Obituaries

Margaret DuPont, 94, tennis champ

MARGARET DuPONT
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MARGARET DuPONT

EL PASO — Margaret ­Osborne duPont, who won more than 30 Grand Slam singles and doubles ­titles during three decades, has died in El Paso. She was 94.

Ms. DuPont died Wednesday while in hospice care.

She won the singles title at Wimbledon in 1947, the US ­National Championship (now the US Open) singles title from 1948 to 1950, and the French singles title in 1946 and 1949, according to the website of the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum.