Who is the man in the hat & # 39; at Wimbledon, David Spearing, does he ever miss one day and what famous people has he met?

Who is the man in the hat & # 39; at Wimbledon, David Spearing, does he ever miss one day and what famous people has he met?

WIMBLEDON attracts the world's best tennis players to the All England Club.

But many fans are wondering who the famous man in the hat & # 39; is, and just why is he always there.

    & # 39; Man in Hat & # 39; is David Spearing, a Wimbledon steward

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& # 39; Man in Hat & # 39; is David Spearing, a Wimbledon stewardCredit: Times Newspapers Ltd

Who is the man in the hat & # 39; at Wimbledon?

For tennis lovers, David Spearing lives the dream, seeing some of the greatest stars in one of the best seats.

The 83-year-old is Wimbledon's senior manager who welcomes guests to the Guest Court at Center Court.

But he has gained popularity for his appearance, sporting a neatly trimmed goatee and a black Stetson hat.

Despite being in the role of Bjørn Borg, Jimmy Connors and Billie Jean King, he is only on his second hat when the other has been split.

When did last miss ask one day at Wimbledon?

& # 39; Man in Hat & # 39; has not missed a day at Wimbledon since 1974.

The race has seen Spearing participate in the last 40 finals at Championships, which have been placed in various boxes over the years.

His favorite area is Players' Box, where families and trainers of the court sit.

The top steward has been hosting them since 1998.

    Spearing has been seen in Players' Box at Center Court for the past 20 years

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Spearing has been seen in Players' Box at Center Court for the past 20 yearsCredit: Graham Hughes – The Times
    Spearing especially enjoyed hosting Barbra Streisand, who dated former Wimbledon champion Andre Agassi in the 1990s

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Spearing especially enjoyed hosting Barbra Streisand, who dated former Wimbledon champion Andre Agassi in the 1990sCredit: Splash News

What Famous People Have Spearing Met?

The hosting players' follow-up has seen Spearing meet countless people over the past 20 years.

As with Andy Murray and Roger Federer often gracing Center Court, he has often met their wives Kim and Mirka, as well as British mother Judy.

But Spearing became star-studded when Barbara Streisand participated in the 1990s.

The American singer and actress went to Wimbledon to see her boyfriend Andre Agassi.

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