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Victor Pecci

Tennis Player Victor Pecci

Profession: Tennis Player

Nationality:
Paraguay
Paraguayan

Why Famous: Famous for reaching the 1979 French Open final. After beating Jimmy Connors in the semi-finals, he lost to Bjorn Borg in the finals.

Born: October 15, 1955
Birthplace: Asuncion, Paraguay
Age: 65 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Libra

Historical Events

  • 1979-06-11 French Open Men's Tennis: Bj√∂rn Borg wins 2nd of 4 straight French titles and 6 overall; beats Victor Pecci of Paraguay 6-3, 6-1, 6-7, 6-4

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