Australian tennis playerDied when: 29 years 262 days (356 months)
Star Sign: Taurus
Daphne Jessie Akhurst (22 April 1903 – 9 January 1933) known also by her married name Daphne Cozens, was an Australian tennis player.Akhurst won the women's singles title at the Australian Championships five times between 1925 and 1930.
According to Wallis Myers (The Daily Telegraph, Daily Mail), she was ranked World No. 3 in 1928.