Art Larsen

1925 - 2012

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Arthur David "Art" or "Tappy" Larsen (April 17, 1925 – December 7, 2012) was an American No. 1 male tennis player best remembered for his victory at the U.S. Championships in 1950 and for his eccentricities. He won the "Times" national sports award for the outstanding tennis player of 1950. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Art Larsen has received more than 23,229 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Art Larsen is the 202nd most popular tennis player (up from 295th in 2019), the 7,277th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,159th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Art Larsen ranks 202 out of 1,148. Before him are Nikolay Davydenko, Muriel Robb, Dominic Thiem, Hendrik Timmer, Feliciano López, and Ivo Karlović. After him are Tomáš Šmíd, Svetlana Kuznetsova, Harold Mahony, Slobodan Živojinović, Tommy Haas, and Francis Hunter.

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Among people born in 1925, Art Larsen ranks 346Before him are Axel Schandorff, Hugh O'Brian, June Lockhart, Abel Muzorewa, Shirley Strickland, and Slater Martin. After him are Tony Hillerman, Ernst Benda, Solomon Marcus, Cornell Borchers, Martha Vickers, and Bruno Pesaola. Among people deceased in 2012, Art Larsen ranks 319Before him are Jenni Rivera, Robert Hughes, Doc Watson, Eric Sykes, Frances Spence, and Slater Martin. After him are Nelson Prudêncio, Anna Schwartz, Jaime Graça, Ian Burgess, Adolfo Schwelm Cruz, and Susan Tyrrell.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Art Larsen ranks 7,277 out of 15,968. Before him are Bobby Vee (1943), Big E (1986), Stubby Kaye (1918), Richard Tucker (1913), Harold Osborn (1899), and John Piper (1946). After him are Riddick Bowe (1967), Alfred Romer (1894), Hélène de Pourtalès (1868), Priscilla Lane (1915), Dan Coats (1943), and Stephen Dorff (1973).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Art Larsen ranks 42Before him are Beals Wright (1879), Bob Falkenburg (1926), Andy Roddick (1982), Mary Browne (1891), Ted Schroeder (1921), and Frank Shields (1909). After him are Francis Hunter (1894), Oliver Campbell (1871), Malcolm Whitman (1877), Don McNeill (1918), Renée Richards (1934), and Charles Sands (1865).