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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, 1.74 m
Weight 85 kg, 59 kg
Profession Tennis Player
Nationality Swiss, South African, Swiss
Spouse Mirka Federer, Roger Federer
Children Lenny Federer, Myla Rose Federer, Charlene Riva Federer, Leo Federer, Myla Rose Federer, Charlene Riva Federer, Lenny 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
  • Pictures

#Fact
1 His 2014 Wimbeldon loss to Novak Djokavic marked two full years without a grand slam victory, the longest winless stretch of his career.
2 Has twin sons, Leo and Lenny, born May 6, 2014.
3 Turned professional in 1998.
4 Cites players Pete Sampras, Stefan Edberg and Boris Becker as major influences on his career.
5 His 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.
6 Twin daughters, Charlene Riva and Myla Rose, born on July 23, 2009.
7 Was coached by Swedish Peter Lundgren for 7 years.
8 Good friends with Tiger Woods.
9 Announced 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).
10 Beaten 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.
11 Shares the record of straight 5 Wimbledon titles (2003-2007), with Björn Borg (1976-1980).
12 In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated his earnings for the year to be $29 million.
13 Supporter of FC Basel and A.S. Roma.
14 Was coached by Australian Tony Roche from 2005 to 2008.
15 Was 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.
16 His favorite vacation locations are the Swiss mountains, Dubai and Maledives.
17 Plays squash and table tennis.
18 Speaks English, Swiss German, German and French.
19 Plays the piano.
20 After surpassing Jimmy Connors, he holds the all-time record for most consecutive weeks as top-ranked male player (February 2007).
21 Has 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).
22 Born to Swiss-German Robert Federer and his South African wife Lynette, he has one older sister, Diana.
23 First Swiss man to win a Grand Slam singles title
24 During his youth, his idols were Boris Becker and Stefan Edberg.
25 In July 2003, he launched his own fragrance called "RF-RogerFederer."
26 Two 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 Dreams 2012 Short Lobster
Vengeance: Episode 7 - The Daily Standard 2012 Short Lobster

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
20 Regeln für Sylvie 2014 the producers wish to thank

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wimbledon Official Film 2006 2006 Documentary
Corazón de... 2006 TV Series Himself
Late Show with David Letterman 2005 TV Series Himself
Replay: The Roger Federer Story 2005 Video documentary Himself
Caiga quien caiga 2005 TV Series Himself
Rally for Relief 2005 TV Movie Himself
Stars for Stars: A Celebration of Tennis Excellence 2005 TV Movie Himself
Die Johannes B. Kerner Show 2005 TV Series Himself
Record Breakers 2005 Himself
Wetten, dass..? 2004 TV Series Himself
A Question of Sport 2004 TV Series Himself - Mystery Guest
Athens 2004: Games of the XXVIII Olympiad 2004 TV Mini-Series Himself
Center Court 2003 TV Series Himself
Red Clay Heroes 2016 Himself
The Argentine Miracle of Tennis 2016 Documentary Himself
Today at Wimbledon 2014-2016 TV Series Himself
Wimbledon 2004-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Interviewee / Himself - Guest / ...
Serena 2016 Documentary Himself
Signature Series: Barnstormers 2016 TV Movie documentary Himself
Supertähdet 2016 TV Series Himself
French Open Live 2015 2015 TV Mini-Series Himself
Vivement dimanche 2015 TV Series Himself
BNP Paribas Showdown 2015 2015 TV Movie Himself
Roland Garros 2014 Documentary Himself
Tennis: World Tour Finals 2014 TV Series Himself / Himself - Interviewee
Caiga quien caiga - CQC 2012 TV Series Himself
CQC: Custe o Que Custar 2012 TV Series Himself
London 2012: Games of the XXX Olympiad 2012 TV Mini-Series Himself - Switzerland
London 2012 Olympics 2012 TV Mini-Series Himself - Switzerland
Wimbledon 2012 Official Film 2012 Himself
125 Years of Wimbledon: You Cannot Be Serious 2011 TV Movie documentary Himself - 6-Times Wimbledon Champion
US Open 2010 2010 TV Mini-Series Himself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 2010 2010 TV Movie Himself
Wimbledon Championships 2010 2010 TV Series Himself
French Open 2010 2010 TV Mini-Series Himself
Write the Future 2010 TV Short Himself
Live from Studio Five 2010 TV Series Himself
US Open 2009 2009 TV Mini-Series Himself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 2009 2009 TV Movie Himself
Wimbledon Official Film 2009 2009 Documentary Himself
Wimbledon Championships 2009 2009 TV Mini-Series Himself
Quelli che... il calcio 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
Arthur Ashe Kids' Day 2008 2008 TV Movie Himself
Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad 2008 TV Mini-Series Himself
Signature Series: Pete Sampras 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
Champions of Wimbledon 2008 Documentary Himself
US Open 2008 2008 TV Mini-Series Himself
Forbes 20 Under 25: Young, Rich and Famous 2007 TV Movie Himself
Charlie Rose 2004-2007 TV Series Himself - Guest
Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton 2007 TV Movie documentary Himself
The History of Argentine Tennis 2006 TV Movie documentary Himself
Open Access 2004-2006 TV Series Himself
BBC News 24 2006 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Breakfast 2017 TV Series Himself
Mike & Mike 2014-2017 TV Series Himself - Professional Tennis Player / Himself - Tennis Player
Good Morning Britain 2017 TV Series Himself
Wimbledon 2014-2016 TV Series Himself
Today at Wimbledon 2014-2016 TV Series Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015-2016 TV Series Himself - Australian Open / Himself - French Open
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2015 TV Series Himself
Wimbledon Classics 2014-2015 TV Series Himself
Tennis: World Tour Finals 2014 TV Series Himself
3615 Usul 2011 TV Mini-Series Himself
Dancing Stars 2011 TV Series Himself - Monte-Carlo-Semifinal
Rude Tube 2010 TV Series Himself
Los nuevos y clásicos bloopers 2010 TV Series Himself
A Question of Sport 2008 TV Series Himself - Mystery Guest
Agassi: Between the Lines 2007 TV Movie documentary Himself
Rome Is Burning 2007 TV Series Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2001 TV Series documentary Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005 Golden Camera Golden Camera, Germany Sports

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Silver Obelisk Arte Non Stop Film Festival Best Performance in a Documentary The Argentine Miracle of Tennis (2016)


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

#Trademark
1 Single-handed backhand
2 Versatile playing style

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