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Yannick Noah

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Yannick Noah (French pronunciation: ​[janik nɔa]; born 18 May 1960) is a French former professional tennis player and singer. Noah won the French Open in 1983, and is currently the captain of both France's Davis Cup and Billie Jean King Cup teams. During his nearly two-decade career, Noah captured 23 singles titles and 16 doubles titles, reaching a career-high singles ranking of world No. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yannick Noah has received more than 1,390,508 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Yannick Noah is the 46th most popular tennis player (down from 38th in 2019), the 2,370th most popular biography from France (down from 2,199th in 2019) and the 5th most popular French Tennis Player.

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Among tennis players, Yannick Noah ranks 46 out of 1,148Before him are Jan Kodeš, John Newcombe, Pancho Gonzales, Henri Cochet, Monica Seles, and Gabriela Sabatini. After him are Jaroslav Drobný, Darlene Hard, Max Decugis, Bobby Riggs, Gottfried von Cramm, and Maria Sharapova.

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Among people born in 1960, Yannick Noah ranks 88Before him are Igor Belanov, Jonathan Larson, Nicoletta Braschi, Gazebo, Michael Hutchence, and Damon Wayans. After him are Jonas Gahr Støre, Walter Zenga, Vince Clarke, Éric-Emmanuel Schmitt, Jafar Panahi, and Takashi Miike.

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Among people born in France, Yannick Noah ranks 2,370 out of 6,011Before him are Joseph-Marie Vien (1716), Marie-Claire Alain (1926), Jean Paulhan (1884), Pierre Berthier (1782), Jacques Collin de Plancy (1794), and Horace François Bastien Sébastiani de La Porta (1772). After him are Charles Xavier Thomas (1785), Jehan Alain (1911), Gabriel Matzneff (1936), Eugène Fromentin (1820), Elena Poniatowska (1932), and Jean Lefebvre (1919).


Among tennis players born in France, Yannick Noah ranks 5Before him are René Lacoste (1904), Suzanne Lenglen (1899), Jean Borotra (1898), and Henri Cochet (1901). After him are Max Decugis (1882), Jacques Brugnon (1895), André Prévost (1860), André Gobert (1890), Gaël Monfils (1986), Maurice Germot (1882), and Amélie Mauresmo (1979).

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