Arthur Ashe

1943 - 1993

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Arthur Robert Ashe Jr. (July 10, 1943 – February 6, 1993) was an American professional tennis player who won three Grand Slam singles titles. He was the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, and the Australian Open. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Ashe has received more than 3,924,782 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Arthur Ashe is the 21st most popular tennis player (up from 24th in 2019), the 1,692nd most popular biography from United States (down from 1,410th in 2019) and the 5th most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Arthur Ashe ranks 21 out of 1,148Before him are Steffi Graf, Charlotte Cooper, Stan Smith, Boris Becker, Rafael Nadal, and Margaret Court. After him are Stefan Edberg, Ion Țiriac, Mats Wilander, Monica Seles, Roy Emerson, and Chris Evert.

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Among people born in 1943, Arthur Ashe ranks 99Before him are Jacques Laffite, Eric Idle, Hervé Villechaize, Luis Carlos Galán, Alain de Benoist, and Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório. After him are Otoya Yamaguchi, Thomas J. Sargent, Griselda Blanco, Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Richard Sennett, and Bob Woodward. Among people deceased in 1993, Arthur Ashe ranks 50Before him are Robert W. Holley, Stewart Granger, Hervé Villechaize, Severo Ochoa, Lucia Popp, and György Sárosi. After him are Léo Ferré, Helen Hayes, Kakuei Tanaka, Eddie Constantine, Bruno Pontecorvo, and Silvina Ocampo.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arthur Ashe ranks 1,692 out of 15,968Before him are Buddy Guy (1936), Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960), Sondra Locke (1944), Melinda Gates (1964), Isaac Hayes (1942), and Karl Guthe Jansky (1905). After him are Don Rosa (1951), Paul Desmond (1924), Alan Ladd (1913), George Roy Hill (1921), Frank Borman (1928), and Theda Bara (1885).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Arthur Ashe ranks 5Before him are Jimmy Connors (1952), Billie Jean King (1943), Andre Agassi (1970), and Stan Smith (1946). After him are Chris Evert (1954), Bill Tilden (1893), Pete Sampras (1971), Don Budge (1915), Doris Hart (1925), Serena Williams (1981), and Pancho Gonzales (1928).