Pictures of Caitlyn Jenner who chose to wear Atelier Versace while accepting the prestigious Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2015 ESPY Awards held on July 15th 2015 in Los Angeles. The former Olympic athlete was a vision, in a white long-sleeved, silk cady gown with delicate ruched detailing at the waist and subtle train.
Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. (July 10, 1943 – February 6, 1993) was a World No. 1 professional tennis player. He won three Grand Slam titles, ranking him among the best tennis players from the US. Ashe was the first black player ever selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, and the Australian Open. In 1975, he defeated Jimmy Connors for the Wimbledon title.
Arthur Ashe: In Praise of a Calm, Cool Tennis Champion
Great Black Men in History Arthur Ashe The first black man to reach the top ranks of international tennis, Arthur Ashe is the very personification of the educated gentleman- athlete Ashe's talents on the tennis courts not only secured his personal fame, they also opened the sport to greater black participation--both on a professional and recreational basis
Arthur Ashe, born on July 10,1943, in Richmond, Virginia, became the first, and still only, black player to win the men's singles at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, or the Australian Open. Always an activist, when Ashe learned that he had contracted AIDS via a blood transfusion, he turned his efforts to raising awareness of the disease, before finally succumbing to it in 1993.
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