Vitas Gerulaitis

Vitas Gerulaitis
1954 - 1994
Vitas Gerulaitis  American Tennis

Vitas Gerulaitis dating history


Vitas Gerulaitis was engaged to Janet Jones (1985 - 1987).

Vitas Gerulaitis was in relationships with Chris Evert and Samantha Phillips.

Vitas Gerulaitis had an encounter with Cheryl Tiegs (1978).


American Tennis Player Vitas Gerulaitis was born Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis on 26th July, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York, USA and passed away on 18th Sep 1994 Long Island, New York, USA aged 40. He is most remembered for Winner Australian Open. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Vitas Gerulaitis is a member of the following lists: 1954 births, American Roman Catholics and American male tennis players.


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Engaged1 3 years - -
Dating2 - - -
Encounter1 46 years, 5 months - -
Total4 46 years, 5 months 12 years, 4 months 3 years


First Name Vitas
Middle Name Kevin
Last Name Gerulaitis
Full Name at Birth Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis
Alternative Name The Lithuanian Lion
Birthday 26th July, 1954
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died 18th September, 1994
Place of Death Long Island, New York, USA
Cause of Death Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Buried Saint Charles Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature Long Blonde Hair
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Archbishop Molloy High School
University Columbia University
Occupation Text Tennis Player/Actor
Occupation Tennis
Claim to Fame Winner Australian Open
Brand Endorsement Print ads for Brut by Faberge cologne (1978-79).
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Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis (July 26, 1954 – September 17, 1994) was an American professional tennis player. In 1975, Gerulaitis won the men's doubles title at Wimbledon, partnering with Sandy Mayer. He won the men's singles title at one of the two Australian Open tournaments held in 1977 (Gerulaitis won the tournament that was held in December, while Roscoe Tanner won the earlier January tournament). Gerulaitis also won two Italian Open titles, in 1977 and 1979, and the WCT Finals in Dallas, in 1978.

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Vitas Gerulaitis40 LeoTennis
Janet Jones63 CapricornActress
Cheryl Tiegs76 LibraModel
Chris Evert69 SagittariusTennis
Samantha Phillips58 PiscesModel (Adult/Glamour)


Nobody's Perfect1989Men's Tennis Coach (as Vitas Geruliatis)Movie


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Bill RockNov 30, 2011

Cheryl Tiegs, nice. In her prime too. Thats pretty cool

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