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Womens - Notable Historical Events

Molla MalloryJun 12, 1915

Helen Wills MoodyAug 16, 1924

Alice MarbleSep 12, 1936

Margaret Smith CourtSep 9, 1962

Billie Jean KingSep 12, 1965

Nancy RicheyJun 9, 1968

Rosemary CasalsSep 13, 1970

Chris EvertJun 14, 1975

Virginia WadeJul 1, 1977

Hana MandlikovaJun 6, 1981

Martina NavratilovaJun 9, 1984

Steffi GrafJun 6, 1987

Monica SelesJan 26, 1991

Mary PierceJan 27, 1995

Martina HingisJan 25, 1997

Iva MajoliJun 7, 1997

Maria SharapovaJul 4, 2004

Serena WilliamsJul 5, 2009

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Womens - Historical Events
Date Event
1887-07-06

4th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (6-2 6-0)

1888-07-16

5th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats Blanche Hillyard (6-3 6-3)

1892-07-07

9th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats B Hillyard (6-1 6-1)

1893-07-20

10th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Lottie Dod beats B Hillyard (6-8 6-1 6-4)

1895-07-15

12th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Charlotte Sterry beats H Jackson (7-5 8-6)

1896-07-21

13th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Charlotte Sterry beats A Pickering (6-2 6-3)

1897-07-01

14th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Blanche Hillyard beats C Sterry (5-7 7-5 6-2)

1898-06-28

15th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Charlotte Sterry beats L Martin (6-4 6-4)

1899-06-27

16th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Blanche Hillyard beats C Sterry (6-2 6-3)

1902-07-02

19th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Muriel Robb beats C Sterry (7-5 6-1)

1903-07-01

20th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Dorothea Chambers beats E Larcombe (4-6 6-4 6-2)

1906-07-05

23rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Dorothea Chambers beats M Bundy (6-3 9-7)

1907-07-05

24th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: May Bundy beats D Chambers (6-1 6-4)

1909-06-26

23rd US Womens Tennis: H Hotchkiss beats Maud Barger-Wallach (6-0 6-1)

1909-06-27

23rd US Womens Tennis: Hazel H Wightman beats M Barger-Wallach (6-0 6-1)

1910-06-26

24th US Womens Tennis: H Hotchkiss Wightman beats L Hammond (6-4 6-2)

1910-06-30

27th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Dorothea Chambers beats D Boothby (6-2 6-2)

1911-07-07

28th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: D Chambers beats D Boothby (6-0 6-0)

1913-09-14

27th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Dorothy Green (6-2 7-5)

1914-06-13

28th US Womens Tennis: Mary K Browne beats Marie Wagner (6-2 1-6 6-1)

1915-06-12

29th US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (4-6 6-2 6-0)

1916-06-12

30th US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beats Louise Raymond (6-0 6-1)

1917-06-23

31st US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beat Marion Vanderhoef (4-6 6-0 6-2)

1918-06-22

32nd US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beats E E Goss (6-4 6-3)

1919-07-05

32nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: S Lenglen beats Chambers (10-8 4-6 9-7)

1919-09-21

33rd US Womens Tennis: Hazel H Wightman beats M Zinderstein (6-1 6-2)

1922-08-19

36th US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beats Helen Wills Moody (6-3 6-1)

1923-07-06

36th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats K McKane (6-2 6-2)

1924-08-16

38th US Womens Tennis: Helen Wills Moody beats Molla Mallory (6-1 6-3)

1926-06-14

2nd French Womens Tennis: Suzanne Lenglen beats Mary K Browne (6-1 6-0)

1927-07-02

40th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats L de Alvarez (6-2 6-4)

1928-07-07

41st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats L de Alvarez (6-2 6-3)

1929-07-05

42nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-1 6-2)

1930-06-01

6th French Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-2 6-1)

1932-07-01

45th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-3 6-1)

1934-07-06

47th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Dorothy Little beats H Jacobs (6-2 5-7 6-3)

1935-09-11

49th US Womens Tennis: H H Jacobs beats Sarah H Palfrey Fabyan (6-2 6-4)

1936-09-12

50th US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Helen Hull Jacobs (4-6 6-3 6-2)

1937-07-02

50th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Dorothy Little beats J Jędrzejowska (6-2 2-6 7-5)

1938-07-02

51st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Helen Jacobs (6-4 6-0)

1938-09-17

52nd US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Nancye Wynne Bolton (6-0 6-3)

1939-07-07

52nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Kay Stammers (62 60)

