Happy Birthday to Mary Joe Fernandez 1971

Happy Birthday to tennis star Mary Joe Fernandez, born on August 19, 1971 in the Dominican Republic.  Her family immigrated to Florida when she was an infant.  She was swinging her first tennis racket at age 3. By age 13, she won both the US Tennis Association Championship and the US Clay Court Championship.  Fernandez represented her home country in the Olympics, and won two gold medals for her country.
Feliz cumpleaños a la estrella del tenis Mary Joe Fernandez, nacida el 19 de agosto de 1971 en República Dominicana. Su familia emigró a Florida cuando ella era una niña. Balanceaba su primera raqueta de tenis a los 3 años y, a los 13, ganó tanto el Campeonato de la Asociación de Tenis de EE. UU. Como el Campeonato de Cancha de arcilla de EE. UU. Fernández representó a su país de origen en los Juegos Olímpicos y ganó dos medallas de oro para su país.

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