Venus Williams

Tennis Player Venus Williams Full Name: Venus Williams
Nationality:

United States of America
American

Profession: Tennis Player
Why Famous: A former World No. 1 who won four Olympic gold medals and 7 grand slam singles titles.

Born: June 17, 1980 (38 years old)
Birthplace: Lynwood, California, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini

Historical Events in the Life of Venus Williams

  • 1997-09-06 US Open Women's Tennis: Martina Hingis wins her first US title; outclasses Venus Williams 6-0, 6-4
  • 2000-07-09 107th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams beats L Davenport (6-3 7-6)
  • 2000-09-09 US Open Women's Tennis: Venus Williams wins her first US title; beats fellow American Lindsay Davenport 6-4, 7-5
  • 2001-07-08 108th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams beats Justine Henin (6-1 3-6 6-0)
  • 2001-09-08 US Open Women's Tennis: Venus Williams successfully defends title; beats younger sister Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4
  • 2002-06-09 101st Women's French Open: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-5, 6-3)
  • 2002-07-06 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats older sister Venus 7-6, 6-3 for her first Wimbledon singles title
  • 2002-07-10 10th ESPY Awards: Tiger Woods, Venus Williams win
  • 2002-09-07 US Open Women's Tennis: Serena Williams wins second US title; beats older sister Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3
  • 2003-01-26 91st Women's Australian Open: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-6, 3-6, 6-4)
  • 2003-07-05 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams successfully defends her title beating older sister Venus 4-6, 6-4, 6-2
  • 2005-07-02 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams beats fellow American Lindsay Davenport 4-6, 7-6, 9-7 for the 3rd of her 5 Wimbledon singles titles
  • 2007-07-07 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Lowest ever seeds contest final, Venus Williams (20) beats Marion Bartoli (18) 6-4, 6-1
  • 2008-07-05 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams successfully defends her title beating younger sister Serena 7-5, 6-4
  • 2017-01-28 105th Women's Australian Open: Serena Williams defeats Venus Williams 6–4, 6–4, becomes player with most wins in major tournaments (39) in open era
  • 2017-06-09 Tennis player Venus Williams causes car accident that leads to death of another passenger in Palm Beach, Florida
  • 2017-07-15 Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Garbiñe Muguruza of Spain beats Venus Williams 7-5, 6-0 for her 2nd Grand Slam title

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