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For the Canadian chemist, see Robert J. LeRoy.
Robert LeRoy
Robert leroy 1904.jpg
LeRoy in 1904
Country United States
Born February 7, 1885
New York
Died September 7, 1946(1946-09-07) (aged 61)
New York
Turned pro 1901 (amateur tour)
Retired 1931
College Columbia University
Grand Slam Singles results
US Open F (1907)
Other tournaments
Olympic Games Silver Medal (1904)
Other Doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Silver Medal (1904)
Olympic medal record
Men's Tennis
Silver 1904 St. Louis Singles
Silver 1904 St. Louis Doubles

Robert LeRoy (February 7, 1885 – September 7, 1946) was a tennis player from New York in the United States, who won two medals at the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis. He won a Silver medal in both the men's singles event and the men's doubles tournament, partnering Alphonzo Bell.[1]

Tennis career[edit]

He played collegiate tennis at Columbia University, where in 1904 and 1906 he won the National Collegiate Athletics Association singles championship. In 1907, he was a singles finalist at the U.S. National Championships, now known as the US Open, losing in straight sets to eventual seven times champion William Larned. He also won three consecutive singles titles (1907–1909) at the tournament now known as the Cincinnati Masters.[2]


External links[edit]

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SeaTac Blog (blog)

SeaTac Blog (blog)
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:09:27 -0700

UPDATE MARCH 29, 2015: Robert Leroy Studer, 68, wanted as a suspect in the shooting death of his 42 year old nephew in Seatac on Thursday, was captured in California. Police say that Studer was taken into custody after an eight-hour standoff Saturday ...
Marietta Times
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 11:22:30 -0700

He was born July 29, 1940, in Guysville, Ohio, son of the late Arthur A. and Gladys V. McClain Tucker. He was a graduate of Rome-Canaan High School, a member of Torch United Methodist Church, and served as a Lay Speaker. He was also the owner of ...


KIRO Seattle
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 22:03:45 -0700

A 68-year-old man accused of murdering his nephew inside a SeaTac industrial business on Thursday was taken into custody after an eight-hour standoff Saturday. Taft Police Department received information that Robert Leroy Studer was inside a business ...

Fairfield Ledger

Fairfield Ledger
Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:11:29 -0700

Robert LeRoy Horras, 84, of Fairfield, died Thursday, March 19, 2015, at The Oaks Assisted Living in Fairfield. Per his wishes, the body has been cremated. A graveside memorial service is planned at 11 a.m. Monday at Richland Friends Cemetery, with the ...
Yakima Herald-Republic
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 03:18:45 -0700

Robert Leroy Sheldon, 78, of Yakima died Monday at Cottage in the Meadow. Mr. Sheldon was born in Portland, Ore. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Sheldon; a son, David Sheldon; two daughters, Molly Breymeyer and Mary Ann Sheldon; and his sister, ...

Fenton Tri County Times

Fenton Tri County Times
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:30:00 -0700

The “Texas Hold 'em Poker Tournament” is stylized after the original poker game, held in 1837, when legend has it that William Fenton won and named the town and Robert LeRoy lost, subsequently naming the main street. Doors for this April 23 event at ...

CBS News

CBS News
Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:47:06 -0700

Authorities said Robert Leroy Nelson, a Minnesota state trooper at the time, confessed to Busha's death. "This was not a case of who done it, but who was she," Faribault County Sheriff Michael Gormley told the paper. Jerry Kabe, former chief deputy ...


Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:07:30 -0700

The eldest of 13 children, Butch Cassidy was born Robert LeRoy Parker on April 13, 1866, in Beaver, Utah. His grandparents and parents were Mormons who moved from England to America in the 1850s in response to Brigham Young's call for overseas ...

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