1939-09-16

53rd US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Helen Hull Jacobs (6-0 8-10 6-4)

1945-09-02

59th US Womens Tennis: Sarah P Cooke beats Pauline Betz (3-6 8-6 6-4)

1949-07-02

56th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: L Brough beats M duPont (10-8 1-6 10-8)

1951-07-07

58th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Doris Hart beats Shirley Fry (6-1 6-0)

1952-09-07

66th US Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (63 75)

1953-01-16

27th Australian Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beat J Sampson (6-3 6-2)

1953-05-30

23rd French Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (6-2 6-4)

1953-09-07

67th US Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (6-2 6-4)

1955-07-02

62nd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Louise Brough beats B Fleitz (7-5 8-6)

1955-09-11

69th US Womens Tennis: Doris Hart beats Patricia Ward (6-4 6-2)

1956-07-07

63rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Shirley Fry beats Angela Buxton (63 61)

1956-09-09

70th US Womens Tennis: Shirley J Fry beats Althea Gibson (63 64)

1959-09-13

73rd US Womens Tennis: Maria Fraser beats Christine Truman (61 64)

1960-02-01

34th Australian Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith beats J Lehane (75 62)

1960-09-11

74th US Womens Tennis: Darlene R Hard beats Maria Fraser (64 1012 64)

1961-09-10

75th US Womens Tennis: Darlene R Hard beats Ann Haydon Jones (63 64)

1962-07-07

69th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Karen Susman beats Vera Sukova (6-4 6-4)

1962-09-09

76th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith Court beats Darlene Hard (97 64)

1964-09-13

78th US Womens Tennis: Maria Fraser beats Carole Graebner (61 60)

1965-09-12

79th US Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith beats Billie Jean King (86 75)

1966-09-11

80th US Womens Tennis: M Esther Bueno-Fraiser beats N Richey (63 61)

1967-09-10

81st US Womens Tennis: Billie Jean M King beats Ann H Jones (119 64)

1968-06-09

38th French Womens Tennis: Nancy Richey beats Anne H Jones (57 64 61)

1970-07-03

77th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Margaret Smith beats King (14-12 11-9)

1970-09-13

84th US Womens Tennis: M Smith Court beats Rosemary Casals (62 26 61)

1971-07-02

78th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Evonne Goolagong beats Margaret Smith (64 61)

1971-09-12

85th US Womens Tennis: Billie Jean King beats Rosemary Casals (64 76)

1972-07-07

79th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Billie Jean King beats Goolagong (63 63)

1972-09-09

86th US Womens Tennis: Billie Jean M King beats K Melville (63 75)

1973-06-04

43rd French Womens Tennis: Margaret Court beats C Evert (67 76 64)

1973-07-07

80th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Billie Jean King beats C Evert (60 75), 1st all-US women's 1st all-US women's Wimbledon final

1974-09-09

88th US Womens Tennis: B J M King beats E Goolagong Cawley (36 63 75)

1975-06-14

45th French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats M Navratilova (26 62 61)

1976-07-02

83rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats E Goolagong (63 46 86)

1977-07-01

84th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Virginia Wade beats B Stove (46 63 61)

1977-09-10

91st US Womens Tennis: Chris Evert L Mills beats W Turnbull (76 62)

1978-07-07

85th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats C Evert (26 64 75)

1978-09-09

92nd US Womens Tennis: Chris E L Mills beats Pam Shriver (75 64)

1979-06-09

49th French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats Wendy Turnbull (62 60)

1979-09-09

93rd US Womens Tennis: Tracy Austin beats C E Lloyd Mills (64 63)

1980-01-01

54th Australian Womens Tennis: Barbara Jordan beats S Walsh (63 63)

1980-06-08

50th French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats Virginia Ruzici (60 63)

1981-01-03

55th Australian Womens Tennis: H Mandlikova beats W Turnbull (60 75)

1981-06-06

51st French Womens Tennis: Hana Mandlikova beats Sylvia Hanika (62 64)

1981-07-03

88th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats H Mandlikova (6-2 6-2)

1981-09-12

95th US Womens Tennis: Tracy Austin beats M Navratilova (16 76 76)

1982-09-11

96th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats Hana Mandlikova (63 61)

1982-12-12

57th Australian Womens Tennis: C Evert beats M Navratilova (63 26 63)

1983-04-03

2nd NCAA Womens Basketball Championship: South Cal beats LA Tech 69-67

1983-06-04

53rd French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats Mima Jausovec (61 62)

1983-07-02

90th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats A Jaeger (60 63)

