Jacques Brugnon "Toto"

Born:
May 11, 1895
Died:
March 20, 1978
Place of Birth:
Paris, France
Citizenship:
France
Induction Category:
Master Player
Year of Induction:
1976
Highest Ranking
World Singles Ranking: 9

The only member of the renowned “Four Musketeers” who did not record a major singles title, Jacques “Toto” Brugnon was a devastatingly effective doubles player. He captured 12 majors in that capacity, winning five French Championships on the red clay in Paris and securing four more on the lawns of Wimbledon. A member of the French Davis Cup Team from 1921-34, he won 22 of 31 doubles contests in the international team competition. A player lauded for his diversity, Brugnon did his best work up at the net.

Grand Slam Record

Australian Championship

  • Doubles Champion 1928

French Open

  • Doubles Champion 1927-28, 1930, 1934
  • Mixed Doubles Champion 1925-26

Wimbledon

  • Doubles Champion 1926, 1928, 1932-33

Career Achievements

  • Davis Cup Team Member 1921, 1923-27, 1930-34