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Wightman, Hazel Hotchkiss (Queen mother of American Tennis)

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Born: 1886 AD
Died: 1974 AD, at 87 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Athlete

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1886 - Born in Healdsburg, California

 

1909 - joined the U.S. tennis championships and won events for singles, doubles, and mixed doubles

 

1911 - graduated at University of Califronia in Berkeley

 

1912 - got married

 

1919 - for the 4th time she became champion for National Women's tennis competition

 

1923 - donated a silver cup called the Wightman Cup to the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association

 

1948 - last year to be the team captain of the U.S. tennis team

 

1974 - died


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