Louis Raymond

1895 - 1962

Louis Raymond

Louis Bosman Raymond (28 June 1895 – 30 January 1962) was a male tennis player from South Africa. At the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium, he defeated Ichiya Kumagai in the finals to win the gold medal.He won the South African Championships six times; four consecutive titles from 1921 through 1924 as well as victories in 1930 and 1931. In 1924 he made it to the semifinal of the singles event at the Wimbledon Championships, losing to eventual champion Jean Borotra in straight sets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis Raymond has received more than 1,916 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 137th most popular tennis player.

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Among tennis players, Louis Raymond ranks 137 out of 1,101Before him are Zsuzsa Körmöczy, Dominic Thiem, Juan Carlos Ferrero, Manuel Alonso Areizaga, James Dwight, and Muriel Robb. After him are Helena Suková, Kathleen McKane Godfree, Margaret Osborne duPont, Louise Brough, Jadwiga Jędrzejowska, and Jana Novotná.

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Among people born in 1895, Louis Raymond ranks 154Before him are Virginia Rappe, Ion Barbu, William Tubman, Christian Herter, Liane Haid, and Manuel Alonso Areizaga. After him are Brian Horrocks, Miguel Ydígoras Fuentes, Joseph Banks Rhine, Geo Milev, John Ainsworth-Davis, and Vilho Tuulos. Among people deceased in 1962, Louis Raymond ranks 110Before him are Owen D. Young, Ramón Pérez de Ayala, Fred Pentland, Luigi Carnera, Manolis Kalomiris, and John Rimmer. After him are Bidhan Chandra Roy, Willis H. O'Brien, Philippe Cattiau, Ossip Bernstein, Roger Ducret, and Paul Götz.

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In South Africa

Among people born in South Africa, Louis Raymond ranks 78 out of 220Before him are Wilfrid Napier (1941), Abdullah Ibrahim (1934), Oscar Pistorius (1986), Alan Paton (1903), C. R. Swart (1894), and Alice Krige (1954). After him are Helen Suzman (1917), Marlene Dumas (1953), Ian Scheckter (1947), Neville Lederle (1938), Navi Pillay (1941), and Mark Shuttleworth (1973).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In South Africa

Among tennis players born in South Africa, Louis Raymond ranks 1After him are Kevin Curren (1958), Frew McMillan (1942), Johan Kriek (1958), Kevin Anderson (1986), Wayne Ferreira (1971), Amanda Coetzer (1971), Liezel Huber (1976), Jeff Coetzee (1977), Matthew Ebden (1987), Wesley Moodie (1979), and Chanelle Scheepers (1984).

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