2 Rod Laver. . 23 4. Famous As: Tennis player. Birthdate: August 9, 1938. Sun Sign: Leo. Birthplace: Rockhampton. Australian former tennis player Rod Laver is widely regarded to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time. He was ranked world No. 1 in nine different years.
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Born in Brisbane in 1964, the Coorparoo junior was a superstar with Hawthorn in the VFL/AFL in the 1980s and '90s and is rated the best Queensland-born Australian rules player of all time.
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Former professional tennis player, Pete Sampras, became the winner of 14 Grand Slam singles titles during his career. He was ranked world No. 1 in 1993 and held the record for 286 weeks. Nicknamed “Pistol Pete,” the player was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2007.
Michael on May 17, 2020: 1. Rod Laver 2. Rafael Nadal 3. Novak Djokovic 4. Roger Federer
Famous As: American tennis player. Birthdate: June 17, 1980. Sun Sign: Gemini. Birthplace: Lynwood, California. Regarded as one of the greatest women's tennis players of all time, Venus Williams is credited with introducing never seen before power and athleticism to women's tennis along with her sister Serena.