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Virginia Wade
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Born in Bournemouth, Dorset
Born on 10th of July 1945

Born 1945 – Tennis player.

She won three Grand Slam singles titles and four Grand Slam doubles titles.. Best remembered for winning the women's singles title at Wimbledon in 1977. Since retirement has moved into television commentary.

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From Debbie mcfarlane on 26th November 2012
I have been a fan of Virginia Wade,s from 1977 up to this day ...... I am age 52 now...... She will always be a part of me......... Mrs DEBBIE. MCFARLANE...(TURNER).......

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