Fred PerryFred Perry
- February 2
) was a British tennis
player and three-time Wimbledon
Born in Stockport, England, Fred Perry became the first player to win all four Grand Slam singles titles, though not in same year. He is the last English-born player to win the Wimbledon title.
In 1933 Perry helped lead his team to victory over France in the Davis Cup that gave Great Britain the Davis Cup for the first time in 21 years.
Clothing of the brand named for him became popular with skinheads, mods and some other youth sub-cultures. It is best known for the laurel logo on the left breast of polo style shirts.