Pete Sampras

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Pete Sampras

Petros "Pete" Sampras (born August 12, 1971) is an American former professional tennis player. His professional career began in 1988 and ended at the 2002 US Open, which he won, defeating rival Andre Agassi in the final. Sampras won 14 Grand Slam singles titles during his career, which was an Open Era record at the time of his retirement: seven Wimbledon, two Australian Opens and a joint Open Era record five US Open titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pete Sampras has received more than 4,976,021 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 28th most popular tennis player.

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Among tennis players, Pete Sampras ranks 28 out of 1,101Before him are Ion Țiriac, Roy Emerson, Arthur Ashe, Mats Wilander, Manuel Santana, and Stefan Edberg. After him are Bill Tilden, Don Budge, Jean Borotra, William Renshaw, Jaroslav Drobný, and Guillermo Vilas.

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Among people born in 1971, Pete Sampras ranks 18Before him are Snoop Dogg, Mark Wahlberg, Ricky Martin, Dolores O'Riordan, Ewan McGregor, and Idina Menzel. After him are Niko Kovač, Jari Litmanen, Fabien Barthez, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kim Jong-nam, and Jacques Villeneuve.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Pete Sampras ranks 1,581 out of 12,171Before him are J. Michael Bishop (1936), Jake Gyllenhaal (1980), Christine Baranski (1952), Dirk Benedict (1945), Isaac Hayes (1942), and Theodore Edgar McCarrick (1930). After him are William Styron (1925), William Nordhaus (1941), Bill Tilden (1893), Andrew Garfield (1983), Lucy Liu (1968), and Matt LeBlanc (1967).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Pete Sampras ranks 7Before him are Jimmy Connors (1952), Billie Jean King (1943), Stan Smith (1946), Andre Agassi (1970), Chris Evert (1954), and Arthur Ashe (1943). After him are Bill Tilden (1893), Don Budge (1915), Serena Williams (1981), Doris Hart (1925), Bobby Riggs (1918), and Michael Chang (1972).

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