Marianne Werdel Birthday, Date of Birth

Marianne Werdel (born October 17, 1967) is an American former professional tennis player.

Werdel was born in Los Angeles and played on the WTA tour from 1982 to 1997. She is also known as Marianne Witmeyer and Marianne Werdel-Witmeyer.

She won 19 national juniors titles. In 1988 Werdel suffered a partially herniated disc, forcing a two-month absence from the tour.

At the 1995 Australian Open, unseeded Marianne Werdel defeated fifth-seeded Gabriela Sabatini of Argentina in a first round match. Werdel won the first set, but Sabatini raced out to a 3–0 lead in the second set before twice losing her serve. Werdel won four consecutive games to close out the match in straight sets, dismissing Sabatini 6–4, 6–4. Werdel had also beaten Sabatini two years earlier at a tournament in Japan. After she had disposed of Sabatini, Werdel continued to work her way through the draw beating Park Sung-hee, Elena Makarova, Barbara Paulus and Angélica Gavaldón en route to a semifinal encounter with the top-seed and World No. 1 Arantxa Sánchez Vicario. In their two previous meetings, Werdel had lost both times to Sánchez Vicario. This time proved no different as Sánchez Vicario defeated Werdel in two sets. In reaching the semifinals, the 1995 Australian Open proved to be the best result Werdel would have in Grand Slam singles competition. She defeated Sánchez Vicario two months later in the third round of the Lipton Championships in Key Biscayne.

Werdel was coached by Woody Blocher.

On 21 November 1992 she married Major League Baseball player Ron Witmeyer.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Tuesday, October 17, 1967
Place of Birth
Los Angeles
Age
53
Star Sign

The October 17, 1967 was a Tuesday under the star sign of . It was the 289 day of the year. President of the United States was Lyndon B. Johnson.

If you were born on this day, you are 53 years old. Your last birthday was on the Saturday, October 17, 2020, 8 days ago. Your next birthday is on Sunday, October 17, 2021, in 356 days. You have lived for 19,367 days, or about 464,825 hours, or about 27,889,516 minutes, or about 1,673,370,963 seconds.

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17th of October 1967 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on October 17, 1967

News Media Scored on Race Coverage

Date: 18 October 1967

By PETER KIHSS

Peter KIHSS

Conf on mass media and race relations, sponsored by Justice Dept Community Relations Service, Amer Jewish Com, ACLU and Columbia U Grad Journalism School; dept issues rept that news media have improved coverage of racial disorders but urging they attempt to convey underlying causes

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News Summary and Index

Date: 17 October 1967

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Arab Information Agency Set

Date: 17 October 1967

Arab nations plan joint information agency

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Vote 'No' on Amendment 2

Date: 17 October 1967

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News of Realty: Insurance Plan To Assure Rents of Businesses

Date: 17 October 1967

Commercial Loan Ins Corp in cooperation with SBA to guarantee rents of small businesses under program to aid them in elevating credit status and competing with large natl cos for space in prime locations

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News Summary and Index; The Major Events of the Day

Date: 18 October 1967

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STOCK PRICES SLIP AS PACE QUICKENS; Market Has Slight Setback After Moving Erratically in an Active Session VOLUME IS 10.29 MILLION Closing Roster Shows Dips Exceed Gains, 767 to 481 76 New Lows Set STOCK PRICES SLIP AS PACE QUICKENS

Date: 18 October 1967

By JOHN J. ABELE

John ABELE

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Letters to the Editor of The Times

Date: 18 October 1967

Met Affairs Citizens Com repr lauds NYC Mayor Lindsay and Comr Tyler proposal to regulate repair indus, lr; urges apprentice programs to train youths as repairmen

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Police Rout 3,000 At Oakland Protest; 3,000 Routed in Coast Antiwar Protest

Date: 18 October 1967

By WALLACE TURNER Special to The New York Times

Wallace Special

J Holper (UPI) and T McEnergy 'CBS News) says they were knocked down by police breaking up antiwar demonstration, Oakland, Calif; Northern Calif Radio-TV News Dirs Assn charges police with unprovoked attacks on newsmen

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SELLING PRESSURE DEPRESSES STOCKS; Leading Market Indicators Close at Their Lowest Levels of the Session DOW AVERAGE OFF 9.65 943 Issues Drop in Widest Setback Since June 5-- Du Pont and Kodak Hit

Date: 17 October 1967

By JOHN J. ABELE

John ABELE

NYSE stock vol 9.06-million shares

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