Dwight F. Davis

1879 - 1945

Dwight F. Davis

Dwight Filley Davis, Sr. (July 5, 1879 – November 28, 1945) was an American tennis player and politician. He is best remembered as the founder of the Davis Cup international tennis competition. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dwight F. Davis has received more than 107,979 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,884th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Dwight F. Davis ranks 6,843 out of 14,801Before him are Sébastien Érard, Antoni Radziwiłł, Samuel Noah Kramer, Johannes R. Becher, Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel, and Shukri al-Quwatli. After him are Ferenc Fricsay, Hannibalianus, Titus Lucretius Tricipitinus, Iajuddin Ahmed, Michael I Apafi, and Thomas Remengesau Sr..

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Among people born in 1879, Dwight F. Davis ranks 69Before him are Rudolf Bauer, Ernest Jones, Oskar Barnack, Johan Nygaardsvold, Alla Nazimova, and Bernhard Schmidt. After him are William Fox, Vanessa Bell, Aleksandër Moisiu, Aimo Cajander, Patrick Pearse, and Aleksandar Tsankov. Among people deceased in 1945, Dwight F. Davis ranks 134Before him are Alla Nazimova, Alexander Siloti, Gustav Flatow, Wilhelm Rediess, Seiichi Itō, and Halid Ziya Uşaklıgil. After him are André Tardieu, Kitaro Nishida, Leonid Pasternak, Duy Tân, Gerhard Gentzen, and Ludwig Müller.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dwight F. Davis ranks 2,256 out of 12,171Before him are Stockard Channing (1944), Van Cliburn (1934), John Frusciante (1970), Siri Hustvedt (1955), Jelly Roll Morton (1890), and Gene Wolfe (1931). After him are Ross Macdonald (1915), Albert R. Broccoli (1909), J. Walter Christie (1865), Florence Griffith Joyner (1959), George Kelly (1905), and Lew Wallace (1827).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Dwight F. Davis ranks 142Before him are Cochise (1805), Henry L. Stimson (1867), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Winfield Scott Hancock (1824), Henry A. Wallace (1888), and Gall (1840). After him are Lew Wallace (1827), Elbridge Gerry (1744), James Baker (1930), Daniel Inouye (1924), William Joyce (1906), and Prescott Bush (1895).