General Sir Nigel George
Davidson
Male
England
1873-10-29
Kensington, Wimbledon, England
1961-10-31
Winchester, Chester, England


About

Nigel Davidson attended Charterhouse School before going up to Oxford University, where he studied law and represented the university at lawn tennis. In 1899, he was called to the Bar as a solicitor at the Inner Temple, and subsequently had a career in the service of the Sudan Government and Iraq, being appointed a Judge of the High Court of Sudan in 1907. In later life he was chairman of several companies. In 1927, he was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) and he was knighted in 1930.



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Archive statistics 1900 - 1908
2
39
25


Tournament wins 1905 - Rochester (Amateur)
1904 - Isle of Wight Championships (Amateur)


Tournaments Surrey Championships - 1908 Wimbledon - 1906 Belgian International Championships - 1906 Wimbledon Plate (Consolation) - 1906 Wimbledon - 1905 Surrey Championships - 1905 Belgian International Championships - 1905 Isle of Wight Championships - 1905 Rochester - 1905 Surrey Championships - 1904 Isle of Wight Championships - 1904 Isle of Wight Championships - 1903 Sittingbourne - 1903 Wimbledon - 1900 Wimbledon Plate (Consolation) - 1900 Welsh Covered Court Championships - 1900

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