Margaret Court

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Margaret Court (née Smith; born 16 July 1942), also known as Margaret Smith Court, is an Australian retired tennis player and former world No. 1. She won 24 Grand Slam women's singles titles, 19 Grand Slam women's doubles titles, and 21 Grand Slam mixed doubles titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Margaret Court has received more than 3,726,302 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Margaret Court is the 20th most popular tennis player (down from 16th in 2019), the 38th most popular biography from Australia (down from 22nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Australian Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Margaret Court ranks 20 out of 1,148Before her are Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf, Charlotte Cooper, Stan Smith, Boris Becker, and Rafael Nadal. After her are Arthur Ashe, Stefan Edberg, Ion Țiriac, Mats Wilander, Monica Seles, and Roy Emerson.

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Among people born in 1942, Margaret Court ranks 100Before her are George Vella, Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Barry Levinson, Bob Ross, Amine Gemayel, and Margarethe von Trotta. After her are Carlos Monzón, Carole King, László Sólyom, Muslim Magomayev, Mike Newell, and René Angélil.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Margaret Court ranks 38 out of 790Before her are Lisa Gerrard (1961), John Cornforth (1917), James Clavell (1921), Lionel Logue (1880), Rod Taylor (1930), and Alan Jones (1946). After her are Simon Baker (1969), Johnny Logan (1954), Nick Cave (1957), Eric Bana (1968), Judith Anderson (1897), and John Noble (1948).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Margaret Court ranks 2Before her are Rod Laver (1938). After her are Roy Emerson (1936), John Newcombe (1944), Ken Rosewall (1934), Ashley Cooper (1936), Jack Crawford (1908), Tony Roche (1945), Norman Brookes (1877), Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1951), Nancye Wynne Bolton (1916), and Bob Hewitt (1940).