19,316 total votes
Bill Tilden

Bill Tilden

William Tatem Tilden II, nicknamed "Big Bill," was an American male tennis player. He is often considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Tilden was the World No. 1 player for six years from 1920 through 1925. He won 14 Major singles titles including 10 Grand Slams, 1 World Hard Court Championships and 3 Pro Slams. He also won a record seven US Championships titles. He dominated the world of international tennis in the first half of the 1920s, and during his 18-year amateur period of 1912–30, won 138 of 192 tournaments. He owns a number of all-time tennis achievements including a career match winning record and a career winning percentage at the US National ... more on Wikipedia

Bill Tilden is ranked on...

#639 of 2,345 People who voted for Bill Tilden... People outside of the US are 2x more likely to vote for this The Best Athletes of All Time 34.8M VOTES The greatest athletes of all time: a list of the most dominant, iconic athletes to ever play sports. This list gathers ...
#20 of 210 People who voted for Bill Tilden... are 24x more likely to vote for Ken Rosewall on this list are 11x more likely to vote for Roy Emerson on this list The Greatest Men's Tennis Players of All Time 73.8k VOTES Who are the greatest men's tennis players of all time? When you're talking about the best players over a period of decades i...
#39 of 41 The Best Men's Tennis Serves of All Time 7.3k VOTES A crucial element to developing a dominant all-around tennis game is unquestionably having a powerful serve. This list consi...
Famous People Named William and Bill 50.4k VIEWS List of famous people named Bill, along with photos. How many celebrities named William can you think of? The famous Bills b...
College & Professional Athletes Who Are Openly Gay 156.4k VIEWS List of openly gay athletes involved in both professional and college sports. This list includes athletes who have "com...
Athletes Who Went to Ivy League Schools 28.2k VIEWS Which of the most popular athletes went to Ivy League schools? Several famous hockey players, NFL stars, and Olympians atten...
#1 of 43 The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1920s 228 VOTES List of the best men's tennis players from 1920s, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. From 1920 ...
#3 of 51 The Best Men's Tennis Players of the 1930s 263 VOTES List of the best men's tennis players from 1930s, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. From 1930 ...
#4 of 75 The Best Tennis Players from the United States 26k VOTES This is a list of the best tennis players from United States, ranked by popularity, with photos of the players when availabl...

Bill Tilden is also found on...

Famous Gay Men: List of Gay Men Throughout History Famous People From Pennsylvania Famous People From Philadelphia Famous People Who Died in California Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles Famous University Of Pennsylvania Alumni List of Famous Tennis Players Famous Male Tennis Players Famous People Born in 1893