Richard Sears

1861 - 1943

Richard Sears

Richard Dudley Sears (October 26, 1861 – April 8, 1943) was an American tennis player, who won the US National Championships singles in its first seven years, from 1881 to 1887, and the doubles for six years from 1882 to 1887, after which he retired from tennis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Sears has received more than 11,732 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 76th most popular tennis player.

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Among tennis players, Richard Sears ranks 76 out of 1,101Before him are Helen Wills, Gustavo Kuerten, Simonne Mathieu, Althea Gibson, Mansour Bahrami, and Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling. After him are John Hartley, Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers, Anna Kournikova, Tom Okker, David Ferrer, and Maud Watson.

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Among people born in 1861, Richard Sears ranks 74Before him are Wilhelm Meyer-Lübke, Henri Mathias Berthelot, Félix Fénéon, Jacques-Émile Blanche, József Rippl-Rónai, and Madan Mohan Malaviya. After him are Curt von Bardeleben, Edith Roosevelt, Hans Goldschmidt, Prince Francis Joseph of Battenberg, Kurt Hensel, and Shirase Nobu. Among people deceased in 1943, Richard Sears ranks 93Before him are Eric Knight, George Washington Carver, Agustín Pedro Justo, W. W. Jacobs, Edsel Ford, and Lin Sen. After him are Shaul Tchernichovsky, Johan Ludwig Mowinckel, Prince Christoph of Hesse, Paul Freiherr von Eltz-Rübenach, Yemelyan Yaroslavsky, and Mihailo Petrović.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Richard Sears ranks 3,428 out of 12,171Before him are Zoë Wanamaker (1949), Tommy Dorsey (1905), Anita O'Day (1919), Tommy Thayer (1960), Carla Gugino (1971), and Harold Arlen (1905). After him are Mitch Pileggi (1952), Jackie Jackson (1951), Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892), Robert Rodriguez (1968), Fred MacMurray (1908), and Linda Darnell (1923).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Richard Sears ranks 18Before him are Bobby Riggs (1918), Michael Chang (1972), Pancho Gonzales (1928), Venus Williams (1980), Helen Wills (1905), and Althea Gibson (1927). After him are Maureen Connolly (1934), Jim Courier (1970), Vitas Gerulaitis (1954), Vincent Richards (1903), Jack Kramer (1921), and Marion Jones Farquhar (1879).

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