6th JULY ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY

JULY 6th ~ This Day in History video by History.com ~ 1957 : Althea Gibson was first African American to win Wimbledon | & more about history on this day in the video… Althea Gibson claimed the women’s singles tennis title at Wimbledon on the 6th July 1957,  and became the first African American to win a championship at London’s All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.

MAJOR EVENTS iN HiSTORY ON THiS DAY ~ JULY 6th

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PEOPLE BORN ON THiS DAY ~ JULY 6th

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DEATHS ON THiS DAY ~ JULY 6th

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TiMELiNE of HiSTORY ON THiS DAY & PEOPLE BORN on JULY 6th

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HOLiDAYS & OBSERVANCES on JULY 6th

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