Lew Hoad

1934 - 1994

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Lewis Alan Hoad (23 November 1934 – 3 July 1994) was an Australian tennis player whose career ran from 1950 to 1973. Hoad won four Major singles tournaments as an amateur (the Australian Championships, French Championships and two Wimbledons). He was a member of the Australian team that won the Davis Cup four times between 1952 and 1956. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lew Hoad has received more than 302,593 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Lew Hoad is the 226th most popular tennis player (down from 189th in 2019), the 234th most popular biography from Australia (down from 159th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Australian Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Lew Hoad ranks 226 out of 1,148Before him are Pat Cash, Don McNeill, Renée Richards, Gastón Gaudio, Marc Rosset, and Edith Hannam. After him are Françoise Dürr, Mervyn Rose, Jelena Janković, Virginia Ruzici, Manuela Maleeva, and Charles Sands.

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Among people born in 1934, Lew Hoad ranks 365Before him are Willard Scott, Renée Richards, Ray Wilson, Ayla Erduran, Hilla Limann, and Florence Henderson. After him are Martín Pando, Mikio Aoki, Bengt Nilsson, Tina Louise, Dave Mackay, and Joanna Moore. Among people deceased in 1994, Lew Hoad ranks 235Before him are Koto Matsudaira, Albert Decourtray, Alain de Changy, Barry Sullivan, Helena Rasiowa, and Agostino Di Bartolomei. After him are Savannah, Roger Apéry, Dan Hartman, Norman Read, R. D. Burman, and Dack Rambo.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Lew Hoad ranks 234 out of 790Before him are Rachel Griffiths (1968), Dannii Minogue (1971), Claire Holt (1988), William Deane (1931), Pat Cash (1965), and Stan Rowley (1876). After him are Mervyn Rose (1930), Fiona Graham (1961), Henry Lawson (1867), Charles Kingsford Smith (1897), Russell Mockridge (1928), and Harry Hopman (1906).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Lew Hoad ranks 20Before him are Ken McGregor (1929), Fred Stolle (1938), Neale Fraser (1933), Esna Boyd (1899), John Bromwich (1918), and Pat Cash (1965). After him are Mervyn Rose (1930), Harry Hopman (1906), Frank Sedgman (1927), Thelma Coyne Long (1918), Mal Anderson (1935), and Lesley Turner Bowrey (1942).