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international tennis star Billie Jean King won a record twenty Wimbledon championships and helped win equal treatment for women in sports.

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from Slate Magazine

Eight Great U.S. Open Tennis Moments That Don’t Involve a Ball

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Billie Jean King the primary mover of women's tennis. Finally honored when the US OPEN facility was renamed the USTA Billie Jean King Tennis Center.

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from Levo League

15 Incredibly Inspiring Quotes from Glamour’s Women of the Year Awards

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Billie Jean King, right, and defending champion Chris Evert, walk off the Center Court at Wimbledon after their match on Monday, June 27, 1977.

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from Bleacher Report

The 50 Most Inspirational Sports Quotes in History

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Billie Jean King - 1967 WImbledon. Mrs. King won the Wimbledon Women's Singles, Women's Doubles and the Mixed Doubles Titles in 1967.

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