Born on September 2, 1952, James Scott Connors was a former world No. 1 tennis player. In honor of September 2nd, Connors’s birthday, let’s take a look at 10 of the greatest Tennis men players in history.
Bjorn Borg was a former world No. 1 tennis player. He won 4 consecutive French Open titles and five consecutive titles at Wimbledon from 1976-1980. Borg won his first French Open when he was barely 18 years old. During his 10-year career, Bjorn Borg won a total of 11 Grand Slams , 101 career titles, 15 Grand Prix Super Series, three year-end championships and total career prize money of $3,655,751. Bjorn Borg retired at age 26, but he remains of the best tennis players in history.
On July 24, 1980, Borg tied the knot with tennis pro-Mariana Simonescu after his win against John McEnroe. Their marriage was dissolved in 1984. After going through another divorce in 1993, Borg married Patricia Ostfeld in 2002.