Ernest Renshaw

1861 - 1899

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Ernest James Renshaw (3 January 1861 – 2 September 1899) was an English tennis player who was active in the late 19th century. Together with his twin brother William Renshaw, Ernest won the men's doubles at Wimbledon five times. He also won the singles championship at Wimbledon once, in 1888 and was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1983. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernest Renshaw has received more than 51,395 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Ernest Renshaw is the 88th most popular tennis player (down from 62nd in 2019), the 2,725th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,850th in 2019) and the 10th most popular British Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Ernest Renshaw ranks 88 out of 1,148Before him are Hedwiga Rosenbaumová, Jack Crawford, Justine Henin, Lilí Álvarez, Dora Boothby, and Alex Olmedo. After him are Spencer Gore, Amélie Mauresmo, Nicola Pietrangeli, Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling, Momčilo Tapavica, and Venus Williams.

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Among people born in 1861, Ernest Renshaw ranks 88Before him are Frederick Jackson Turner, Hannes Hafstein, Ludwig Thuille, Shirase Nobu, Maximilian Harden, and Hans Goldschmidt. After him are J. B. Bury, Frederic Remington, Arthur E. Kennelly, Frederick Russell Burnham, Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann, and Kliment Boyadzhiev. Among people deceased in 1899, Ernest Renshaw ranks 52Before him are Max Lange, Ulises Heureaux, Wilhelm Jordan, Heinrich Kiepert, Constant Fornerod, and Serafino Dubois. After him are Juliusz Kossak, Johann Köler, Tassilo von Heydebrand und der Lasa, Grant Allen, Lascăr Catargiu, and Emil Welti.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ernest Renshaw ranks 2,725 out of 6,924Before him are Michael Adams (1971), Jean Marsh (1934), Thomas Francis Wade (1818), Ice MC (1965), William Burnside (1852), and Harold Scott MacDonald Coxeter (1907). After him are Richard Dadd (1817), Jill Esmond (1908), Tom Phillips (1888), William Hazlitt (1778), Kelly Brook (1979), and Stella McCartney (1971).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among tennis players born in United Kingdom, Ernest Renshaw ranks 10Before him are Laurence Doherty (1875), Reginald Doherty (1872), Arthur Gore (1868), Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers (1878), Maud Watson (1864), and Dora Boothby (1881). After him are Spencer Gore (1850), Blanche Bingley (1863), John Hartley (1849), Lottie Dod (1871), Andy Murray (1987), and Charles Winslow (1888).