Dwight Filley Davis

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Dwight F. Davis
Swearing in of Secretary Dwight Davis.jpg
Swearing in of Davis as Secretary of War in 1925
Full name Dwight Filley Davis, Sr.
Country Padron:U.S.
Born 5 Hulyo 1879
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 28 Nobyembre 1945 (edad 66)
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Turned pro 1895 (amateur tour)
Retired 1902
Plays Left-handed (one-handed backhand)
Singles
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Highest ranking No. 5 (1900, Karoly Mazak)[1]
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open F (1898, 1899)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games 2R (1904)
Doubles
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Grand Slam Doubles results
Wimbledon F (1901)
US Open W (1899, 1900, 1901)
Other Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games QF (1904)
Team Competitions
Davis Cup W (1900, 1902)
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Dwight Filley Davis


Panunungkulan
14 Oktubre 1925 – 4 Marso 1929
Pangulo Calvin Coolidge
Sinundan si John W. Weeks
Sinundan ni James W. Good

Panunungkulan
8 Hulyo 1929 – 9 Enero 1932
Pangulo Herbert Hoover
Sinundan si Eugene Allen Gilmore
(acting)
Sinundan ni Theodore Roosevelt, Jr.

George C. Butte
(acting)


Kapanganakan 5 Hulyo 1879(1879-07-05)
St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Kamatayan 28 Nobyembre 1945 (edad 66)
Washington, D.C., U.S.
Partidong politikal Republican
Alma mater Harvard University
Washington University Law School
Propesyon Politician, Tennis player

Si Dwight Filley Davis (5 Hulyo 1879 – 28 Nobyembre 1945) ay isang Amerikanong manalalaro ng tennis at isang politiko. Siya ang tagapagtatag ng Davis Cup international tennis competition. Siya ay nagtapos sa Washington University Law School bagaman hindi nagsanay na abogado. Siya ay nagsilbing public parks commissioner ng St. Louis mula 1911 hanggang 1915.Siya ay nagsilbing Assistant Secretary of War (1923–25) at Secretary of War (1925–29) sa ilalim ni Pangulong Calvin Coolidge. Siya ay nagsilbing Gobernador-Heneral ng Pilipinas (1929–32) sa ilalim ni Pangulong Herbert Hoover.

Talambuhay[baguhin]

Si Davis ay ipinanganak sa St. Louis, Missouri noong 5 Hulyo 1879. Siya ay umabot sa All-Comers final for the Men's Singles title sa US Championships noong 1898 at 1899. Siya ay katambal ni Holcombe Ward at nanalo sa Men's Doubles title sa championship sa tatlong taon mula 1899-1901. Sila ay mga runner sa Men's Doubles sa Wimbledon noong 1901. Siya ay nanalo sa American intercollegiate singles championship noong 1899 bilang estudyante ng Harvard University.

Mga sanggunian[baguhin]

  1. Mazak, Karoly (2010). The Concise History of Tennis, p. 28.