The Best British Sporting Victories - The World Cup 2014 | Town & Country Magazine UK Virginia Wade Wins Wimbledon in 1977 It was the summer of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee when Virginia Wade won the women's singles title at Wimbledon. It was her third grand slam victory and a huge achievement at the time, although little did she know it would be 36 years before we saw another British champion.
Mary Polly Wade-Hunt 1736–1825 BIRTH 1736 SEP 03 • Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, America DEATH 1825 • Granville County, North Carolina, America wife of 9th great-uncle Memucan Hunt (RW). Burial: Unknown (Jackson Family)
Wimbledon 2013: John McEnroe left hanging by royal handshake
Wimbledon 2013: John McEnroe left hanging by royal handshake. | John McEnroe is mocked by his fellow BBC pundits after trying to shake hands with the Duchess of Cornwall while she was still in conversation with Virginia Wade.