Darlene Hard

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Darlene Ruth Hard (born January 6, 1936) is a former professional tennis player from the U.S. Known for her volleying ability and strong serves, she captured singles titles at the French Championships in 1960 and the U.S. Championships in 1960 and 1961. With eight different partners, she won a total of 13 women's doubles titles in Grand Slam tournaments. Her last doubles title, at the age of 33 at the 1969 US Open, came six years after she had retired from serious competition to become a tennis instructor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Darlene Hard has received more than 67,992 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Darlene Hard is the 284th most popular tennis player (down from 271st in 2019), the 8,897th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,796th in 2019) and the 61st most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Darlene Hard ranks 284 out of 1,148Before her are Dominika Cibulková, Anastasia Myskina, Mary Joe Fernández, Johan Kriek, Seiichiro Kashio, and Kei Nishikori. After her are Thomas Johansson, Alice Marble, Dorothy Round, Bob Bryan, Àlex Corretja, and Frew McMillan.

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Among people born in 1936, Darlene Hard ranks 392Before her are Roger Miller, Wolfgang Behrendt, M. Scott Peck, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Elizabeth Dole, and Ernest Shonekan. After her are Yury Osipov, Ismail Merchant, Robert F. Overmyer, James Frawley, George Voinovich, and Tommy Steele.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Darlene Hard ranks 8,897 out of 15,968Before her are David Thornton (1953), David Filo (1966), Teresa Brewer (1931), Jeannie Berlin (1949), Veronica Hamel (1943), and Ron Eldard (1965). After her are James Michael Tyler (1962), James Dunn (1901), Danny Pino (1974), David Ayer (1968), Dorothy Height (1912), and Bill Berry (1958).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Darlene Hard ranks 61Before her are Henry Slocum (1862), Ellsworth Vines (1911), Brian Gottfried (1952), Gardnar Mulloy (1913), William Clothier (1881), and Tony Trabert (1930). After her are Alice Marble (1913), Bob Bryan (1978), Ellen Hansell (1869), Sarah Palfrey Cooke (1912), Mike Bryan (1978), and Vic Seixas (1923).