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The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s 

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March 27, 2017 281 votes 53 voters 1.7k views 51 items

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List of the best men's tennis players from 1930s, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. From 1930 to 1939, tennis had some of the greatest men's tennis players of all time. These are some of the most talented 1930s tennis players to ever live, so if you're a fan of tennis and are aspiring to play tennis professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular men's tennis player from the 1930s then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This list is made up of a variety of players, including Don Budge, Jack Crawford, and Henri Cochet. Featuring Grand Slam champions, Wimbledon winners, Doubles players, and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest 1930s tennis players?" and "Who is the best tennis player of 1930s?"

You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of the 1930s in order to get more information about each one. If you play tennis or just love the sport then use this list of the top 1930s tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

list ordered by
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Fred Perry is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United Kingdom
2
Don Budge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
3
Ignacy Tłoczyński is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Ignacy Tłoczyński
4
Don McNeill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
5
Vivian McGrath is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Australia
6
Sidney Wood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
7
Frank Shields is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
8
Gene Mako is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
9
Harry Hopman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Australia
10
Ellsworth Vines is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Ellsworth Vines
11
Bill Tilden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
12
John Bromwich is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Australia
13
Gottfried von Cramm is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
14
Henri Cochet is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
France
15
Bobby Riggs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
16
Jean Borotra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
France
17
Jack Crawford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Australia
18
Wilmer Allison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
19
Christian Boussus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Christian Boussus France
20
Bunny Austin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United Kingdom
21
John Van Ryn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
John Van Ryn United States of America
22
George Lott is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
23
Frank Parker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
United States of America
24
Jiro Sato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Jiro Sato
25
Edgar Moon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s
Australia