McEnroe defeated Bjorn Borg in 1981 for his first Wimbledon singles title.
Lleyton Hewitt won the 2002 Wimbledon Men's Singles title. He defeated David Nalbandian in the final. This was Lleyton Hewitt's first Wimbledon Singles title.
The competition wasn't on in 1945 because of World War II.
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The youngest men's singles champion at Wimbledon was Boris Becker. Becker was only 17 when he won the 1985 title, breaking a record held by Wilfred Baddeley since 1881.