William Renshaw

1861 - 1904

William Renshaw

William Charles Renshaw (3 January 1861 – 12 August 1904) was a British tennis player active during the late 19th century, who was ranked world No. 1. He won twelve Major titles during his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Renshaw has received more than 183,748 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 32nd most popular tennis player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.96

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among tennis players, William Renshaw ranks 32 out of 1,101Before him are Manuel Santana, Stefan Edberg, Pete Sampras, Bill Tilden, Don Budge, and Jean Borotra. After him are Jaroslav Drobný, Guillermo Vilas, Maria Bueno, Ken Rosewall, Serena Williams, and Gottfried von Cramm.

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Among people born in 1861, William Renshaw ranks 36Before him are Henry Gantt, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, István Tisza, Infanta Marie Anne of Portugal, Pierre Duhem, and Michel Verne. After him are Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig, Nettie Stevens, Luigi Facta, Santiago Rusiñol, Morgan Robertson, and Maurice Blondel. Among people deceased in 1904, William Renshaw ranks 30Before him are Norodom of Cambodia, Sami Frashëri, Mathilde Bonaparte, Alfred von Waldersee, Vladimir Markovnikov, and María de las Mercedes, Princess of Asturias. After him are Isabella Bird, Princess Alexandrine of Baden, Nikolay Bobrikov, Isabelle Eberhardt, Mór Jókai, and Antonio Labriola.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, William Renshaw ranks 1,068 out of 5,347Before him are Susan Boyle (1961), Adelard of Bath (1075), Keira Knightley (1985), Gary Lineker (1960), Matilda of England, Duchess of Saxony (1156), and Hugh Griffith (1912). After him are John Stewart Bell (1928), Peter Vaughan (1923), Henry Gray (1827), John Wilkins (1614), Jared Harris (1961), and Domnall mac Ailpín (812).

Among TENNIS PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among tennis players born in United Kingdom, William Renshaw ranks 3Before him are Fred Perry (1909) and Charlotte Cooper (1870). After him are Laurence Doherty (1875), Arthur Gore (1868), Ernest Renshaw (1861), Spencer Gore (1850), Reginald Doherty (1872), John Hartley (1849), Dorothea Douglass Lambert Chambers (1878), Maud Watson (1864), and Lottie Dod (1871).

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