French Open Winners

The very first French Championships were held way back in 1891, and the tournament has since produced some of the greatest tennis stars the world has ever known. Here is a complete list of previous French Open winners, right back to Mr Briggs in 1891!

Year Men Ladies
2012 Rafael Nadal Maria Sharapova
2011 Rafael Nadal Li Na
2010 Rafael Nadal Francesca Schiavone
2009 Roger Federer Svetlana Kuznetsova
2008 Rafael Nadal Ana Ivanovic
2007 Rafael Nadal Justine Henin
2006 Rafael Nadal Justine Henin
2005 Rafael Nadal Justine Henin
2004 Gastón Gaudio Anastasia Myskina
2003 Juan Carlos Ferrero Justine Henin
2002 Albert Costa Serena Williams
2001 Gustavo Kuerten Jennifer Capriati
2000 Gustavo Kuerten Mary Pierce
1999 Andre Agassi Steffi Graf
1998 Carlos Moyà Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
1997 Gustavo Kuerten Iva Majoli
1996 Yevgeny Kafelnikov Steffi Graf
1995 Thomas Muster Steffi Graf
1994 Sergi Bruguera Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
1993 Sergi Bruguera Steffi Graf
1992 Jim Courier Monica Seles
1991 Jim Courier Monica Seles
1990 Andrés Gómez Monica Seles
1989 Michael Chang Arantxa Sánchez Vicario
1988 Mats Wilander Steffi Graf
1987 Ivan Lendl Steffi Graf
1986 Ivan Lendl Chris Evert
1985 Mats Wilander Chris Evert
1984 Ivan Lendl Martina Navrátilová
1983 Yannick Noah Chris Evert
1982 Mats Wilander Martina Navrátilová[j]
1981 Björn Borg Hana Mandlíková
1980 Björn Borg Chris Evert
1979 Björn Borg Chris Evert
1978 Björn Borg Virginia Ruzici
1977 Guillermo Vilas Mima Jaušovec
1976 Adriano Panatta Sue Barker
1975 Björn Borg Chris Evert
1974 Björn Borg Chris Evert
1973 Ilie Nastase Margaret Court
1972 Andrés Gimeno Billie Jean King
1971 Jan Kodeš Evonne Goolagong Cawley
1970 Jan Kodeš Margaret Court
1969 Rod Laver Margaret Court
1968 Ken Rosewall[b] Nancy Richey
1967 Roy Emerson Françoise Durr
1966 Tony Roche Ann Haydon Jones
1965 Fred Stolle Lesley Turner Bowrey
1964 Manuel Santana Margaret Court
1963 Roy Emerson Lesley Turner Bowrey
1962 Rod Laver Margaret Court
1961 Manuel Santana Ann Haydon Jones
1960 Nicola Pietrangeli Darlene Hard
1959 Nicola Pietrangeli Christine Truman Janes
1958 Mervyn Rose Zsuzsa Körmöczy
1957 Sven Davidson Shirley Bloomer Brasher
1956 Lew Hoad Althea Gibson
1955 Tony Trabert Angela Mortimer Barrett
1954 Tony Trabert Maureen Connolly Brinker
1953 Ken Rosewall Maureen Connolly Brinker
1952 Jaroslav Drobný Doris Hart
1951 Jaroslav Drobný Shirley Fry Irvin
1950 Budge Patty Doris Hart
1949 Frank Parker Margaret Osborne duPont
1948 Frank Parker Nelly Adamson Landry
1947 József Asbóth Patricia Canning Todd
1946 Marcel Bernard Margaret Osborne duPont
1945 Yvon Petra Lolette Payot
1944 Yvon Petra Raymonde Jones Veber
1943 Yvon Petra Simone Iribarne Lafargue
1942 Bernard Destremau Alice Weiwers
1941 Bernard Destremau Alice Weiwers
1940 None[f] None[f]
1939 Donald McNeill Simone Mathieu
1938 Donald Budge Simone Mathieu
1937 Henner Henkel Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling
1936 Gottfried von Cramm Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling
1935 Fred Perry Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling
1934 Gottfried von Cramm Margaret Scriven Vivian
1933 Jack Crawford Margaret Scriven Vivian
1932 Henri Cochet Helen Wills Moody
1931 Jean Borotra Cilly Aussem
1930 Henri Cochet Helen Wills Moody
1929 René Lacoste Helen Wills Moody
1928 Henri Cochet Helen Wills Moody
1927 René Lacoste Kea Bouman
1926 Henri Cochet Suzanne Lenglen
1925 René Lacoste Suzanne Lenglen
1924 Jean Borotra Emilienne Didi Vlasto
1923 François Blanchy Suzanne Lenglen
1922 Henri Cochet Suzanne Lenglen
1921 Jean Samazeuilh Suzanne Lenglen
1920 André Gobert Suzanne Lenglen
1919 None None
1918 None None
1917 None None
1916 None None
1915 None None
1914 Max Decugis Marguerite Broquedis
1913 Max Decugis Marguerite Broquedis
1912 Max Decugis Jeanne Matthey
1911 André Gobert Jeanne Matthey
1910 Maurice Germot Jeanne Matthey
1909 Max Decugis Jeanne Matthey
1908 Max Decugis Kate Gillou-Fenwick
1907 Max Decugis Comtesse de Kermel
1906 Maurice Germot Kate Gillou-Fenwick
1905 Maurice Germot Kate Gillou
1904 Max Decugis Kate Gillou
1903 Max Decugis Adine Masson
1902 Michel Vacherot Adine Masson
1901 André Vacherot P Girod
1900 Paul Aymé Hélène Prévost
1899 Paul Aymé Adine Masson
1898 Paul Aymé Adine Masson
1897 Paul Aymé Adine Masson
1896 André Vacherot None
1895 André Vacherot None
1894 André Vacherot None
1893 Laurent Riboulet None
1892 Jean Schopfer None
1891 H. Briggs None