Jack Kramer

1921 - 2009

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John Albert "Jack" Kramer (August 1, 1921 – September 12, 2009) was an American tennis player of the 1940s and 1950s. A world No. 1 player for a number of years, and one of the most important people in the establishment of modern men's "Open"-era tennis, he was the leading promoter of professional tennis tours in the 1950s and 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Kramer has received more than 347,063 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Jack Kramer is the 123rd most popular tennis player (down from 107th in 2019), the 5,967th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,183rd in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Jack Kramer ranks 123 out of 1,148Before him are Marguerite Broquedis, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Lottie Dod, Andy Murray, Althea Gibson, and Norman Brookes. After him are Stan Wawrinka, David Ferrer, Pancho Segura, Manuel Alonso Areizaga, Bill Johnston, and Louise Brough.

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Among people born in 1921, Jack Kramer ranks 272Before him are Egon Jönsson, Michel Boisrond, Roger Bocquet, Yuri Ozerov, Giorgio Scarlatti, and Karen Hoff. After him are Roman Abelevich Kachanov, Sotiria Bellou, Phạm Duy, Helena Rakoczy, Gunnar Eriksson, and Pancho Segura. Among people deceased in 2009, Jack Kramer ranks 216Before him are Marilyn French, Norbert Eschmann, Anselmo Duarte, Jan Kaplický, Hirotugu Akaike, and Kim Manners. After him are José Luis López Vázquez, Veronika Dudarova, Richard Todd, Rodrigo Carazo Odio, Harve Presnell, and Lei Clijsters.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Kramer ranks 5,967 out of 15,968Before him are Bella Abzug (1920), Luther Allison (1939), Whitcomb L. Judson (1846), Clyde Cowan (1919), Frank Pierson (1925), and Chadwick Boseman (1977). After him are Joshua Chamberlain (1828), Clarence Thomas (1948), Philip Bailey (1951), Conway Twitty (1933), Stanley Norman Cohen (1935), and Bruce Johnston (1942).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Jack Kramer ranks 26Before him are Maureen Connolly (1934), Venus Williams (1980), Vincent Richards (1903), Hazel Hotchkiss Wightman (1886), Roscoe Tanner (1951), and Althea Gibson (1927). After him are Bill Johnston (1894), Louise Brough (1923), Peter Fleming (1955), Jennifer Capriati (1976), Margaret Osborne duPont (1918), and Helen Jacobs (1908).