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Brough, Althea Louise (Althea)

Born: 1923 AD
Currently alive, at 92 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Tennis Player


1923 - Louise Brough was born on the 11th of March in Oklahoma City.

1940-1941 - She came to prominence as a junior, winning the U.S. 18-and-under title.

1947 - She won the U.S. Singles Championship at Forest Hills, she was a finalist on five other occasions.

1967 - She was inducted in the International Tennis Hall of Fame.

         - She was one of the greatest volleyers in history and won 13 Wimbledon titles in singles, doubles and mixed doubles and 16 at the U.S. championships.


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