Maria Bueno

1939 - 2018

Maria Bueno

Maria Esther Andion Bueno (11 October 1939 – 8 June 2018) was a Brazilian professional tennis player. During her 11-year career in the 1950s and 1960s, she won 19 Grand Slam titles (seven in women's singles, 11 in women's doubles, and one in mixed doubles), making her the most successful South American female tennis player in history, and the only one to ever win Wimbledon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Bueno has received more than 221,669 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 35th most popular tennis player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 220k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 56.36

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.14

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, Maria Bueno ranks 35 out of 1,101Before her are Bill Tilden, Don Budge, Jean Borotra, William Renshaw, Jaroslav Drobný, and Guillermo Vilas. After her are Ken Rosewall, Serena Williams, Gottfried von Cramm, Henri Cochet, Max Decugis, and Monica Seles.

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Among people born in 1939, Maria Bueno ranks 96Before her are Yoshinobu Ishii, Lily Tomlin, Karl-Heinz Schnellinger, Kathryn Joosten, Seamus Heaney, and Lee Majors. After her are Alexandros Panagoulis, Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, Leland H. Hartwell, Ariane Mnouchkine, Neil Sedaka, and Ruggero Deodato. Among people deceased in 2018, Maria Bueno ranks 85Before her are Thorvald Stoltenberg, Yoshinobu Ishii, Efraín Ríos Montt, Hayden White, Paul Virilio, and James Mirrlees. After her are Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Robert Faurisson, Uri Avnery, Belisario Betancur, Margit Sandemo, and Alan Baker.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Maria Bueno ranks 97 out of 1,296Before her are Waldo Machado (1934), Chico Buarque (1944), Leonardo Boff (1938), Pierre Clostermann (1921), Pepe (1983), and Emílio Garrastazu Médici (1905). After her are Elis Regina (1945), Mauro Ramos (1930), Augusto Boal (1931), Rubens Barrichello (1972), Mário de Andrade (1893), and João Figueiredo (1918).


Among tennis players born in Brazil, Maria Bueno ranks 1After her are Gustavo Kuerten (1976), Marcelo Melo (1983), Thomaz Bellucci (1987), Bruno Soares (1982), André Sá (1977), Teliana Pereira (1988), Beatriz Haddad Maia (1996), and Marcos Daniel (1978).

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