Vic Seixas " Tennis " Sport Signed Cards Autograph £35.00
This is a rare vintage In Person and un-dedicated autograph album piece 3.75" x 3.5" by the retired American Tennis player.
Elias Victor Seixas, Jr. (born August 30, 1923) is an American former tennis player. Seixas was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, of Portuguese Sephardi Jewish ancestry. After serving in World War II, he attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), where he was a member of Alpha Sigma of the Chi Psi fraternity. He graduated in 1949, the same year that UNC awarded him the Patterson Medal in athletics. Thirteen times he was ranked in the Top Ten in the U.S. between 1942 and 1966. In 1951 Seixas was ranked # 4 in the world, two spots below Dick Savitt, while he was # 1 in the U.S. ranking, one spot ahead of Savitt. In 1953, Seixas was ranked # 3 in the world, his high point.