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Evonne Goolagong Cawley
Australia Crest

Champion tennis player born on 31st July, 1951 at Barellan, NSW.

In 1971 she became the first aboriginal and only the second Australian to win the Wimbledon women's singles title.

Evonne was made Australian of the Year for 1971.

Evonne married an Englishman, Roger Cawley, and after becoming a mother she again won Wimbledon in 1980.


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