Rod Laver

Born: Aug. 9, 1938
Australian tennis player

only player to win Grand Slam twice (1962,69); Wimbledon champion 4 times; 1st to earn $1 million in prize money, won 11 Grand Slam singles titles.


Nikki LaudaK - MAndrea Mead Lawrence

More on Rod Laver from Fact Monster:

  • Rod Laver - Laver, Rod Laver, Rod (Rodney George Laver), 1938–, Australian tennis player. He left school ...
  • Professional Tennis - Professional Tennis The Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, and U.S. Open tournaments make up ...
  • British (Wimbledon) Champions - British (Wimbledon) Champions (Amateur from inception in 1877 through 1967) Singles—Men 1877 ...
  • U.S. National and Open Champions - U.S. National and Open Champions Singles—Men NATIONAL 1881–87 Richard D. Sears ...
  • Information Please: 1968 - 1968 Previous Year | Next Year World | U.S. | Economics | Sports | Entertainment | Science | Deaths ...