Rosemary Casals

Tennis Player Rosemary Casals

Profession: Tennis Player

United States of America

Biography: Earned a reputation as a rebel in the tennis world during the 1960s. She won more than 90 tournaments and worked for the betterment of women's tennis, and became a motivating force behind many of the changes that changed tennis in the 1960s and 1970s.

Born: September 16, 1948
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Age: 74 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo

Historical Events

  • 1970-09-12 US Open Women's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: Margaret Court of Australia completes Grand Slam; beats American Rosemary Casals 6-2, 2-6, 6-1
  • 1971-09-11 US Open Women's Tennis, Forest Hills, NY: In an all-American final Billie Jean King beats doubles partner Rosemary Casals 6-4, 7-6

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