Edgar Leonard

1881 - 1948

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Edgar Welch Leonard (June 19, 1881 – October 7, 1948) was a Harvard graduate and male tennis player from the United States. He is best known for his gold medal at the St. Louis Olympics (1904) in the men's doubles event, partnering Beals Wright. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edgar Leonard has received more than 11,722 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Edgar Leonard is the 120th most popular tennis player (down from 76th in 2019), the 5,736th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,614th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Edgar Leonard ranks 120 out of 1,148Before him are Alex Olmedo, Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling, Lew Hoad, Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman, John Hartley, and Maud Watson. After him are Michael Stich, Bob Falkenburg, David Ferrer, Marion Jones Farquhar, Sigrid Fick, and Jana Novotná.

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Among people born in 1881, Edgar Leonard ranks 138Before him are Gaston Gallimard, Aleksandr Gerasimov, Arkady Averchenko, Louis Bastien, Eugen Bolz, and Jérôme Carcopino. After him are Smedley Butler, Harry Edwin Wood, Jess Willard, Otto Toeplitz, Fernand Sanz, and Mordecai Kaplan. Among people deceased in 1948, Edgar Leonard ranks 126Before him are Lajos Bíró, Siegmund von Hausegger, Amir Sjarifuddin, Zhou Fohai, Abraham Brill, and Avetis Aharonian. After him are Giulio Gaudini, Gregg Toland, Kristine Bonnevie, Zhu Ziqing, Alfredo Baldomir, and Sylvanus Morley.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edgar Leonard ranks 5,736 out of 18,182Before him are Jeffrey Katzenberg (1950), Tom Wopat (1951), Florence Ballard (1943), Richard N. Frye (1920), Barbara Walters (1929), and Abraham Polonsky (1910). After him are Gabrielle Carteris (1961), Edmund M. Clarke (1945), Tiny Sandford (1894), Walter J. Ong (1912), Carey Lowell (1961), and Whitcomb L. Judson (1846).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Edgar Leonard ranks 28Before him are Roscoe Tanner (1951), Jim Courier (1970), Shirley Fry (1927), Helen Wills (1905), Francis Hunter (1894), and Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (1886). After him are Bob Falkenburg (1926), Marion Jones Farquhar (1879), Beals Wright (1879), Henry Slocum (1862), Althea Gibson (1927), and Andy Roddick (1982).