Philippe Chatrier

1926 - 2000

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Philippe Chatrier (French pronunciation: [filip ʃatʁije]; 2 February 1928 – 23 June 2000) was a French tennis player. After his playing career ended, he became a journalist, and was then involved in sports administration. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Chatrier has received more than 236,984 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Philippe Chatrier is the 179th most popular tennis player (down from 145th in 2019), the 4,320th most popular biography from France (down from 4,014th in 2019) and the 18th most popular French Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Philippe Chatrier ranks 179 out of 1,569Before him are Ted Schroeder, Alexander Zverev, Rodney Heath, Otto Froitzheim, Julie Vlasto, and David Ferrer. After him are Mary Pierce, Wilfred Baddeley, Joe Hunt, Henri Leconte, Mervyn Rose, and Marcelo Ríos.

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Among people born in 1926, Philippe Chatrier ranks 325Before him are Ursula Happe, Joseíto, Giancarlo Bergamini, Ede Király, Kerwin Mathews, and Bernard Nathanson. After him are Enzo Sacchi, Annie Palmen, Bill Sharman, Dharamvir Bharati, Walter Sedlmayr, and Lou Donaldson. Among people deceased in 2000, Philippe Chatrier ranks 205Before him are Ioannis Andreou, Carlo Parola, Billy Barty, William Stokoe, H. C. Artmann, and FM-2030. After him are Annie Palmen, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Gerardo Romero, Olena Apanovych, Steve Allen, and Karen Hoff.

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In France

Among people born in France, Philippe Chatrier ranks 4,320 out of 6,770Before him are Adalbero of Reims (null), Pauline Auzou (1775), Colette Besson (1946), Alphonso, Earl of Chester (1273), Édouard Spach (1801), and Michel Aupetit (1951). After him are Gil de Ferran (1967), Catherine Cesarsky (1943), Jean-Marie Poiré (1945), Céline Tran (1979), André Tassin (1902), and Eric of Friuli (800).


Among tennis players born in France, Philippe Chatrier ranks 18Before him are Guy de la Chapelle (1868), James Dwight (1852), Amélie Mauresmo (1979), Marguerite Broquedis (1893), Otto Froitzheim (1884), and Julie Vlasto (1903). After him are Henri Leconte (1963), Simonne Mathieu (1908), Richard Gasquet (1986), Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (1985), Cédric Pioline (1969), and Adrian Mannarino (1988).