Tennis star who was the first African-American member of the Davis Cup tennis team. He won three Grand Slams during his career: the 1968 US Open, the 1970 Australian Open, and the 1975 Wimbledon tournament. He contracted HIV from a blood transfusion and passed away from AIDS in 1993.
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|FULL NAME:||Arthur Ashe|
|BIRTH DATE:||July 10, 1943|
|AGE:||77 years old|
Arthur Ashe is a Tennis Player. He married Jeanne Moutoussamy in February of 1977. The couple adopted a daughter, Camera, in 1986. His father didn’t allow him to play football while he was growing up because he was too small.
DID YOU KNOW He reached the quarterfinals of the French Open in 1970 and 1971, but it remained the only Grand Slam he never won during his career.
FACT He beat Jimmy Connors in the 1975 Wimbledon final match.
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Currently, Arthur Ashe is 77 years old. He will celebrate his 78th birthday on a Saturday, July 10th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Arthur Ashe’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, Cancer’s life pursuit is constant reassurance and intimacy and a secret desire to feel safe (emotionally, spiritually, romantically and financially). People of this zodiac sign like art, home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers and revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are: tenacious, highly imaginative, loyal, emotional, sympathetic, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.
Arthur Ashe was born in the Year of the Goat. The goat enjoys being alone with their thoughts. They’re creative thinkers and appreciate the arts. Though they’re economic and cautious, they can also be indecisive. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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