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althea gibson


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Noun althea gibson has 1 sense
  1. Gibson, Althea Gibson - United States tennis player who was the first Black woman player to win all the major world singles titles (born in 1927)
    --1 is a kind of tennis player

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Althea Gibson


Althea Gibson was an American tennis player and professional golfer who broke barriers by becoming the first African American athlete to compete in international tennis championships. She was a trailblazer for racial integration in the world of sports.



An exceptional African American athlete who achieved significant success in tennis and golf during the mid-20th century.

Sample Sentence:

Althea Gibson's remarkable achievements in tennis paved the way for future generations of African American athletes.

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