life

  • 2009-04-11 Tennis player champion Roger Federer (27) weds former WTA tennis player Miroslava Vavrinec (31) in Basel, Switzerland

Historical Events in the Life of Roger Federer

  • 2003-07-06 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Australian Mark Philippoussis 7-6, 6-2, 7-6 for his first Grand Slam title
  • 2004-02-01 92nd Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Marat Safin (7-6, 6-4, 6-2)
  • 2004-07-04 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer wins the second of 5 straight Wimbledon singles titles beating Andy Roddick 4-6, 7-5, 7-6, 6-4
  • 2004-09-12 124th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Lleyton Hewitt (6-0, 7-6, 6-0)
  • 2005-07-03 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer makes it 3 straight Wimbledon titles beating American Andy Roddick 6-2, 7-6, 6-4
  • 2005-09-11 125th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andre Agassi (6-3, 2-6, 7-6, 6-1)
  • 2006-01-29 94th Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Marcos Baghdatis (5-7, 7-5, 6-0, 6-2)
  • 2006-06-11 105th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (1-6, 6-1, 6-4, 7-6)
  • 2006-07-09 120th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal (6-0 7-6 6-7 6-3)
  • 2006-09-10 126th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andy Roddick (6-2, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1)
  • 2007-01-28 95th Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Fernando Gonzalez (7-6, 6-4, 6-4)
  • 2007-06-10 106th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4)
  • 2007-07-08 121st Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal (7-6 4-6 7-6 2-6 6-2)
  • 2007-09-09 127th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Novak Đoković (7-6, 7-6, 6-4)
  • 2008-06-08 107th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (6-1, 6-3, 6-0)
  • 2008-07-06 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal ends Roger Federer's 5 year reign at Wimbledon 6-4, 6-4, 6-7, 6-7, 9-7
  • 2008-09-08 128th Men's U.S. Open: Roger Federer beats Andy Murray (6-2, 7-5, 6-2)
  • 2009-02-01 97th Men's Australian Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (7-5, 3-6, 7-6, 3-6, 6-2)
  • 2009-06-07 108th Men's French Open: Roger Federer beats Robin Soderling (6-1, 7-6, 6-4)
  • 2009-07-05 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Andy Roddick 5-7, 7-6, 7-6, 3-6, 16-14 for a record 15th Grand Slam singles title
  • 2009-09-14 129th Men's U.S. Open: Juan Martin del Potro beats Roger Federer (3-6, 7-6, 4-6, 7-6, 6-2)
  • 2010-01-31 98th Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Andy Murray (6-3, 6-4, 7-6)
  • 2011-06-05 110th Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal beats Roger Federer (7-5, 7-6, 5-7, 6-1)
  • 2012-07-08 126th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Andy Murray (4-6 7-5 6-3 6-4)
  • 2014-07-06 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković beats Roger Federer 6-7, 6-4, 7-6, 5-7, 6-4 to regain his world #1 ranking
  • 2015-07-12 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Novak Đoković successfully defends his title beating Roger Federer 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 6-3
  • 2015-09-13 135th Men's U.S. Open: Novak Đoković beats Roger Federer (6–4, 5–7, 6–4, 6–4)
  • 2017-01-29 105th Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal 6–4, 3–6, 6–1, 3–6, 6–3 to win his 18th Grand Slam
  • 2017-07-16 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 for a record 8th Wimbledon men's title
  • 2018-01-28 106th Men's Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Marin Čili 6-2 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 3-6 6-1 to win his 20th Grand Slam

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