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The Reader’s Notebook: Charlotte Cooper

Sep 22, 2021

Credit olympics.com

September 22, 2021 -- Charlotte "Chattie" Cooper Sterry was an English female tennis player who won five singles titles at the Wimbledon Championships and in 1900 became Olympic champion. In winning in Paris on 11 July 1900, she became the first female Olympic tennis champion as well as the first individual female Olympic champion.