1983-09-10

97th US Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Chris Evert L Mills (61 63)

1983-12-10

58th Australian Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats K Jordan (62 76)

1984-04-01

3rd NCAA Womens Basketball Championship: Southern Cal beats Tenn 72-61

1984-06-09

54th French Womens Tennis: Martina Navratilova beats C Evert (63 61)

1984-07-07

91st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Chris Evert (76 62)

1984-12-09

59th Australian Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats H Sukova (67 61 63)

1985-06-06

55th French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats Navratilova (63 67 75)

1985-12-08

60th Australian Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats C Evert (62 46 62)

1986-06-07

56th French Womens Tennis: Chris Evert beats M Navratilova (26 63 63)

1986-07-05

93rd Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats H Mandlikova (76 63)

1987-01-24

61st Australian Womens Tennis: H Mandlikova beat M Navratilova (75 76)

1987-06-06

57th French Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats M Navratilova (6-4 4-6 8-6)

1987-09-12

101st US Womens Tennis Open: Martina Navratilova beats Steffi Graf (7-6 6-1)

1988-01-23

62nd Australian Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Chris Evert (6-1 7-6)

1988-06-04

58th French Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats N Zvereva (6-0 6-0)

1988-07-02

95th Wimbledon Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Navratilova (5-7 6-2 6-1)

1988-09-10

102nd US Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Gabriela Sabatini (6-3 3-6 6-1)

1989-01-28

63rd Australian Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Helena Sukova (6-4 6-4)

1989-06-10

59th French Womens Tennis Open: A Sanchez Vicario beats S Graf (7-6 3-6 7-5) favored Steffi Graf, also 1st Spaniard to win a grand slam title

1989-09-09

103rd US Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats M Navratilova (3-6 7-5 6-1)

1990-01-27

64th Australian Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats MJ Fernandez (6-3, 6-4)

1990-07-07

97th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: M Navratilova beats Z Garrison (64 61)

1990-09-08

104th US Womens Tennis Open: Gabriela Sabatini beats Steffi Graf (6-2 7-6)

1991-01-12

Largest crowd to watch Atlantic Coast Womens Basketball game (11,520)

1991-01-26

65th Australian Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats J Novotna (57 63 61)

1991-06-08

61st French Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats A S Vicario (63 64)

1991-09-07

105th US Womens Tennis Open: Monica Seles (17) defeats Martina Navratilova (34) (76 61)

1992-01-25

66th Australian Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats M Fernandez (62 63)

1992-06-06

62nd French Womens Tennis Open: Monica Seles beats Steffi Graf (6-2 3-6 10-8)

1992-09-12

106th US Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats A Sanchez Vicario (63 63)

1994-07-02

101st Wimbledon Womens Tennis: C Martinez beats Navratilova (64 36 63)

1994-09-10

108th US Womens Tennis Open: Aranxta S Vicario beats Steffi Graf (1-6 7-6 6-4)

1995-01-27

69th Australian Womens Tennis: Mary Pierce beats A S Vicario (63 62)

1995-06-10

65th French Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats A.S. Vicario (7-6 4-6 6-0)

1995-09-09

109th US Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Monica Seles (7-6 0-6 6-3)

1996-01-27

70th Australian Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats Anke Huber (64 61)

1996-06-08

66th French Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats A S Vicario (6-3, 6-7, 10-8)

1996-09-08

110th US Womens Tennis Open: Steffi Graf beats Monica Seles (7-5 6-4)

1997-01-25

71st Australian Womens Tennis: Martina Hingis beat Mary Pierce (6-2 6-2)

1997-06-07

67th French Womens Tennis: Iva Majoli beats Martina Hingis (64 62)

1997-07-05

104th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Martina Hingis beats Jana Novotna

1998-01-31

72nd Australian Womens Tennis: Martina Hingis beats C Martinez (63 63)

1998-06-06

68th French Womens Tennis:

1998-09-13

112th US Womens Tennis

2004-07-04

111th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Maria Sharapova beats Serena Williams (6-1 6-4)

2009-07-05

116th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (7-6 6-2)

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Womens - Notable Birthdays

Betsy RawlsMay 4, 1928

Womens - Birthdays
Date Event
1928-05-04

Betsy Rawls, Spartanburg South Carolina, golfer (US Womens Open-51, 53, 57, 60)

1964-08-06

Lauren Cowan, Benalla Victoria, golfer (1994 66th English Womens Open)

1980-06-21

Sindy Lange, Werewolf in a Womens Prison

1989-08-28

Christina Von Eerie, NWA Pro/AWS: Womens Title Tournament


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