Roger Federer

Roger Federer Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 18, 2023

Date of Birth

8 / August / 1981


43 Years


Tennis player

The one deemed by critics as the best tennis player ever, Roger Federer is known for his agility, fluid play, and incredible shot-making. His explosive smashes, superb technique, and footwork did not just help him win many matches but also made history too. He is the only player to hold the record for becoming the sole player who held the top position for a total of 302 weeks in which he was in the top spot for 237 consecutive weeks between 2004 and 2008.

Roger Federer Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Roger Federer was in the two top spots for eight years in a row. He held the top three spots between 2003 and 2012. Roger Federer holds the distinction of being among the eight tennis players to win a professional “Grand Slam. In addition, the player has been awarded a total of 20 Grand Slam titles to date.


Lynette Federer Roger Federer Mother

Lynette Federer Roger Federer Mother

Mirka Federer Roger Federer Wife

Mirka Federer Roger Federer’s Wife

Childhood & Early Life

Roger Federer was born on 8 August 1981 in Basel, Switzerland, to a Swiss father Robert Federer, and a South African mother Lynette Federer. The mother of Roger Federer was of Dutch and French origins. Federer spent part of his childhood near his French along the French and German border, making him proficient in German, French, and English.

Born a Roman Catholic, he took to playing soccer and tennis in the early years of his life. While everyone in the family loved the sport, it was Federer who was the one who showed the most promise of becoming a star.

Personal Life

He engaged tennis pro Mirka Vavrinec who was a participant in the Women’s Tennis Association on April 11 in 2009. The couple had met during the ‘Sydney Olympics’ of 2000.


When he became a professional for the first time, his first match took place in the final against Lucas Arnold Ker in Gstaad, Switzerland, which he lost. While he was already establishing himself as an amateur tennis player in professional tennis, achieving the same success required time and expertise.

After a few defeats, he took home the ‘Hopman Cup’ together with Martina Hingis by defeating American contestants Monica Seles and Jan-Michael Gambill in 2001. The following year, he scored his first singles win when he defeated Julien Butter at the ‘Milan Indoor Tournament.’

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Roger Federer’s Net Worth

He is a Swiss-born professional tennis player with an estimated wealth of over $ 600 million.

Net Worth (2023) $600 Million
Profession Swiss tennis player
Monthly Income And Salary $4 Million +
Yearly Income And Salary $47 Million +
Last Updated 2023

Roger Federer Retirement

Federer 41, Federer, announced on Thursday that he would make his last ATP Tour appearance at the Laver Cup in London. Federer is among the most successful players of all time, winning the record of 20 Grand Slam titles. His 20 major record is third among male tennis players, edging out Nadal as well as Novak Djokovic.

Roger Federer News

The last memory that will be part of Roger Federer playing a match at Wimbledon will be the bagel thrown at him by the hand of Hubert.

Roger Federer’s Next Match

After completing one round of play, the second match will take place on the 27th of October 2022.

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Roger Federer Wimbledon 2022

Roger Federer is not competing at Wimbledon this year because the tennis star is recuperating after knee surgery. The 40-year-old underwent surgery for his left knee on August 20, 2021. Since then, he was forced to pull out of major tournaments such as Wimbledon, the 2020 US Open, and Tokyo Olympics until he’s ready to resume playing.

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Body Measurements Not Yet Update
Birth Place Basel Switzerland
Children Sons: Lenny Federer, Leo Federer
Daughters: Myla Rose Federer, Charlene Riva Federer
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Height In CM 185 CM
Height In Meter 1.85 M
Nationality Swiss
Parents Father: Robert Federer
Mother: Lynette Du Rand
Profession Tennis player
Siblings Sister: Diana Federer
Spous Mirka Federer
Weight 72 Kg
158 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Leo


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