TENNIS PLAYER

Jimmy Connors

1952 - Today

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James Scott Connors (born September 2, 1952) is an American former world No. 1 tennis player. He held the top Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) ranking for a then-record 160 consecutive weeks from 1974 to 1977 and a career total of 268 weeks. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jimmy Connors has received more than 3,131,753 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Jimmy Connors is the 12th most popular tennis player (down from 8th in 2019), the 1,047th most popular biography from United States (down from 701st in 2019) and the most popular American Tennis Player.

Jimmy Connors is most famous for being one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He won 8 Grand Slam singles titles, 2 Wimbledon titles, and 5 US Open titles.

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  • 70.43

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  • 50

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  • 6.27

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  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among TENNIS PLAYERS

Among tennis players, Jimmy Connors ranks 12 out of 1,148Before him are Fred Perry, Roger Federer, Suzanne Lenglen, Ilie Năstase, Ivan Lendl, and Martina Navratilova. After him are Billie Jean King, Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf, Charlotte Cooper, Stan Smith, and Boris Becker.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1952, Jimmy Connors ranks 34Before him are Hun Sen, David Hasselhoff, Emomali Rahmon, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Tomislav Nikolić, and Salome Zourabichvili. After him are Dan Aykroyd, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Shigeru Miyamoto, Laura Branigan, Mr. T, and Ryuichi Sakamoto.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jimmy Connors ranks 1,047 out of 15,968Before him are Richard Barthelmess (1895), Larry Ellison (1944), Roger Zelazny (1937), Hiram Bingham III (1875), George Beadle (1903), and A. L. Kroeber (1876). After him are Scarlett Johansson (1984), Robert Forster (1941), Clifford D. Simak (1904), Whitey Bulger (1929), Stanley B. Prusiner (1942), and Clyde Drexler (1962).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Jimmy Connors ranks 1After him are Billie Jean King (1943), Andre Agassi (1970), Stan Smith (1946), Arthur Ashe (1943), Chris Evert (1954), Bill Tilden (1893), Pete Sampras (1971), Don Budge (1915), Doris Hart (1925), Serena Williams (1981), and Pancho Gonzales (1928).