Fred Perry was the only Britisher who won the Wimbledon in 1936.
The lat British winner of Wimbledon was Sarah Virgina Wade in 1977.
In Wimbledon "the open era", no englishman has won the title.
Andy Murray reached the Wimbledon semis in 2009.
Venus Williams of the US won the last 2 Wimbledon ladies' singles titles.
pete sampras 2000
1936 and it was Fred Perry who won it.
John McEnroe, 1981.
Well, Bill Tilden was 37 at his last Wimbledon title in 1930: he finally went professional from there and won his last "major" pro title at Wembley at 45 years old! So there's a good starter ;)
2008 Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal was unable to defend his title when a knee injury force him to withdraw from the tournament.
As of May 2011, Fred Perry is the last British male to win the Wimbledon Singles Championship, his last of three Wimbledon crowns was in 1936, when he beat the German ace, Gottfried von Cramm 6-1,6-1,6-0.