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Andre Agassi

Real/Birth Name:
Andre Kirk Agassi
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
48
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

annulled ex-husband of
Younger than Brooke Shields by 4 years.
husband of
Younger than Steffi Graf by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Winner of 8 Grand Slam titles. Marriage to Brooke Shields was annulled. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2011. Dick Enberg Award 2015. Southern Nevada Sports Hall of Fame 2013.

Arthur Ashe

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Robert Ashe Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Professional tennis player, first African-American male champion, winning Wimbledon in 1975. Died of AIDS-related pneumonia. He and his doctors believed he contracted the virus from blood transfusions he received during his second heart surgery. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1985. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1993. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1984. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1984. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1979. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2001. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2011. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1992.

Bunny Austin

Real/Birth Name:
Henry Wilfred Austin
Also Known As:
Henry Austin
Nickname(s):
Bunny
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The last English tennis player to reach finals at Wimbledon, in 1938, until Andy Murray in 2012. The first player to wear shorts at Wimbledon. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1997.

Jeff Austin

Real/Birth Name:
Jeff Austin
Gender:
Male

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Sports lawyer.

Tracy Austin

Real/Birth Name:
Tracy Ann Austin
Also Known As:
Tracy Ann Austin Holt
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
56, 5 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Former champion professional tennis player. Women's singles title, U.S. Open in 1979 and 1981 and mixed doubles title at Wimbledon in 1980. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1992. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2005.

Victoria Azarenka

Real/Birth Name:
Victória Fyódorovna Azárenka
Also Known As:
Вікторыя Фёдараўна Азаранка
Nickname(s):
Vika
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
29
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Olympic Gold Medal 2012 for mixed doubles.

Boris Becker

Real/Birth Name:
Boris Franz Becker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
51, 25 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Six-time Grand Slam singles champion. Olympic gold medal in doubles 1992. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2003. Germany's Sports Hall of Fame 2015.

Alphonzo Bell

Real/Birth Name:
Alphonzo Edward Bell
Gender:
Male

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Tennis champion. Bell Oil company owner. Los Angeles area Bel Air named for him.

Björn Borg

Real/Birth Name:
Björn Rune Borg
Also Known As:
Bjorn Borg
Nickname(s):
Ice Man
Ice-Borg
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won 11 Grand Slam singles titles, five consecutive Wimbledon singles titles and four consecutive French Open singles titles. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1987.

Don Budge

Real/Birth Name:
John Donald Budge
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first Grand Slam winner in 1938. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1964. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1982. James E. Sullivan Award 1937.

Jennifer Capriati

Real/Birth Name:
Jennifer Maria Capriati
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

3-time Gland Slam winner. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2012. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Mary Carillo

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Carillo
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won the 1977 French Open mixed-doubles. Coverage of tennis events and Olympic games. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Kim Clijsters

Real/Birth Name:
Kim Antonie Lode Clijsters
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Last name pronounced Kly-sters. Tennis champion with many major wins.

Bud Collins

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Worth Collins Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Covered tennis events for NBC and ESPN. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1994. NSMA Hall of Fame 2002.

Jimmy Connors

Real/Birth Name:
James Scott Connors
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Younger than Patti McGuire by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Five straight years as US Open champion and ranked #1 in the world, 1974-1978. Early proponent of the metal racket and the two-hand backstroke. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1998. UCLA Athletics Hall of Fame 1995. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2009. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6681 Delmar Boulevard.

Ashley Cooper

Real/Birth Name:
Ashley John Cooper
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

Australian. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1991.

Margaret Court

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret Jean Smith
Also Known As:
Margaret Smith Court
Nickname(s):
The Arm
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

First Australian woman to win at Wimbledon. The first person to win each Grand Slam event at least twice. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1979. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1986.

Lindsay Davenport

Real/Birth Name:
Lindsay Ann Davenport
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Former World No. 1 American professional tennis player. She won three Grand Slam singles tournaments and an Olympic Gold Medal 1996. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2014. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2013. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame.

Lottie Dod

Real/Birth Name:
Charlotte Dod
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won as ladies singles champion 5 times, first at age 15 in 1887. Youngest winner. Also excelled at golf and other sports. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1983. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1986.

Cliff Drysdale

Real/Birth Name:
Eric Clifford Drysdale
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Reached the finals at the US Open in 1965. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2013.

Roy Emerson

Real/Birth Name:
Roy Stanley Emerson
Nickname(s):
Emmo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first male tennis player to win each Grand Slam title at least twice in his career. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1982.

