French tennis player and one of The Four Musketeers who dominated the game in the 1920s and 30s. He is credited to have created the polo shirt and set up a business around it. The logo of his company, Lacoste, is a crocodile which is based on the nickname he was given by his fans. Lacoste was the world’s #1 player in 1926 and 1927.
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