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Norman Brookes

1877 - 1968

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Sir Norman Everard Brookes (14 November 1877 – 28 September 1968) was an Australian tennis player. During his career he won three Grand Slam singles titles; Wimbledon in 1907 and 1914 (the first non-British born individual to do so) and the Australasian Championships in 1911. Brookes was part of the Australasian Davis Cup team that won the title on five occasions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Norman Brookes has received more than 146,065 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Norman Brookes is the 150th most popular tennis player (down from 122nd in 2019), the 171st most popular biography from Australia (down from 163rd in 2019) and the 10th most popular Australian Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Norman Brookes ranks 150 out of 1,148Before him are Althea Gibson, Philippe Chatrier, Andy Roddick, Anders Järryd, William Larned, and Betty Stöve. After him are Jennifer Capriati, Marin Čilić, Stan Wawrinka, Richard Krajicek, Bob Hewitt, and Frank Hadow.

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Among people born in 1877, Norman Brookes ranks 129Before him are Wang Guowei, Maurice Costello, Otto Herschmann, Andrejs Upīts, Miltiadis Gouskos, and Johann Friedrich Höger. After him are Tom Thomson, Filippos Karvelas, Elena Guro, Charles Collignon, Roelof Klein, and Abelardo Olivier. Among people deceased in 1968, Norman Brookes ranks 165Before him are Käthe Kruse, Albert Dekker, Giuseppe Lepori, Bruno Chizzo, Archie Mayo, and Nick Adams. After him are Pietro Pastore, León Felipe, Alfredo Foglino, Branislav Sekulić, Verner Weckman, and Enoch L. Johnson.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Norman Brookes ranks 171 out of 925Before him are Natalie Imbruglia (1975), Rebel Wilson (1980), Bob Morley (1984), Casey Stoner (1985), Peter Carey (1943), and Emilie de Ravin (1981). After him are Fiona Graham (1961), Bob Hewitt (1940), Anna Torv (1979), J. L. Mackie (1917), Richard Bonynge (1930), and Jacinda Barrett (1972).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Australia

Among tennis players born in Australia, Norman Brookes ranks 10Before him are Ken Rosewall (1934), John Newcombe (1944), Jack Crawford (1908), Lew Hoad (1934), Evonne Goolagong Cawley (1951), and Tony Roche (1945). After him are Bob Hewitt (1940), Ashley Cooper (1936), Ken McGregor (1929), Fred Stolle (1938), Neale Fraser (1933), and Frank Sedgman (1927).