American professional tennis playerDied when: 40 years 54 days (481 months)
Star Sign: Leo
Vytautas Kevin Gerulaitis (July 26, 1954 – September 17, 1994) was an American professional tennis player.In 1975, Gerulaitis won the men's doubles title at Wimbledon, partnering with Sandy Mayer.
He won the men's singles title at one of the two Australian Open tournaments held in 1977 (Gerulaitis won the tournament that was held in December, while Roscoe Tanner won the earlier January tournament).
Gerulaitis also won two Italian Open titles, in 1977 and 1979, and the WCT Finals in Dallas, in 1978.