Cooke, Elwood

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Name
Cooke, Elwood Gender: M
Thomas Elwood Cooke
born on 5 July 1913 at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )
Place Ogden, Utah, 41n13, 111w58
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 12°38' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 27°11 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 09°59'



Biography

American amateur tennis player in the 1930s and 1940s. At Wimbledon, he reached the singles final in 1939 before falling to Bobby Riggs, but won the doubles title that year with Riggs. He was the U.S. Indoor Doubles champion with Riggs in 1940. Cooke reached the semifinals of the French Championships in 1939 and the U.S. National Championships in 1945 (and the quarterfinals of the latter in 1940 and 1943). He died on 16 April 2004, aged 90, in Apopka, Florida.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Riggs, Bobby (born 25 February 1918)

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate submitted by Sy Scholfield.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Sports : Tennis (Amateur)