Chris Evert

Real/Birth Name:
Christine Marie Evert
Also Known As:
Chris Evert-Lloyd
Chrissie Evert
Nickname(s):
Chris
Chrissie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
63, 4 days before her 64th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Andy Mill by 1 year.
ex-wife of
Older than Greg Norman by less than 1 year.
ex-wife of
Younger than John Lloyd by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Dominant female professional tennis star. Won 18 Grand Slam singles titles, in the 1970s and 1980s. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1995. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1981. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1975. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1976. National High School Hall of Fame 1992.

Jinx Falkenburg

Real/Birth Name:
Eugenia Lincoln Falkenburg
Also Known As:
Jinx Falkenburg McCrary
Jinx McCrary
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Moviec Meet Me on Broadway (1946), Cover Girl Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1500 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Mardy Fish

Real/Birth Name:
Mardy Simpson Fish
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
37, 8 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Silver medal winner 2004 Olympics.

Vitas Gerulaitis

Real/Birth Name:
Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
40
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lithuanian ancestry. Last name pronunciation is with a soft G. Champion pro tennis player, both singles and doubles tennis. A tennis commentator on the USA network between 1988 and 1994. Died of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning from a faulty heater.

Althea Gibson

Real/Birth Name:
Althea Gibson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76, 34 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Winner of the French Open in 1956. The first person of color to win a Grand Slam. Also won Wimbledon twice. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1984. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1971. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1980. National Women's Hall of Fame 2001. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2009. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1994. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2001. Theodore Roosevelt Award 1991.

Pancho Gonzalez

Real/Birth Name:
Ricardo Alonso Gonzalez
Gender:
Male

Brief Facts:

International Tennis Hall of Fame 1968. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2005.

Steffi Graf

Real/Birth Name:
Stefanie Maria Graf
Nickname(s):
Fraulein Forehand
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
49
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Older than Andre Agassi by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

German tennis champion. Called the greatest female player of the 20th century by the AP. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2004. Germany's Sports Hall of Fame 2008.

Bitsy Grant

Real/Birth Name:
Bryan Morel Grant Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5 feet 4 inches. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1972. Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1965.

Hamilton Jordan

Real/Birth Name:
William Hamilton McWhorter Jordan
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Last name pronounced Southern style, rhyming with "burden." White House Chief of Staff for President Jimmy Carter 1979-1980. Managed the Association of Tennis Professionals.

Christine Jorgensen

Real/Birth Name:
George William Jorgensen Jr.
Gender:
Female (changed from) Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62, 27 days before her 63rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Famed for sex change from man to woman. Summer-stock actor and singer. Played professional tennis as a woman. Rainbow Honor Walk.

Peachy Kellmeyer

Real/Birth Name:
Fern Lee Kellmeyer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

International Tennis Hall of Fame 2011. ITA Women's Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame 1999.

Billie Jean King

Real/Birth Name:
Billie Jean Moffitt
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
75, 25 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won 39 Grand Slam titles, including 12 singles, 16 women's doubles, and 11 mixed doubles titles. Played Bobby Riggs and won in a demonstration match called "The Battle of the Sexes" in 1973. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1987. California Hall of Fame 2006. California Sports Hall of Fame 2010. National Women's Hall of Fame 1990. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2009. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2009. National Gay and Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame 2013. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2004. Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame 1999. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2011. Arthur Ashe Courage Award 1999. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1972.

Jack Kramer

Real/Birth Name:
John Albert Kramer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tennis champion in the 1940s. The first executive director of Association of Tennis Professionals. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1968. Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 1980. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 1998.

Petra Kvitová

Real/Birth Name:
Petra Kvitová
Also Known As:
Petra Kvitova
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
28
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 0". Winner at Wimbledon 2011 and 2014.

Rod Laver

Real/Birth Name:
Rodney George Laver
Nickname(s):
The Rocket
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The only tennis player to have twice won all four Grand Slam singles titles in the same year. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1981. Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) 1970.

Ivan Lendl

Real/Birth Name:
Ivan Lendl
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
58
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won 8 grand slam events.Became a US citizen on 7 July 1992. Coach for Andy Murray. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2001.

Varvara Lepchenko

Real/Birth Name:
Varvara Petrovna Lepchenko
Also Known As:
Варвара Петровна Лепченко
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
32
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Turned pro in 2001. Became a US citizen in 2007. On the US tennis squad for the 2012 Olympics.

