Shirley Fry

1927 - Today

Shirley Fry

Shirley June Fry Irvin (née Fry; born June 30, 1927) is a former world No. 1 tennis player from the United States. During her career, which lasted from the early 1940s until the mid-1950s, she won the singles title at all four Grand Slam events as well as 13 doubles titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shirley Fry has received more than 28,150 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 166th most popular tennis player.

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  • 28k

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  • 45.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, Shirley Fry ranks 166 out of 1,101Before her are Esna Boyd, Anders Järryd, Oliver Campbell, Pancho Segura, Ken McGregor, and Conchita Martínez. After her are Betty Stöve, Robin Söderling, Ichiya Kumagae, Helen Jacobs, Victoria Azarenka, and Henri Leconte.

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Among people born in 1927, Shirley Fry ranks 238Before her are Walter Zeman, Karl Stotz, Gerard K. O'Neill, Aušra Augustinavičiūtė, William Perry, and Stein Eriksen. After her are Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, Victor Mees, Trude Beiser, Greta Andersen, Harold Brown, and Heini Walter.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Shirley Fry ranks 5,308 out of 12,171Before her are Embeth Davidtz (1965), Conrad Aiken (1889), Steve Porcaro (1957), Michael J. Adams (null), Hunter Tylo (1962), and Madeleine L'Engle (1918). After her are Ted Meredith (1891), James Dashner (1972), Margaret Colin (1958), Chester Himes (1909), Kate Bosworth (1983), and Bill Smith (1924).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Shirley Fry ranks 31Before her are Margaret Osborne duPont (1918), Louise Brough (1923), Bill Johnston (1894), William Larned (1872), Beals Wright (1879), and Oliver Campbell (1871). After her are Helen Jacobs (1908), Bob Falkenburg (1926), Roscoe Tanner (1951), Andy Roddick (1982), John Isner (1985), and Sidney Wood (1911).

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