John Hartley

1849 - 1935

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Rev. John Thorneycroft Hartley (9 January 1849 – 21 August 1935) was a tennis player from England, and the only clergyman to win Wimbledon. Hartley won the 1879 Gentlemans Singles title against Irish champion, Vere St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Hartley has received more than 7,154 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Hartley is the 116th most popular tennis player (down from 77th in 2019), the 3,131st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,070th in 2019) and the 13th most popular British Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, John Hartley ranks 116 out of 1,148Before him are Roscoe Tanner, Helena Suková, Kea Bouman, Rafael Osuna, Tony Roche, and Yevgeny Kafelnikov. After him are Marguerite Broquedis, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Lottie Dod, Andy Murray, Althea Gibson, and Norman Brookes.

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Among people born in 1849, John Hartley ranks 72Before him are N. E. Brown, Rafael Reyes, Richard Lydekker, Józef Chełmoński, Edmund Barton, and William Merritt Chase. After him are Pedro Montt, Alexander von Krobatin, Henry Clay Frick, Ivan Evstratiev Geshov, Mohammad Yaqub Khan, and José Manuel Pando. Among people deceased in 1935, John Hartley ranks 99Before him are Vladimir Gilyarovsky, Charles Demuth, Heinrich Schenker, Johannes Thiele, Daniel Salamanca Urey, and Gerhard Louis De Geer. After him are Jón Þorláksson, Johan Ramstedt, Tryggvi Þórhallsson, Edwin Flack, Sylvain Lévi, and Hans Tropsch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Hartley ranks 3,131 out of 6,924Before him are Steven Wilson (1967), Matt Smith (1982), Herbert Marshall (1890), Jamie Campbell Bower (1988), Adrian Paul (1959), and Gareth Southgate (1970). After him are William Davies Evans (1790), Michael Hurst (1957), Christopher Eccleston (1964), Brian Aherne (1902), A. E. Housman (1859), and Peter Maxwell Davies (1934).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among tennis players born in United Kingdom, John Hartley ranks 13Before him are Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers (1878), Maud Watson (1864), Dora Boothby (1881), Ernest Renshaw (1861), Spencer Gore (1850), and Blanche Bingley (1863). After him are Lottie Dod (1871), Andy Murray (1987), Charles Winslow (1888), Wilfred Baddeley (1872), Harold Kitson (1874), and Frank Hadow (1855).