John Lloyd

Real/Birth Name:
John Lloyd
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Older than Chris Evert by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

One Grand Slam singles final and won three Grand Slam mixed doubles titles.

Dean Paul Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Dino Paul Martin Jr.
Also Known As:
Dean-Paul Martin
Dino Martin Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
35
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
ex-husband of
Older than Dorothy Hamill by 4 years.
ex-husband of
Younger than Olivia Hussey by less than 1 year.
older brother of
Older than Ricci Martin by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Tennis pro. Singer with Desi Arnaz IV. Movie A Boy ... A Girl. Died in a plane crash - a National Guard jet.

Marian McCargo

Real/Birth Name:
Marian McCargo
Also Known As:
Marian McCargo Bell
Marian Moses
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72, 20 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Alphonzo Bell Jr., until she died.
Younger than Alphonzo Bell Jr. by 17 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Falcon Crest. Movies Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell, Doctors' Wives. Former tennis champion.

John McEnroe

Real/Birth Name:
John Patrick McEnroe Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Patrick McEnroe by 7 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Tatum O'Neal by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

World tennis champion, known for brash behavior as a player. Host of a TV talk show. Television commentator for tennis events. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1999. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 2005.

Patrick McEnroe

Real/Birth Name:
Patrick John McEnroe
Nickname(s):
P-Mac
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
52
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than John McEnroe by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

Former professional tennis player and former Captain of the United States Davis Cup team. Television tennis commentator for CBS and ESPN.

Andy Murray

Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Barron Murray
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
31
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Scottish professional tennis player. Olympic Gold Medal 2012 in singles against Federer. Won at Wimbledon 2013. Appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2013 New Year Honours for services to tennis. Knighted in 2016 New Year Honours. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2015. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016.

Rafael Nadal

Real/Birth Name:
Rafael Nadal Parera
Nickname(s):
Rafa
The King of Clay
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
32
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

In 2009, became the first person simultaneously holding Grand Slam singles titles on clay, grass, and hardcourt.

Martina Navratilova

Real/Birth Name:
Martina ?ubertová
Also Known As:
Martina Navrátilová
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Tennis champion, one of the best in the 20th century. Ranked number 1 formerly. Last name changed after her mother remarried. TV show Dancing with the Stars. She became a US citizen in 1981, but in 2008, she had her Czech citizenship restored. She stated she has not renounced her American citizenship nor does she plan to do so. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2000. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1984. National Gay and Lesbian Sports Hall of Fame 2013.

Karolína Plíšková

Real/Birth Name:
Karolína Plíšková
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
26
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

twin sister of
The same age as Kristýna Plíšková.

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 1". Runner-up at the 2016 US Open.

Kristýna Plíšková

Real/Birth Name:
Kristýna Plíšková
Also Known As:
Kristyna Pliskova
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
26
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

twin sister of
The same age as Karolína Plíšková.

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 0". Singles and doubles (with her identical twin sister) tennis pro.

Prince Edward, Duke of Kent

Real/Birth Name:
Edward George Nicholas Patrick Paul
(House of Windsor)
Also Known As:
Duke of Kent
Prince Edward of Kent
Nickname(s):
Steady Eddie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

first cousin once removed of
great grandson of
third cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
great great grandson of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin of
first cousin once removed of
nephew of
great grandson of
third cousin of
third cousin once removed of
father of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
great uncle of
uncle of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin of
husband of
Younger than Katharine, Duchess of Kent by 2 years.
great grandson of
grandson of
nephew of
second cousin of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
uncle of
father of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin once removed of
uncle of
father of
great great grandson of
third cousin of
grandson of
nephew of
great uncle of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
great great grandson of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin once removed of
third cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
son of
first cousin twice removed of
nephew of
older brother of
Older than Prince Michael of Kent by 6 years.
second cousin once removed of
first cousin of
first cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
older brother of
Older than Princess Alexandra, Lady Ogilvy by 1 year.
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin once removed of
first cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
son of
great grandson of
grand nephew of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin of
third cousin of
great great grandson of
second cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Best known as President of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, presenting the trophies to the Wimbledon winner and runner-up.

Sally Ride

Real/Birth Name:
Sally Kristen Ride
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Older than Steven Hawley by less than 1 year.

Brief Facts:

The first American female astronaut in space, two shuttle flights into space, STS-7 in 1983 and STS-41-G in 1984. Professor of physics at the University of California, San Diego. California Hall of Fame 2006. National Women's Hall of Fame 1988. Children's books on space. International Space Hall of Fame 1985. U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 2003. Texas Women's Hall of Fame 1986. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2013. National Aviation Hall of Fame 2007. Women in Aviation, International Pioneers Hall of Fame 2014. San Diego Women's Hall of Fame. Theodore Roosevelt Award 2005.

