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Roger Federer

Biography

Among the all period greats in professional rugby, he collection the profession record for total grand slams by being successful 18, including 7 Wimbledon game titles. He was rated #1 in the Association of Rugby Experts for 237 weeks inside a row from 2004 to 2008. Developing up close to the edges of Germany and France, he discovered four dialects and performed badminton and golf ball. He set a fantastic record from 2004, by contending in the semi-finals of 23 consecutive main tournaments. He earned a yellow metal medal in doubles competition alongside Stan Wawrinka in the 2008 Olympics. He wedded Mirka Vavrinec in ’09 2009 and collectively that they had twin daughters called Charlene and Myla and two sons called Lenny and Leo. He defeat Pete Sampras in the 4th circular at Wimbledon in 2001, as Sampras’s profession was starting to fade and Federer’s was simply taking off.

Quick Facts


Full Name Roger Federer
Date Of Birth August 8, 1981
Place Of Birth Basel, Switzerland
Height 1.85 m
Weight 85 kg
Profession Tennis Player
Nationality Swiss, South African
Spouse Mirka Federer
Children Lenny Federer, Myla Rose Federer, Charlene Riva Federer, Leo Federer
Parents Lynette Federer, Robert Federer
Siblings Diana Federer
Awards Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year, Best Male Tennis Player ESPY Award, BBC Overseas Sports Personality of the Year, Best International Athlete ESPY Award
Nominations Best Game ESPY Award, Best Record-Breaking Performance ESPY Award, Teen Choice Award for Choice Male Athlete, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year, Best Comeback Athlete ESPY Award
TV Shows London 2012 Olympics, Open Access
Star Sign Leo

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
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#Fact
1His 2014 Wimbeldon loss to Novak Djokavic marked two full years without a grand slam victory, the longest winless stretch of his career.
2Has twin sons, Leo and Lenny, born May 6, 2014.
3Turned professional in 1998.
4Cites players Pete Sampras, Stefan Edberg and Boris Becker as major influences on his career.
5His 2009 Wimbledon final defeat of American Andy Roddick (5-7 7-6 (8-6) 7-6 (7-5) 3-6 16-14) lasted a record 77 games over a period of 4 hours and 16 minutes. Federer's loss to Rafael Nadal the previous year consumed 4 hours and 48 minutes of play, to date (2009), the longest men's singles final in Wimbledon history.
6Twin daughters, Charlene Riva and Myla Rose, born on July 23, 2009.
7Was coached by Swedish Peter Lundgren for 7 years.
8Good friends with Tiger Woods.
9Announced on his web site that he married girlfriend Mirka Vavrinec in a small ceremony in his hometown. The couple are expecting their first child in the Fall. (11 April 2009).
10Beaten by Rafael Nadal 6-1, 6-3, 6-0 at the 2008 French Open, the worst defeat by a Slam winner in a Slam final since John McEnroe defeated Jimmy Connors, 6-1, 6-1, 6-2 at the 1984 Wimbledon.
11Shares the record of straight 5 Wimbledon titles (2003-2007), with Björn Borg (1976-1980).
12In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated his earnings for the year to be $29 million.
13Supporter of FC Basel and A.S. Roma.
14Was coached by Australian Tony Roche from 2005 to 2008.
15Was chosen Swiss Sportsman of the Year in 2003, 2004 and 2006; European Sportsman of the Year from 2004 to 2006; Laureus World Sportsman of The Year in 2005 and 2006 and "L'Equipe" Magazine's Champion of Champions in 2006 and 2007.
16His favorite vacation locations are the Swiss mountains, Dubai and Maledives.
17Plays squash and table tennis.
18Speaks English, Swiss German, German and French.
19Plays the piano.
20After surpassing Jimmy Connors, he holds the all-time record for most consecutive weeks as top-ranked male player (February 2007).
21Has won 17 Grand Slam titles in the men's singles competition, making him the first man to win at least three separate Grand Slam tournaments four times: Australian Open (2004, 2006, 2007 and 2010), French Open (2009), Wimbledon (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2012) and US Open (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008).
22Born to Swiss-German Robert Federer and his South African wife Lynette, he has one older sister, Diana.
23First Swiss man to win a Grand Slam singles title
24During his youth, his idols were Boris Becker and Stefan Edberg.
25In July 2003, he launched his own fragrance called "RF-RogerFederer."
26Two days after winning his first Wimbledon, he was presented with a 1,760 lb. milking cow he named "Juliette" as a gift from tournament organizers in Gstaad, Switzerland.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Vengeance: Episode 4 - Wet Dreams2012ShortLobster
Vengeance: Episode 7 - The Daily Standard2012ShortLobster

