Basil Spalding de Garmendia

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Basil Spalding de Garmendia
Country (sports) United States
Born (1860-02-28)February 28, 1860
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Died November 9, 1932(1932-11-09) (aged 72)
St. Raphaël, France
Other tournaments
Olympic Games QF (1900)
Other doubles tournaments
Olympic Games Silver medal.svg Silver Medal (1900)
Last updated on: September 18, 2012.
Olympic medal record
Men's tennis
Representing a Olympic flag.svg Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1900 Paris Men's doubles

Basil Spalding de Garmendia (February 28, 1860 – November 9, 1932) was an American tennis player who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics.[1]

Spalding de Garmendia was born in Baltimore, Maryland to the wealthy family Garmendia, of Spanish ancestry. In 1900 he won a Silver medal in Men's Doubles event with Max Décugis of France. In the singles, he reached the quarter-finals, losing to Laurence Doherty.


  1. ^ "Basil Spalding de Garmendia Olympic Results". Retrieved 2014-01-26. 

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