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Louise Brough

1923 - 2014

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Althea Louise Brough Clapp (née Brough; March 11, 1923 – February 3, 2014) was an American tennis player. In her career between 1939 and 1959, she won six Grand Slam titles in singles as well as numerous doubles and mixed-doubles titles. At the end of the 1955 tennis season, Lance Tingay of the London Daily Telegraph ranked her world No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louise Brough has received more than 88,639 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Louise Brough is the 159th most popular tennis player (down from 129th in 2019), the 6,586th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,073rd in 2019) and the 37th most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Louise Brough ranks 159 out of 1,148Before her are Stan Wawrinka, Richard Krajicek, Bob Hewitt, Frank Hadow, Hana Mandlíková, and Blanche Bingley. After her are Louis Raymond, Željko Franulović, Mary Pierce, Ashley Cooper, Wilfred Baddeley, and Ivo Karlović.

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Among people born in 1923, Louise Brough ranks 293Before her are James E. Gunn, Juan Acuña, Jaroslav Pelikan, Peter Gay, Mother Angelica, and Eduardo Lourenço. After her are Cyril M. Kornbluth, Roy Dotrice, Gösta Löfgren, Bernard Clavel, Aleksandra Chudina, and Lygia Fagundes Telles. Among people deceased in 2014, Louise Brough ranks 305Before her are Al Pease, Svetlana Velmar-Janković, Dietmar Schönherr, Hanna Maron, Régine Deforges, and João Ubaldo Ribeiro. After her are Lorella De Luca, Brian G. Hutton, Duraisamy Simon Lourdusamy, Gyude Bryant, Edmund Szoka, and Buddy DeFranco.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Louise Brough ranks 6,586 out of 18,182Before her are Traylor Howard (1966), Brad Whitford (1952), Eudora Welty (1909), John Getz (1946), Elizabeth Roemer (1929), and Garret Dillahunt (1964). After her are David Twohy (1955), Zack de la Rocha (1970), Joe Hahn (1977), Noah Emmerich (1965), Lewis Binford (1932), and Brian Hyland (1943).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Louise Brough ranks 37Before her are Beals Wright (1879), Henry Slocum (1862), Althea Gibson (1927), Andy Roddick (1982), William Larned (1872), and Jennifer Capriati (1976). After her are Bill Johnston (1894), Frank Shields (1909), Mary Browne (1891), Art Larsen (1925), Dorothy Cheney (1916), and Tony Trabert (1930).