Famous Tennis Players in History (Part 8)

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  • 1978-10-31 Martin Verkerk, Dutch tennis player, born in Leiderdorp, Netherlands
  • 1978-11-22 Magdalena Grzybowska, Polish tennis star (1995 Futures Slovakia), born in Poznań, Poland
  • 1978-12-14 Patty Schnyder, Swiss tennis player, born in Basel, Switzerland
  • 1978-12-15 Henrietta Nagyova, Nove Zamky Slovakia, tennis star (ITF/Cali-COL)
  • 1979-02-02 Petra Cada, Canadian table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1979-02-28 Ivo Karlović, Croatian tennis player, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1979-03-19 Ivan Ljubičić, Croatian tennis player
  • 1979-04-13 Meghann Shaughnessy, American tennis player, born in Richmond, Virginia
  • 1979-07-05 Amélie Mauresmo, French tennis player (Australian Open, Wimbledon 2006), born in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France
  • 1979-07-24 Anne-Gaëlle Sidot, French tennis player
  • 1979-08-30 Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentine tennis player, born in Ciudad Evita, Argentina
  • 1979-10-10 Nicolás Massú, Chilean tennis player, born in Viña del Mar, Chile
  • 1979-12-28 James Blake, American tennis player, born in Yonkers, New York City
  • 1980-01-21 Aubrie Rippner, tennis star (1995 USTA National Girls 18), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980-01-27 Marat Safin, Russian tennis player (US Open 2000, Australian Open 2005), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1980-02-12 Juan Carlos Ferrero, Spanish tennis player, born in Ontinyent, Spain
  • 1980-04-27 Sybille Bammer, Austrian tennis player, born in Linz, Austria

Person of interestVenus Williams

1980-06-17 Venus Williams, American tennis star considered one of the all-time greats of women's tennis, born in Lynwood, California

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • 1980-06-23 Francesca Schiavone, Italian tennis player (French Open 2010), born in Milan, Italy
  • 1980-07-19 Xavier Malisse, Belgian tennis player
  • 1980-07-29 Fernando González, Chilean tennis player
  • 1980-08-08 Sabine Klaschka, German tennis player

Person of interestMartina Hingis

1980-09-30 Martina Hingis, Swiss tennis player (5 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Košice, Slovakia

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis
  • 1981-01-18 Olivier Rochus, Belgian tennis player, born in Namur, Belgium
  • 1981-01-27 Alicia Molik, Australian tennis player
  • 1981-02-24 Lleyton Hewitt, Australian tennis player (US Open 2001, Wimbledon 2002), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1981-02-28 Florent Serra, French tennis player, born in Bordeaux, France
  • 1981-04-24 Taylor Dent, American tennis player, born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1981-05-22 Jürgen Melzer, Austrian tennis player

Person of interestAnna Kournikova

1981-06-07 Anna Kournikova, Russian tennis player (Australian Open doubles 1999, 2002), born in Moscow, Russia

Tennis Player Anna Kournikova
Tennis Player
Anna Kournikova
  • 1981-06-16 Benjamin Becker, German tennis player
  • 1981-07-08 Anastasia Myskina, Russian tennis player (2004 French Open), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1981-07-23 Jarkko Nieminen, Finnish tennis player

Person of interestRoger Federer

1981-08-08 Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player (20 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Bottmingen, Switzerland

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
  • 1981-08-09 Li Jiawei, Singaporean Olympic table tennis player
  • 1981-09-05 Filippo Volandri, Italian tennis player, born in Livorno, Italy
  • 1981-09-20 Feliciano López, Spanish tennis player

Person of interestSerena Williams

1981-09-26 Serena Williams, American tennis player (23 Grand Slam titles), born in Saginaw, Michigan

Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams
  • 1981-10-15 Elena Dementieva, Russian tennis player
  • 1981-12-09 Mardy Fish, American tennis player, born in Edina, Minnesota
  • 1982-01-01 David Nalbandian, Argentine tennis player (ATP Finals 2005; Wimbledon 2002 runner-up), born in Unquillo, Argentina
  • 1982-01-12 Paul-Henri Mathieu, French tennis player, born in Strasbourg, France
  • 1982-01-13 Guillermo Coria, Argentine tennis player
  • 1982-02-24 Klára Zakopalová, Czech tennis player
  • 1982-02-25 Flavia Pennetta, Italian tennis player (US open 2015), born in Brindisi, Italy

Person of interestLi Na

1982-02-26 Li Na, Chinese tennis player (French Open 2011, Australian Open 2014), born in Wuhan, China

Tennis Player Li Na
Tennis Player
Li Na
  • 1982-04-02 David Ferrer, Spanish tennis player (World #3 2013; Davis Cup champion Spain 2008, 09, 11; French Open 2013 runner-up; 23 ATP titles), born in Xàbia, Alicante, Spain
  • 1982-05-01 Tommy Robredo, Spanish tennis player (12 ATP titles), born in Hostalric, Spain
  • 1982-05-16 Łukasz Kubot, Polish tennis player
  • 1982-06-01 Justine Henin, Belgian tennis player (7 x Grand Slam singles titles; Olympic gold 2004; WTA Tour C'ship 2006, 07; 43 x WTA singles titles), born in Liège, Belgium
  • 1982-06-08 Nadia Petrova, Russian tennis player
  • 1982-06-25 Mikhail Youzhny, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1982-07-01 Joachim Johansson, Swedish tennis player (3 ATP titles), born in Lund, Sweden
  • 1982-08-05 Ryu Seung Min, Korean table tennis player

