Noah is a former professional tennis player from France. He is best
remembered for being the last French and first black man to win the
French Open in 1983, and as a highly-successful captain of France's
Davis Cup and Fed Cup
teams. Since his retirement from the game, Noah has remained in the
public eye as a very popular music performer and as the co-founder, with
his mother, of a charity organization for underprivileged children.