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GUSSY MORAN: THE ACCIDENTAL REVOLUTIONARY – 1923-2013 thumbnail

GUSSY MORAN: THE ACCIDENTAL REVOLUTIONARY – 1923-2013

Gussy Moran was different. A tennis whiz with a hefty forehand, she trained with the legendary Bill Tilden, played over at Charlie Chaplin’s place.
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Tennis – Gussy Moran and Lovey

Gussy and Lovey. What a team! A dynamic duo! A doubles partnership ? Only in our minds...
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Gussy Moran – ahead of her time

“Gorgeous” Gussy Moran was Hollywood through and through and head to toe all over.
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Martini, TV Remote, Auzzie Roast, Gussy Moran by Global Chick

Vodka martini. 100proof. Ice cold. I'm diving in. But not before I toast my dear friend Gussy (Gussie) Moran. She loved martinis and margaritas with salt. Whew. Either too much vermouth or that 100 proof vodka. Wow. Ok. This should be a great post. Deb from the Marina is going to love this one.
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REMEMBERING GUSSY AND THINKING ABOUT BEING ALL “GUSSIED UP” DURING THIS FRENCH OPEN

Two years ago, Tennis Week profiled the legendary Gussy Moran and told of the spate of bad luck that had befallen her, including the loss of her home. Now on the 55th anniversary of her rise to stardom for wearing lace panties at Wimbledon, we provide this update.
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Remembering Gussy Moran on Her 90th Birthday

Today would have been my dear friend Gussy (Gussie) 90th birthday. Gertrude Augusta Moran was born in Santa Monica California
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World Tennis 1954 – A Profile On Gorgeous Gussie

We are republishing a story that was on the World Tennis Magazine - A Profile of a champ who never won the Nationals
“Gorgeous Gussy Our Lady of Lourdes” By Hilary McGuire thumbnail

“Gorgeous Gussy Our Lady of Lourdes” By Hilary McGuire

I had already taught 2 full years at Our Lady of Lourdes in East Los Angeles.
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Remembering Gussy Moran – By: Philip Gutierrez

Last week I learned that Gussy Moran passed away. The stories chronicled her professional achievements, strong personality, financial challenges, Wimbledon, and of course her beauty.
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Gorgeous Gussy Moran Passes Away

It's January 16,2013. Gertrude Augusta Moran of Santa Monica , California has gone to the big grass tennis court in the sky.
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To Know My Friend Gussy

Gertrude "Gussy" Augusta Moran, a much beloved tennis star of the 1950’s known around the world as “Gorgeous Gussy,” passed away peacefully in her sleep in her Los Angeles


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