Profession: Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion
Why Famous: Considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time, he won five Grand Slam singles titles, including the French Open twice and the U.S. Open twice.
- 1953-10-26 Tennis champion Tony Trabert (23) weds beauty queen Shauna Wood at the Salt Lake Country Club in Salt Lake City, Utah
- 1953-09-07 US Men's National Championship: Tony Trabert beats fellow American Vic Seixas 6-3, 6-2, 6-3
- 1954-05-29 53rd Men's French Championships: Tony Trabert beats Art Larsen (6-4, 7-5, 6-1)
- 1955-06-04 54th Men's French Championships: Tony Trabert beats Sven Davidson (2-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-2)
- 1955-07-01 Wimbledon Men's Tennis: American Tony Trabert beats Kurt Nielsen of Denmark 6-3, 7-5, 6-1 for his only Wimbledon success
- 1955-09-11 75th U.S. Men's National Championship: Tony Trabert beats Ken Rosewall (9-7, 6-3, 6-3)