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Max Decugis

1882 - 1978

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Maxime Omer Mathieu Decugis or Décugis (French pronunciation: ​[maksim dɔkyʒiz, - de-]; 24 September 1882 – 6 September 1978) was a tennis player from France who held the French Championships record of winning the tournament eight times (a French club members only tournament before 1925), a feat that was surpassed by Rafael Nadal in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Max Decugis has received more than 87,274 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Max Decugis is the 49th most popular tennis player (up from 58th in 2019), the 2,431st most popular biography from France (up from 2,891st in 2019) and the 6th most popular French Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Max Decugis ranks 49 out of 1,148Before him are Henri Cochet, Monica Seles, Gabriela Sabatini, Yannick Noah, Jaroslav Drobný, and Darlene Hard. After him are Bobby Riggs, Gottfried von Cramm, Maria Sharapova, William Renshaw, Martina Hingis, and Naomi Osaka.

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Among people born in 1882, Max Decugis ranks 105Before him are Adolphus Frederick VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, August Kopff, Aurel Vlaicu, Maximiliano Hernández Martínez, Fiorello H. La Guardia, and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria. After him are Vilém Mathesius, Kâzım Karabekir, Walther Meissner, Otto Weddigen, James F. Byrnes, and Joseph Cardijn. Among people deceased in 1978, Max Decugis ranks 76Before him are Leo Ryan, José Manuel Moreno, Max Mallowan, Joe Davis, Pancho Vladigerov, and Gaston Julia. After him are Charles Best, Salvador de Madariaga, Karl Lennart Oesch, Samuel Goudsmit, Jacques Bergier, and Edmundo Suárez.

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Among people born in France, Max Decugis ranks 2,431 out of 6,011Before him are Julien Benda (1867), Gustave Boulanger (1824), Yasmina Reza (1959), Zygmunt Krasiński (1812), Charles de Freycinet (1828), and Marie Bracquemond (1840). After him are Walter of Châtillon (1135), Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt (1960), Jean-François Le Sueur (1760), Jacques Doillon (1944), Catherine Charlotte de Gramont (1639), and Constantin François de Chassebœuf, comte de Volney (1757).


Among tennis players born in France, Max Decugis ranks 6Before him are René Lacoste (1904), Suzanne Lenglen (1899), Jean Borotra (1898), Henri Cochet (1901), and Yannick Noah (1960). After him are Jacques Brugnon (1895), André Prévost (1860), André Gobert (1890), Gaël Monfils (1986), Maurice Germot (1882), and Amélie Mauresmo (1979).