Björn Borg born 6 June 1956 is a former world no. 1 tennis player from Sweden. Between 1974 and 1981 he won 11 Grand Slam singles titles. He won five consecutive Wimbledon singles titles (a record shared with Roger Federer) and six French Open singles titles (a record broken by Rafael Nadal). He is considered by many to be one of the greatest tennis players of all time.