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Q: What black man was the first to win the Wimbledon singles championship?
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What black man was first to win the Wimbledon singles championship?

Rod Laver won the first open era Wimbledon. :)


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Althea Gibson. Althea won the ladies singles championship in 1957.


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Althea Gibson, in 1957. She was also the first black woman to win the U.S. Open. She was the best there was!


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What black man was first to win Wimbledon singles champoinship?

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Which month does the Wimbledon tennis championship end in?

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