Originally Posted by Mustard
Did Anthony Wilding ever play at the US Championships? He won everything else, Wimbledon, the WHCC, the WCCC, and even the Australasian Championships before it was a major. Of course, Wilding won the WHCC, Wimbledon and the WCCC in 1913, which were the 3 officially recognised majors by the newly formed ILTF at the time.
Not sure whether he did, looks like the most significant omission in his career. Of course travel conditions had everything to do with these omissions we're listing, in those days.