Mervyn Rose

1930 - 2017

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Mervyn Gordon Rose AM (23 January 1930 – 23 July 2017) was an Australian male tennis player who won seven Grand Slam titles (singles, doubles and mixed doubles). Rose was born in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, and turned professional in 1959. He was ranked inside the world's Top 10 throughout much of his tennis career and represented Australia in the Davis Cup from 1951 to 1957. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mervyn Rose has received more than 55,366 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Mervyn Rose is the 228th most popular tennis player (down from 225th in 2019), the 235th most popular biography from Australia (down from 181st in 2019) and the 21st most popular Australian Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Mervyn Rose ranks 228 out of 1,148Before him are Renée Richards, Gastón Gaudio, Marc Rosset, Edith Hannam, Lew Hoad, and Françoise Dürr. After him are Jelena Janković, Virginia Ruzici, Manuela Maleeva, Charles Sands, Tomáš Berdych, and Daniela Hantuchová.

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Among people born in 1930, Mervyn Rose ranks 418Before him are Jeannette Altwegg, Carmelo Cedrún, Georg Stollenwerk, Anton Donchev, Heather Harper, and Taina Elg. After him are Blue Mitchell, Alan Oppenheimer, Barkat Gourad Hamadou, Bernard Collomb, Jasraj, and Nikolai Puchkov. Among people deceased in 2017, Mervyn Rose ranks 393Before him are Erin Moran, Charles P. Thacker, Molly Peters, Ruth Perry, Issam Zahreddine, and Don Williams. After him are Hiromi Tsuru, David Storey, Gunnar Birkerts, Jared Martin, Nadezhda Olizarenko, and Karel Schoeman.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Mervyn Rose ranks 235 out of 790Before him are Dannii Minogue (1971), Claire Holt (1988), William Deane (1931), Pat Cash (1965), Stan Rowley (1876), and Lew Hoad (1934). After him are Fiona Graham (1961), Henry Lawson (1867), Charles Kingsford Smith (1897), Russell Mockridge (1928), Harry Hopman (1906), and Mike Chapman (1947).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Mervyn Rose ranks 21Before him are Fred Stolle (1938), Neale Fraser (1933), Esna Boyd (1899), John Bromwich (1918), Pat Cash (1965), and Lew Hoad (1934). After him are Harry Hopman (1906), Frank Sedgman (1927), Thelma Coyne Long (1918), Mal Anderson (1935), Lesley Turner Bowrey (1942), and Adrian Quist (1913).