Connors beat Phil Dent in R2. In the QF he beat Jan Kodes (the holder), Dick Stockton in the SF and 39 year old Ken Rosewall in a very one-sided final.
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The first British man to win Wimbledon was Spencer Gore in 1877. The last British man to win Wimbledon was Fred Perry in 1934, 1936 & 1937.
The Australian Open is the first major of the year. It is held in January, and is then followed in May by the French Open, Wimbledon in June and finally by the US Open in August.
Billie Jean King was 17 when she won her first Wimbledon title in doubles in 1961.
Reginald Doherty was the Wimbledon champion in the year 1990
Yes. It was used for the first time in 2009.
Björn Borg became the first tennis player to win five consecutive Wimbledon titles in the 1980 Wimbledon Men's Singles final after he defeated John McEnroe in a five-set match, often cited as the best Wimbledon final ever played.