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 (kŏn′ərz), James Scott Known as "Jimmy." Born 1952.
American tennis player who twice won both the US and Wimbledon men's singles titles (1974 and 1982) and also won the US title in 1976, 1978, and 1983.
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Connors

(ˈkɒnəz)
n
(Biography) Jimmy. born 1952, US tennis player: Wimbledon champion 1974 and 1982; US champion 1974, 1976, 1978, 1982, and 1983
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Ranked the world's number one tennis player from 1974 to 1978, Jimmy Connors is widely considered the sport's most raucous and controversial champion.
It's unclear how much writing of his autobiography Jimmy Connors actually did, but there's no doubt that The Outsider is the story of a fascinating character.
New York, May 2 ( ANI ): Jimmy Connors' new book suggests that he got then-fiancee Chris Evert pregnant, but she made the decision to abort.
William Connors, 52, wife Mary, 48, sons John, 29, and James, 20, and son-in-law Miles Connors, 24, were found guilty in December and all jailed.
Belfast man Edward Connors was charged last Thursday with failing to notify gardai of his name, address and date of birth contrary to the Sex Offenders Act 2001.