arthur ashe

     

Infobox last upated on: July 24, 2007.

Trivia about arthur ashe

  • The new 23,500-seat U.S. Tennis Open Stadium is named for this star who died February 6, 1993
  • This tennis star's memoir "Days of Grace" was published shortly after his death in February 1993
  • This tennis player published 1988's "A Hard Road to Glory", a 3-volume history of African-American athletes
  • This legendary tennis player's memoir "Days of Grace" was published in 1993, after his death
  • The first U.S. tennis player to win $100,000 in a year, in 1975 he became the first black man to win at Wimbledon
  • Go to Flushing Meadows & see the 22,547-capacity stadium named for this man
  • A statue of this late tennis star now stands on Monument Avenue in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia
  • This tennis great who passed away in 1993 left behind the memoir "Days Of Grace"
  • After retiring from tennis, he wrote "A Hard Road to Glory", a study of African-American athletes
  • Only African American to win the men's singles title at Wimbledon
  • "First black man to win... Australian Open... and Wimbledon singles titles"
  • (Cheryl of the Clue Crew at the Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island) His "Days of Grace" include July 5, 1975 when he became the first African-American male to win the Wimbledon singles title
  • He's the late, graceful American star athlete seen here
  • In 1965 this African American with an alliterative name won the singles & doubles college tennis titles

Tweets about arthur ashe

  • RT @mmotivationalq: One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. - Arthur Ashe
  • @lostttblonde yesssss Arthur Ashe kids day I'm going! And I might go to the airport when they fly in but I'm not sure yet
  • RT @quotepage: "Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome." - Arthur Ashe
  • Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. –Arthur Ashe
  • RT @BruceVH: Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. - Arthur Ashe
  • To achieve greatness, start where you are, use what you have, do what you can. - Arthur Ashe
  • hey do fans usually meet the artists who perform at arthur ashe kids day
  • RT @performancehoop: "Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can." – Arthur Ashe #SelfMade #NoExcuses
  • “@BruceVH: Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. - Arthur Ashe” RT indeed!
  • RT @smqueue: "Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can." - Arthur Ashe #leadership #social #influence
  • Michael Sam Gives Emotional Speech At ESPYs After Receiving 2014 Arthur Ashe Courage Award - Michael Sam gave a...
  • You are never really playing an opponent. You are playing yourself... and when you reach your limits, that is real joy. -Arthur Ashe
  • Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. - Arthur Ashe
  • One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. - Arthur Ashe
  • Congratulations to Michael Sam for winning the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. #ESPYS
  • RT @rembert: Shout out my hero Arthur Ashe
  • The fact that you can win the Arthur Ashe award simply because you like dudes is a sad commentary on our society. #ESPYS #ESPYS2014
  • @FunSizeMela Arthur Ashe Award for courage
  • RT @KerryWard10: Can we give @TimTebow an Arthur Ashe Courage Award for never being afraid to show his faith? Oh wait no we can't do that.
  • Michael Sam looks exactly like Arthur Ashe tho
  • RT @ESPNNFL: Michael Sam is the Arthur Ashe Courage Award recipient. #ESPYS
  • Why Arthur Ashe Look Like Nick Cannon In School Dance
  • RT @ATTCottonBowl: Congratulations to @MichaelSamNFL on receiving the 2014 Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the #ESPYS tonight!
  • Michael Sam deserves the Arthur Ashe Courage award + all the accolades he's earned so far. But no more. Nothing else til he plays a down.
  • YASSSSS 😭😭 "@MelechT: Congratulations to Michael Sam for winning the 2014 Arthur Ashe Courage Award!
  • RT @politiCOHEN_: yes, i'm sobbing watching @MichaelSamNFL get the arthur ashe courage award. never been more proud to say i'm a mizzou alu…
  • Congrats to Rams player Michael Sam for receiving the Arthur Ashe Award for courage. #ESPYS #NFL
  • Very happy for Michael Sam recipient of the Arthur Ashe award #ESPYS2014 #courage
  • I hope Michael Sam ain't got that Arthur Ashe 🐸🍺 and yeah my Kermit drinking beer #fancy
  • Michael Sam should absolutely win the Arthur Ashe award. Amazing.
  • What if Arthur Ashe was a homophobe? #ArthurAsheAward
  • How epic was Arthur Ashe though
  • Loving @MichaelSamNFL at the #ESPYS2014 receiving the Arthur Ashe award. Excited to see whats in store for him.
  • Congratulations to @MichaelSamNFL "Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can." -Arthur Ashe
  • Arthur Ashe lookin like pharrell
  • "Start where you are, use what you have, and do what you can." - Arthur Ashe
  • RT @DavidKaye9: Isaiah Austin would've made a great choice for Arthur Ashe Courage Award. Timing probably made it impossible. #ESPYS2014
  • "@IanBeckles: Question? How can Coach Fisher cut Michael Sam after he wins the Arthur Ashe Award?" #shotsfired
  • Arthur Ashe award gets me every year #4thquarterforever
  • No better award for Michael Sam than the Arthur Ashe award for Courage. That is exactly what he has displayed.
  • @MichaelSamNFL presentation for the Arthur Ashe award made me tear up. Great story. Good luck in the NFL. #ESPYS2014
  • RT @_WillofFortune: Arthur Ashe created charities and organizations to help inner city youth. Did a book report on him. What has Michael Sa…
  • "Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can." - Arthur Ashe #ESPYS2014
  • Arthur Ashe...I'm still trying to relate this...
  • @MichaelSamNFL congrats on the Arthur Ashe award. Good luck in the NFL.... except when you play the @RAIDERS
  • Most deserving man for the Arthur Ashe award in sports. That's for sure.
  • "Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can." - Arthur Ashe as said by Michael Sam at the #ESPYS
  • Arthur Ashe #KAΨ
  • “@ESPNNFL: Michael Sam is the Arthur Ashe Courage Award recipient. #ESPYS lmao god forgive me man but damn
  • Michael Sam is SO deserving of the Arthur Ashe Courage award! #ESPYS2014