Person of interestAndy Roddick

1982-08-30 Andy Roddick, American tennis player (2003 US Open), born in Austin, Texas

Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion Andy Roddick
Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion
Andy Roddick
  • 1982-09-19 Eleni Daniilidou, Greek tennis player, born in Chania, Crete, Greece
  • 1982-10-07 Robby Ginepri, American tennis player, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • 1982-12-12 Dmitry Tursunov, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow
  • 1983-02-18 Roberta Vinci, Italian tennis player (5 Grand Slam doubles titles), born in Taranto, Italy
  • 1983-04-23 Daniela Hantuchová, Slovakian tennis player, born in Poprad, Czechoslovakia
  • 1983-05-09 Gilles Müller, Luxembourgian tennis player
  • 1983-06-08 Kim Clijsters, Belgian tennis player (4-time Grand Slam titles), born in Bilzen, Belgium
  • 1983-07-05 Zheng Jie, Chinese tennis player (Olympic bronze 2008), born in Chengdu, China
  • 1983-08-14 Elena Baltacha, Ukrainian-British tennis player, born in Kyiv, Ukraine (d. 2014)
  • 1983-11-15 Fernando Verdasco, Spanish tennis player
  • 1983-12-15 Wang Hao, Chinese table tennis player
  • 1984-03-30 Mario Ančić, Croatian tennis player (world #7 2006; Davis Cup 2005), born in Split, Croatia
  • 1984-03-30 Samantha Stosur, Australian tennis player (US Open 2011; 6 x Grand Slam doubles titles; Tour Finals doubles 2005, 06), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • 1984-06-22 Janko Tipsarević, Serbian tennis player (Davis Cup 2010), born in Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1984-09-07 Vera Zvonareva, Russian tennis player (4 x Grand Slam doubles titles; US Open, Wimbledon 2010 runner-up; Federation Cup 2004, 08), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1984-10-02 Marion Bartoli, French tennis player (Wimbledon 2013), born in Haute-Loire, France
  • 1984-12-27 Gilles Simon, French tennis player (world #6 2009; Davis Cup 2017), born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France
  • 1985-02-28 Jelena Janković, Serbian tennis player, born in Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1985-03-28 Stan Wawrinka, Swiss tennis player (3-time Grand Slam winner), born in Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 1985-04-17 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, French tennis player (Australian Open 2008 runner-up; Davis Cup 2017; Hopman Cup 2014), born in Le Mans, France
  • 1985-04-26 John Isner, American tennis player, born in Greensboro, North Carolina
  • 1985-06-17 Marcos Baghdatis, Cypriot professional tennis player
  • 1985-06-27 Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russian tennis player (US Open 2004, French Open 2009), born in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 1985-09-17 Tomáš Berdych, Czech tennis player (13 ATP Tour titles), born in Valašské Meziříčí, Czech Republic
  • 1986-01-01 Pablo Cuevas, Uruguayan tennis player (French Open doubles 2008 [with Luis Horna]), born in Concordia, Argentina
  • 1986-02-10 Viktor Troicki, Serbian tennis player, born in Belgrade, Serbia
  • 1986-02-13 Jamie Murray, Scottish tennis player, born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • 1986-03-28 Barbora Strýcová, Czech tennis player
  • 1986-04-21 Audra Cohen, American tennis player, born in California

Person of interestRafael Nadal

1986-06-03 Rafael Nadal, Spanish tennis player (19 Grand Slam singles titles - 12 French Opens), born in Manacor, Balearic Islands, Spain

Tennis Champion Rafael Nadal
Tennis Champion
Rafael Nadal
  • 1986-06-18 Richard Gasquet, French tennis player, born in Béziers, France
  • 1986-08-01 Elena Vesnina, Russian tennis player, born in Lviv, Ukraine
  • 1986-08-31 Feng Tianwei, Singaporean table tennis player
  • 1986-09-01 Gaël Monfils, French tennis player
  • 1986-11-15 Sania Mirza, Indian tennis player, born in Mumbai, India
  • 1987-01-25 Maria Kirilenko, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1987-02-04 Lucie Šafářová, Czech tennis player, born in Brno, Czechia
  • 1987-03-05 Anna Chakvetadze, Russian tennis player

Person of interestMaria Sharapova

1987-04-19 Maria Sharapova, Russian tennis player (5 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Nyagan, Russia

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player
Maria Sharapova
  • 1987-05-01 Shahar Pe'er, Israeli tennis player (5 WTA singles titles), born in Jerusalem, Israel

Person of interestAndy Murray

1987-05-15 Andy Murray, British tennis player (Olympic gold 2012, 16; Wimbledon 2013, 16), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Tennis Champion Andy Murray
Tennis Champion
Andy Murray

Person of interestNovak Đoković

1987-05-22 Novak Đoković [Djokovic], Serbian tennis player (15 Grand Slam singles titles), born in Belgrade, Serbia

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković
  • 1987-09-07 Aleksandra Wozniak, Canadian tennis player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1987-10-15 Jesse Levine, American Canadian tennis player, born in Boca Raton, Florida
  • 1987-11-06 Ana Ivanović, Serbian tennis player (French Open 2008; world #1 08), born in Belgrade, Serbia

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