John Bromwich, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

John Bromwich

Australian tennis player

Date of Birth: 14-Nov-1918

Place of Birth: Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Death: 21-Oct-1999

Profession: tennis player

Nationality: Australia

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About John Bromwich

  • John Edward Bromwich (14 November 1918 – 21 October 1999) was an Australian tennis player who, along with fellow countryman Vivian McGrath, was one of the first great players to use a two-handed backhand.
  • He was a natural left-hander, though hit his serve with his right hand.
  • Bromwich twice won the Australian Championships singles title, in 1939 (over Adrian Quist in a straight sets final) and in 1946 (a thrilling 5-set final victory over Dinny Pails).
  • He was ranked World No.
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  • Wallis Myers in 1938 and again by Harry Hopman in 1947.

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