Fred Perry

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Birthday
18, 1909
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 2, 1995 (85)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
18, 1909
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 2, 1995 (85)

About

Revered English tennis and table tennis player who won eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams.

Before Fame

His father was involved in politics, causing his family to change residence multiple times in his early life.

Trivia

His name was given to a tennis shirt designed by Tibby Wegner.

Family Life

He was married to Barbara Riese for over 40 years.

Associated With

The clothing company that created his tennis shirt once sponsored Andy Murray.