du Pont, Margaret Osborne

du Pont, Margaret Osborne

(1918–  ) tennis player; born in Joseph, Ore. She won five French, seven Wimbledon, and an unprecedented 24 U.S. championships, in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles, between 1941 and 1962.
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