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Sidney Wood

1911 - 2009

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Sidney Burr Wood Jr. (November 1, 1911 – January 10, 2009) was an American tennis player who won the 1931 Wimbledon singles title. Wood was ranked in the world's Top 10 five times between 1931 and 1938, and was ranked World No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sidney Wood has received more than 50,923 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Sidney Wood is the 342nd most popular tennis player (down from 309th in 2019), the 10,367th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,544th in 2019) and the 72nd most popular American Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Sidney Wood ranks 342 out of 1,148Before him are Holcombe Ward, Pat Rafter, Vera Zvonareva, Anastasia Myskina, Gardnar Mulloy, and Heinrich Schomburgk. After him are Benoît Paire, Mikael Pernfors, Matteo Berrettini, Andreas Seppi, Ashleigh Barty, and Lesley Turner Bowrey.

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Among people born in 1911, Sidney Wood ranks 339Before him are Francisco Rúa, Stephen McNally, Ann Doran, Phil Silvers, René Bougnol, and Val Guest. After him are Hank Greenberg, Mitch Miller, Franz Wagner, Foy Draper, Hugh Marlowe, and Ruth Ford. Among people deceased in 2009, Sidney Wood ranks 326Before him are I. J. Good, Virginia Davis, Kálmán Markovits, Raúl Magaña, Rashidi Kawawa, and Mohamed M. Atalla. After him are Rolf Rüssmann, Charles W. Juels, Elizaveta Mukasei, Lucy Gordon, Ilya Piatetski-Shapiro, and Stephen Gately.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Sidney Wood ranks 10,367 out of 18,182Before him are Mike Gravel (1930), John Kasich (1952), Michael Novak (1933), John Scalzi (1969), Gloria DeHaven (1925), and Michaela Conlin (1978). After him are James Hartle (1939), Wallace Langham (1965), Audrey Landers (1956), John Bell Hatcher (1861), Mindy Kaling (1979), and Mike McCready (1966).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United States

Among tennis players born in United States, Sidney Wood ranks 72Before him are Bertha Townsend (1869), Ellen Hansell (1869), Rosemary Casals (1948), Anne Smith (1959), Holcombe Ward (1878), and Gardnar Mulloy (1913). After him are Alice Marble (1913), Mike Bryan (1978), Bob Bryan (1978), Nancy Richey (1942), Chuck McKinley (1941), and Vic Seixas (1923).