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ARTHUR ASHE
1943-1993
Richmond

Ashe was the first African-American tennis player to win Wimbledon, the U.S. Open and the Australian Open. He played on the U.S. Davis Cup team (1963-70, '75, '76, '78) and as captain, the U.S. won ('81, '82). Ashe was 1992 Sportsman of the Year.

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