Bobby Riggs

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Larimore Riggs
Nickname(s):
Bobby
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Famed for challenge match "The Battle of the Sexes" in 1973 on TV with Billie Jean King - he lost to King. Middle name also reported as Lorimer. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1967. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1995.

Andy Roddick

Real/Birth Name:
Andrew Stephen Roddick
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
36
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Brooklyn Decker by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Hosted TV show Saturday Night Live

Pete Sampras

Real/Birth Name:
Pete Sampras
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Older than Bridgette Wilson-Sampras by 2 years.

Brief Facts:

Won 14 Grand Slam singles titles. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2005. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2007.

Eleonora Sears

Real/Birth Name:
Eleonora Randolph Sears
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Brief Facts:

Won the women's doubles at the US Women's National Championship four times. The first woman to play polo on a men's team. US Show Jumping Hall of Fame 1992. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1968. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1984.

Richard Sears

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Dudley Sears
Nickname(s):
Dick
Gender:
Male
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Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
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Won US Open, then called National Championships (881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1955.

Monica Seles

Real/Birth Name:
Monica Seles
Also Known As:
Monika Seleš
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
45, 15 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
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Became a naturalized American citizen in 1994, also a Hungarian citizen in 2007. Won 9 Grand Slam singles titles. Stabbed while on court at an event in 1993, took 2 years off before resuming tennis. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 2006. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2009.

Maria Sharapova

Real/Birth Name:
Maria Yuryevna Sharapova
Also Known As:
Мария Юрьевна Шарапова
Nickname(s):
The Queen of Screams
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
31
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
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Height 6'2" (1.88m.) Turned pro at age 14. Won Wimbledon 2004 at age 17. Winner of four Grand Slam singles titles: 2004 Wimbledon, 2006 US Open, 2008 Australian Open and 2012 French Open. Called the highest paid female athlete. Model in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. Spokesmodel for Nike, Gatorade, and other products.

Pam Shriver

Real/Birth Name:
Pamela Howard Shriver
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
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ex-wife of
Younger than George Lazenby by 22 years.

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Tennis champion - and doubles champ with Martina Navratilova. Remote cousin of Maria Shriver. International Tennis Hall of Fame 2002. Southern California Tennis Association Hall of Fame 2007.

Samantha Stosur

Real/Birth Name:
Samantha Jane Stosur
Nickname(s):
Sam
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
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Pronounced Stow-ser. Winner of the 2011 US Open.

Roger Taylor (tennis)

Real/Birth Name:
Roger Taylor (tennis)
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
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US Open doubles champion, 1971 and 1972. Appointed MBE. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 1973.

Bill Tilden

Real/Birth Name:
William Tatem Tilden II
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
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Grand Slam Singles wins: Wimbledon (1920, 1921, 1930) US Open (1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1929). Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame 2004. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1959.

Coco Vandeweghe

Real/Birth Name:
Colleen Hutchins Mullarkey
Also Known As:
Colleen Vandeweghe
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
27, 11 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
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Height 6' 1". Last name pronounced Van-de-way. Won the 2008 US Open Girls' singles championship.

Guillermo Vilas

Real/Birth Name:
Guillermo Apolinario Vilas
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
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Brief Facts:

Pro tennis player, won four Grand Slam titles: the 1977 French Open and the 1977 US Open and the 1978 and 1979 Australian Open. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1991.

Stan Wawrinka

Real/Birth Name:
Stanislas Wawrinka
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Age today:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
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Swiss. Name pronounced "va-VREENG-kah." Winner of the 2014 Australian Open and 2015 French Open. Olympic Gold Medal 2012 in doubles tennis.

Serena Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Serena Jameka Williams
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
37
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
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daughter of
younger sister of
Younger than Venus Williams by 1 year.
half-sister of
Younger than Yetunde Price by 9 years.

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Champion tennis player. California Hall of Fame 2010. Michigan Women's Hall of Fame 2012. International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2005. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 2015.

Venus Williams

Real/Birth Name:
Venus Ebone Starr Williams
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Age today:
38
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

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daughter of
older sister of
Older than Serena Williams by 1 year.
half-sister of
Younger than Yetunde Price by 7 years.

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Champion women's tennis player. Owns an interior design business. International Civil Rights Walk of Fame 2005.
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