Tennis The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s  

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List of the best women's tennis players from 1960s, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. From 1960 to 1969, tennis had some of the greatest women's tennis players of all time. These are some of the most talented 1960s 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 women's tennis player from the 1960s 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 Margaret Court and Billie Jean King. Featuring Grand Slam champions, Wimbledon winners, Doubles players, and more, this list has it all. 

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest 1960s tennis players?" and "Who is the best tennis player of 1960s?"

You can click on the names of these legendary tennis players of the 1960s 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 1960s tennis players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

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1
160 19
Françoise Dürr is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
Françoise Dürr

2
27 94
Billie Jean King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United States of America

3
23 88
Margaret Court is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
Australia

4
12 79
Ann Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United Kingdom

5
11 78
Maria Bueno is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
Brazil

6
8 79
Virginia Wade is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United Kingdom

7
7 76
Angela Mortimer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United Kingdom

8
7 76
Darlene Hard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United States of America

9
6 76
Nancy Richey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United States of America

10
5 83
Lesley Turner Bowrey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
Lesley Turner Bowrey Australia

11
2 82
Karen Hantze Susman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Women's Tennis Players of the 1960s
United States of America