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Ivan Lendl

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Ivan Lendl (Czech pronunciation: [ˈɪvan ˈlɛndl̩]; born March 7, 1960) is a Czech-American former professional tennis player. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Lendl was ranked world No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Lendl has received more than 3,417,624 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia. Ivan Lendl is the 19th most popular tennis player (down from 10th in 2019), the 117th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 97th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Czech Tennis Player.

Ivan Lendl is most famous for being a professional tennis player. He was ranked as the world's number one singles player for much of the 1980s and 1990s.

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Among tennis players, Ivan Lendl ranks 19 out of 1,148Before him are Rafael Nadal, Jimmy Connors, Arthur Ashe, Andre Agassi, Stan Smith, and Suzanne Lenglen. After him are Charlotte Cooper, John McEnroe, Serena Williams, Roy Emerson, Ion Țiriac, and Mats Wilander.

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Among people born in 1960, Ivan Lendl ranks 29Before him are Kenneth Branagh, Roland Ratzenberger, Rudi Völler, Isaac Herzog, Miguel Díaz-Canel, and Ebrahim Raisi. After him are James Spader, Damon Hill, Michael Nyqvist, Jorge Sampaoli, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Careca.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Ivan Lendl ranks 117 out of 973Before him are Boleslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (915), Jobst of Moravia (1351), Ivana Trump (1949), G. W. Pabst (1885), Joanna of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany (1547), and Elizabeth of Bohemia (1292). After him are Princess Sophie of Hohenberg (1901), Emil Škoda (1839), Adalbert Stifter (1805), Rudolf Weigl (1883), Agnes of Bohemia (1211), and Oldřich Nejedlý (1909).


Among tennis players born in Czechia, Ivan Lendl ranks 2Before him are Martina Navratilova (1956). After him are Jan Kodeš (1946), Jaroslav Drobný (1921), Petr Korda (1968), Hedwiga Rosenbaumová (1864), Helena Suková (1965), Jana Novotná (1968), Hana Mandlíková (1962), Karel Koželuh (1895), Tomáš Šmíd (1956), and Radek Štěpánek (1978).