R. Norris Williams

1891 - 1968

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Richard "Dick" Norris Williams II (January 29, 1891 – June 2, 1968), generally known as R. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of R. Norris Williams has received more than 198,028 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. R. Norris Williams is the 32nd most popular tennis player (up from 42nd in 2019), the 175th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 173rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Swiss Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, R. Norris Williams ranks 32 out of 1,148Before him are Roy Emerson, Chris Evert, Guillermo Vilas, Bill Tilden, Pete Sampras, and Jean Borotra. After him are Gabriela Sabatini, Jaroslav Drobný, John Newcombe, Ken Rosewall, Maria Sharapova, and Yannick Noah.

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Among people born in 1891, R. Norris Williams ranks 64Before him are Lilya Brik, Yevhen Konovalets, Walter A. Shewhart, Arthur Drewry, Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma, and Ronald Colman. After him are Yvan Goll, George Adamski, Franz Alexander, Kim Seong-su, Karl-Adolf Hollidt, and Johannes R. Becher. Among people deceased in 1968, R. Norris Williams ranks 65Before him are Tsuguharu Foujita, Jo Schlesser, Hitoshi Imamura, Fedor Tokarev, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, and Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark. After him are Augustin Bea, Jean Paulhan, Konstantin Paustovsky, Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen, Jean Hyppolite, and Santos Iriarte.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, R. Norris Williams ranks 175 out of 749Before him are Jaime, Duke of Madrid (1870), Peter Sauber (1943), Edwin Fischer (1886), Margareta of Romania (1949), Hans Martin Sutermeister (1907), and Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac (1817). After him are Jonas Furrer (1805), Rolf M. Zinkernagel (1944), Jakob Ammann (1644), Conrad Ferdinand Meyer (1825), Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma (1886), and Grock (1880).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among tennis players born in Switzerland, R. Norris Williams ranks 2Before him are Roger Federer (1981). After him are Stan Wawrinka (1985), Marc Rosset (1970), Heinz Günthardt (1959), Patty Schnyder (1978), Belinda Bencic (1997), Bettina Bunge (1963), Timea Bacsinszky (1989), Emmanuelle Gagliardi (1976), Marco Chiudinelli (1981), and Romina Oprandi (1986).