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
20 Regeln für Sylvie2014the producers wish to thank

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wimbledon Official Film 20062006Documentary
Corazón de...2006TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2005TV SeriesHimself
Replay: The Roger Federer Story2005Video documentaryHimself
Caiga quien caiga2005TV SeriesHimself
Rally for Relief2005TV MovieHimself
Stars for Stars: A Celebration of Tennis Excellence2005TV MovieHimself
Die Johannes B. Kerner Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Record Breakers2005Himself
Wetten, dass..?2004TV SeriesHimself
A Question of Sport2004TV SeriesHimself - Mystery Guest
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Center Court2003TV SeriesHimself
Red Clay Heroes2016Himself
The Argentine Miracle of Tennis2016DocumentaryHimself
Today at Wimbledon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
Wimbledon2004-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Interviewee / Himself - Guest / ...
Serena2016DocumentaryHimself
Signature Series: Barnstormers2016TV Movie documentaryHimself
Supertähdet2016TV SeriesHimself
French Open Live 20152015TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Vivement dimanche2015TV SeriesHimself
BNP Paribas Showdown 20152015TV MovieHimself
Roland Garros2014DocumentaryHimself
Tennis: World Tour Finals2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Interviewee
Caiga quien caiga - CQC2012TV SeriesHimself
CQC: Custe o Que Custar2012TV SeriesHimself
London 2012: Games of the XXX Olympiad2012TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Switzerland
London 2012 Olympics2012TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Switzerland
Wimbledon 2012 Official Film2012Himself
125 Years of Wimbledon: You Cannot Be Serious2011TV Movie documentaryHimself - 6-Times Wimbledon Champion
US Open 20102010TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 20102010TV MovieHimself
Wimbledon Championships 20102010TV SeriesHimself
French Open 20102010TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Write the Future2010TV ShortHimself
Live from Studio Five2010TV SeriesHimself
US Open 20092009TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 20092009TV MovieHimself
Wimbledon Official Film 20092009DocumentaryHimself
Wimbledon Championships 20092009TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Quelli che... il calcio2007-2009TV SeriesHimself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 20082008TV MovieHimself
Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad2008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Signature Series: Pete Sampras2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Champions of Wimbledon2008DocumentaryHimself
US Open 20082008TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Forbes 20 Under 25: Young, Rich and Famous2007TV MovieHimself
Charlie Rose2004-2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
The History of Argentine Tennis2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
Open Access2004-2006TV SeriesHimself
BBC News 242006TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Breakfast2017TV SeriesHimself
Mike & Mike2014-2017TV SeriesHimself - Professional Tennis Player / Himself - Tennis Player
Good Morning Britain2017TV SeriesHimself
Wimbledon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
Today at Wimbledon2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Australian Open / Himself - French Open
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself
Wimbledon Classics2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Tennis: World Tour Finals2014TV SeriesHimself
3615 Usul2011TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Dancing Stars2011TV SeriesHimself - Monte-Carlo-Semifinal
Rude Tube2010TV SeriesHimself
Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers2010TV SeriesHimself
A Question of Sport2008TV SeriesHimself - Mystery Guest
Agassi: Between the Lines2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2001TV Series documentaryHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Golden CameraGolden Camera, GermanySports

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016Silver ObeliskArte Non Stop Film FestivalBest Performance in a DocumentaryThe Argentine Miracle of Tennis (2016)


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#Quote
1When asked about his 2009 French Open title win: It might be the greatest victory of my career.

#Trademark
1Single-handed backhand
2Versatile playing style

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