Andy Roddick The champion of 2003 US OPEN
Fred Perry was the last British tennis player to win a Grand Slam and it was in 1936.
My idol, Serena Williams was the first black woman to win a major tennis championship.
There was no African American champion at the 1956 French Open.
He was remembered for the first African American man to win a major men's singles tennis tournament and an equal rights speaker
Althea Gibson, in 1957. She was also the first black woman to win the U.S. Open.
Bill Tilden in 1920.
Althea Gibson female