Olmedo, Alex

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Name
Olmedo, Alex Gender: M
Alejandro Olmedo Rodríguez
born on 24 March 1936 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Arequipa, Peru, 16s24, 71w33
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 03°47' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 24°14 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 24°25'



Biography

Peruvian-American tennis player who helped win the Davis Cup for the USA in 1958 and was the No. 2 ranked amateur in 1959. Olmedo won two Majors in 1959 (Australia and Wimbledon) and the U.S. Pro Championships in 1960, and was inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame in 1987.

Olmedo was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1987. He spent over 40 years teaching tennis at the Beverly Hills Hotel in California. He died on 9 December 2020 at the age of 84 from cancer in Los Angeles.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Mackay, Barry (born 31 August 1935). Notes: Davis Cup teammates
  • (has as) teacher relationship with Toley, George (born 23 April 1916)

Events

  • Work : Prize 1959 (Men's Singles champion)
  • Work : Prize 1987 (International Tennis Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes B.R.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 1.78 m/ 5 ft 10 in)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Terminal)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Skills - singular/specialist
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Cancer)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 84)
  • Vocation : Sports : Tennis (Pro, mens singles)
  • Vocation : Sports Business : Coach/ Manager/ Owner (Tennis coach)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (International Tennis)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship