Born on 18th May 1909, Frederick John "Fred" Perry was a former Tennis and Table Tennis player who competed for England at international level competitions. He was the World's No.1 Table tennis player who had won six major doubles titles and ten major singles titles.
Bagged a silver medal in doubles and bronze medal in mixed doubles at the 1928 World table tennis Championship held in Stockholm
Won a gold medal in singles and a bronze medal in doubles at the 1929World table tennis Championship, held in Budapest
Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, Rhode Island in 1975