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Bob Hewitt

1940 - Today

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Robert Anthony John Hewitt (born 12 January 1940) is a former professional tennis player from Australia. In 1967, after marrying a South African, he became a South African citizen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Hewitt has received more than 265,415 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Bob Hewitt is the 155th most popular tennis player (up from 168th in 2019), the 173rd most popular biography from Australia (up from 189th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Australian Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Bob Hewitt ranks 155 out of 1,148Before him are Betty Stöve, Norman Brookes, Jennifer Capriati, Marin Čilić, Stan Wawrinka, and Richard Krajicek. After him are Frank Hadow, Hana Mandlíková, Blanche Bingley, Louise Brough, Louis Raymond, and Željko Franulović.

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Among people born in 1940, Bob Hewitt ranks 351Before him are Dani Shmulevich-Rom, Jimmy Ellis, Ignacio Milam Tang, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Vladica Kovačević, and Gary Gilmore. After him are Wolfgang Clement, Arlie Russell Hochschild, Padma Sachdev, Jean-Paul Proust, Lorella De Luca, and John Warnock.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Bob Hewitt ranks 173 out of 925Before him are Bob Morley (1984), Casey Stoner (1985), Peter Carey (1943), Emilie de Ravin (1981), Norman Brookes (1877), and Fiona Graham (1961). After him are Anna Torv (1979), J. L. Mackie (1917), Richard Bonynge (1930), Jacinda Barrett (1972), Paul Keating (1944), and Deborra-Lee Furness (1955).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Bob Hewitt ranks 11Before him are John Newcombe (1944), Jack Crawford (1908), Lew Hoad (1934), Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1951), Tony Roche (1945), and Norman Brookes (1877). After him are Ashley Cooper (1936), Ken McGregor (1929), Fred Stolle (1938), Neale Fraser (1933), Frank Sedgman (1927), and Beryl Penrose (1930).