|John Albert Kramer|
|Born:||1 August 1921 - died 12 September, 2009|
|Birthplace:||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|Residence:||Bel Air, Los Angeles|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in|
|Turned pro:||Turned pro|
|Career prize money:||US-|
|Grand Slam results|
|US Open:||W (1946, 1947)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|Wimbledon:||W (1946, 1947)|
|US Open:||W (1940, 1941, 1943, 1947)|
|Last updated on: 17 August, 2011.|
John Albert Kramer (also known as Jack Kramer) was an American tennis player and promoter born August 1, 1921, in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A. He won the Wimbledon singles (1947) and men's doubles (1946–47), the U.S. singles (1946–47), men's doubles (1940–41, 1943, 1947), and mixed doubles (1941) and was on the winning Davis Cup team in 1946. He played professional tennis from 1947 to 1952 and was instrumental in promoting open tennis, in which amateurs competed with professionals in major tournaments. He helped establish the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP).
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