Currently alive, at 76 years of age.
Categories: echo $strCat;?>
1942 – Born on July 16th in Albury, New South Wales. Australian tennis player who dominated women’s competition in the 1960s.
1962 – She went to Wimbledon as a heavy favorite.
1966 – She retired, married and started a family.
1970 – Became the second woman (after Maureen Connolly) to win the grand slam of tennis singles: the British (Wimbledon), U.S., Australian, and French titles in the same year.
1979 – She was enshrined in the International Tennis Hall of Fame.
1991 – She was ordained as a Christian minister and founded the Victory Life Church in Perth, Australia.