Vines, Ellsworth

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Name
Vines, Ellsworth Gender: M
Henry Ellsworth Vines Jr.
born on 28 September 1911 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 04°34' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 16°49 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 22°05'



Ellsworth Vines

Biography

American tennis champion of the 1930s, the World No. 1 player or the co-No. 1 for four years in 1932, 1935, 1936 and 1937, able to win Pro Slam titles on three different surfaces. He won the Men's Singles Championship at Wimbledon in 1932 and the US Open in 1931 and 1932. He later became a professional golfer, and won three titles on the PGA Tour.

Vines was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island, in 1962. He died on 17 March 1994 at age 82 in La Quinta, California.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1932 (Men's Singles champion, Wimbledon)
  • Work : Prize 1962 (International Tennis Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate (time recorded as "12 M") and upgraded the Rodden Rating to BC/BR in hand. Previously this entry had 29 September 1911 at 12:00 noon: Frank C. Clifford quotes B.C. from Data Plus, July 1998.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (Height: 6 ft 2.5 in/ 1.89 m)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (155 lb/ 70 kg)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Skills - singular/specialist
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (International competitions)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 82)
  • Vocation : Sports : Tennis (Pro and champion)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (International Tennis)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Wimbledon Men's Singles)