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06/02/1993 American tennis star Arthur Ashe dies of AIDS at 49

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Arthur Ashe Announces He Has Aids | BIO Shorts | Biography

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Arthur Ashe - African American Trailblazers

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Arthur Ashe's final message - just released to the public

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CBS 6 Video Vault: Feb. 09, 1993 - Mourners pay respects to Arthur Ashe

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ARTHUR ASHE

Arthur Robert Ashe Jr. was an American professional tennis player who won 3 Grand Slam titles. Ashe was the 1st black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, and the Australian Open. He retired in 1980 and died from AIDS-related pneumonia at age 49.
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