Watson Washburn Photo

Watson Washburn

Born: Jun 13, 1894

Death: Dec 2, 1973

Birthplace: New York City

Profession: Tennis player

Nationality: United States

Watson Washburn

Date of Birth : Jun 13, 1894
Date of Death : Dec 2, 1973
Birth Place : New York City

A New Yorker and a Harvard man, Watson McLean Washburn had a hand early on in the U.S. record run of seven Davis Cups that began in 1920. Watty played in the first defense, at Forest Hills in 1921, where he and Dick Williams won the Cup-clinching match over Japan's Zenzo Shimidzu and Ichiya Kumagae, 6-2, 7-5, 4-6, 7-5.


  • Tennis player

Also known as

  • Watty Washburn
  • Watson McLean Washburn
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