Fred Perry was the last British tennis player to win a Grand Slam and it was in 1936.
In Wimbledon "the open era", no englishman has won the title.
Andy Murray - 2012 U.S. Open. He defeated Novac Djokovic in 5 sets
The last tennis player to use a wood racquet in a professional event was Bjorn Borg in 1991, who lost handily, at Monte Carlo. The last players to win a Grand Slam event wielding a wood racquet were Yannick Noah at the French Open in 1983, and Chris Evert at Wimbledon in 1981.
Serena Williams in 2002/03
Ireland ( 2008 / 2009) Six nations Tennis: The last to win the singles Grand Slam was Steffi Graf - during the 1980's
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 ;)