Today marks the 87th anniversary of the birth of Althea Gibson, AND the opening day of the tournament she won twice.
"Althea Gibson was the first African-American tennis player to compete at the U.S. National Championships in 1950, and the first black player to compete at Wimbledon in 1951. She also broke racial barriers in professional golf." - c/o Biography.com
Gant Rugger FW13. #fluffylapels
Kim Wonjung by Shin Seonhye for Marie Claire Korea July 2014