Lew Hoad

Lew Hoad bio

Birth Name: Lew Hoad

Occupation: Tennis Player

Place Of Birth: Australia

Date Of Birth: November 23, 1934

Date Of Death: July 3, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Australian

Lew Hoad was born on the 23rd of November, 1934. He was famous for being a Tennis Player. The Golden Boy of tennis was in the Top Ten of the world’s amateur rankings for five straight years.

Lew Hoad was born in Australia. Enjoying success at home and in Europe, he won the Wimbledon singles event in 1956 and 57, the French Open in 1956, and the American doubles in 1956. His boyishly handsome looks and strong physique made him a tennis icon and one of the first true stars in the sport.

Lew Hoad was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Lew Hoad was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Lew Hoad is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Lew’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Lew Hoad’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Lew Hoad’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Lew Hoad kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Lew Hoad was born in the Year of the Dog.

Fast Facts

AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Lew Hoad was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Lew Hoad was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: Lew Hoad had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Lew Hoad’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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