French Open, a major tennis tournament is named after French aviator Roland-Garros. What did he do?

he invented a monoplane
he flew from Paris to London
he flew across the Mediterranean Sea
he became the first fighter ace of WWI
Roland Garros gained fame for making the flight from Fréjus in France to Bizerte in Tunisia. The fol­low­ing year, Garros joined the French army at the outbreak of World War I. Garros is some­times er­ro­neous­ly called the world's first fighter ace. In fact, he shot down only four air­craft; the def­i­ni­tion of "ace" is five or more vic­to­ries.

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he invented a monoplane
he flew from Paris to London
he flew across the Mediterranean Sea
he became the first fighter ace of WWI
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flagItaly
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25%
59%
12%
32
flagFrance
7%
31%
50%
9%
82
flagIndia
6%
21%
50%
17%
73
flagthe Netherlands
7%
33%
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9%
51
flagSpain
11%
30%
46%
7%
26
flagAustria
13%
20%
46%
20%
15
flagGermany
7%
34%
43%
13%
169
flagSweden
0%
34%
43%
21%
23
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
36%
42%
12%
352
flagLithuania
25%
8%
41%
25%
12
flagUkraine
13%
33%
40%
13%
15
flagDenmark
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40%
6%
15
flagPoland
7%
37%
39%
15%
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flagCanada
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39%
30%
43
flagNorway
4%
34%
39%
21%
23
flagBelgium
11%
40%
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11%
27
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
29%
36%
23%
47
flagthe United States
12%
28%
34%
22%
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flagUnknown
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27%
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320
flagAustralia
20%
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men30%
women40%
he invented a monoplane
8%
7%
he flew from Paris to London
44%
35%
he flew across the Mediterranean Sea
30%
40%
he became the first fighter ace of WWI
16%
17%

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