Virginia Wade (tennis), John P. "Honus" Wagner (baseball), Jersey Joe Walcott (boxer), Paul Warfield (football), Jerry West (basketball), Serena Williams (tennis), Venus Williams (tennis), Tiger Woods (golfer), James Worthy (basketball) and Early Wynn (baseball) are famous athletes. Their last name begins with the letter W.
What was the name of the last German woman to win Wimbledon tennis championship and who is her famous husband?
Stefi Graf won her last Wimbledon title in 1996. Since then the women's singles titles have been won by Martina Hingis (Swiss), Venus Williams (USA), Serena Williams (USA), Maria Sharipova (Russian), Amélie Mauresmo (French), and Petra Kvitová (Czech) so she is definitely the last German to win it. Stefi married Andre Agassi (famous men's tennis player) on 22 October 2001, with only their mothers as witnesses.
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No, the noun 'Venus' is a proper noun, the name of the Roman goddess of beauty and love; the name of the second planet from the sun; the name of a specific person or thing. A proper noun is always capitalized. A common noun is a general word for any person, place, or thing; for example, goddess, planet, tennis player, etc.