Rafael Nadal of Spain won the men's singles French Open and Wimbledon in 2008.
Wimbledon is called the same in French.
Three men have won the French Open and Wimbledon titles back to back: Bjorn Borg, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.
One difference is Wimbledon is played on grass, the French Open on clay.
As of the 2008 Wimbledon tournament, eight singles titles and six doubles titles. Australian - three singles (2003, 2005, 2007) and two doubles (2001, 2003)French - one singles (2002) and one doubles (1999)Wimbledon - two singles (2002, 2003) and two doubles (2000, 2002)US Open - two singles (1999, 2002) and one doubles (1999)Including this recent Wimbledon, Serena Williams has won 11 Grand Slam singles titles.
Austrailian Open? Kim Clijsters French Open? Li Na Wimbledon? Petra Kvitová US Open? Samantha Stosur
She won 18 singles : ... and she won 31 doubles :(3 Australian Open, (8 Australian Open,2 French Open, 7 French Open,9 Wimbledon, 7 Wimbledon,4 US Open). 9 US Open).Total 49 Grand Slam Titles ! !
If by '2008 men's single' you mean Wimbledon, then Rafael Nadal. Nadal also beat Federer in the French Open.
Australian French US (The Championships) Wimbledon
Don Budge (1938) and Rod Laver (1962/1969) are the only male players to win a calendar Grand Slam. - Fred Perry (1933 US Championships, 1934 Australian Championships, 1934 Wimbledon, 1935 French Championships) - Roy Emerson (1961 Australian Championships, 1961 US Championships, 1963 French Championships and 1964 Wimbledon) - Andre Agassi (1992 Wimbledon, 1994 US Open, 1995 Australian Open, 1999 French Open) Andre also won a Singles Olympic Gold Medal, and is the only man to have completed a Career Singles Golden Slam (his wife Steffi Graf is the only woman to have done the same) - Roger Federer (2003 Wimbledon, 2004 Australian Open, 2004 US Open, 2009 French Open) Roger also has a Career Golden Slam with his Olympic Gold Medal in doubles.
In men, Andre Agassi was 33 when he won the 2003 Australian Open in singles. In women, Martina Navratilova was 33 when she won the 1990 Wimbledon in singles. Men: Historical: Aurther Gore, Age 41 Wimbledon 1909. Modern Era: Andres Gimeno Age 34 French Open 74. Women: Martina Navratilova, Doubles, age 46