Who is the most famous billiards player

Famous billiards players

Famous billiards players

Ronnie O’Sullivan(1975)

Ronnie O'Sullivan (Ronald Antonio O'Sullivan) is a British billiards player and in particular snooker player who, as five-time world champion (2001, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2013) and multiple number 1 in the world rankings (2003-2010), is one of the best players in the history of this popular variant of billiards is counted. He was born on December 5, 1975 in Wordsley, West Midlands, England.

Raymond Ceulemans(1937)

Raymond Ceulemans is a Belgian billiards player who dominated carom billiards from the 1960s to the 1980s, won 35 world championships and 48 European championships and is counted as one of Belgium's sporting heroes as an outstanding player in his sport. He was born on July 12, 1937 in Lier, Antwerp in Belgium.

Joe Davis(1901–1978)

Joe Davis was a British billiard player who was one of the pioneers of the snooker version of billiards, who organized the first world snooker championship (1927), was subsequently world champion 15 times in a row (1927–1940, 1946) and thus the title record in this sport to this day holds. He was born on April 15, 1901 in Whithwell, Derbyshire, England and died on July 10, 1978 at the age of 77 in Hampshire, England.

Michael Phelan(1817–1871)

Michael Phelan was an Irish-American billiards player and entrepreneur who is considered an outstanding player, manufacturer of pool tables, operator of billiard rooms and author to this day as the "father of American billiards" and who helped the sport to become popular in the United States. He was born on April 18, 1817 in Castlecomer, Kilkenny, Ireland and died on October 7, 1871 at the age of 54.

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