international tennis star Billie Jean King won a record twenty Wimbledon championships and helped win equal treatment for women in sports.
This is what victory feels like! Billie Jean King ~ 1978 US Open
Passion for Tennis
Billie Jean King, Bobby Riggs - this was such a big deal in the '70's - Battle of the Sexes
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.
Sports: Tennis & more
“Be bold. If you’re going to make an error, make a doozey, and don’t be afraid to hit the ball.” - Billie Jean King
Wise Words for Women
Read all of the inspiring quotes from Glamour's Women of the Year Awards. @levoleague
Billie Jean King, right, and defending champion Chris Evert, walk off the Center Court at Wimbledon after their match on Monday, June 27, 1977.
Great ladies from the 70's: Virginia Wade, Evonne Goolagong, Rosie Casals and Billie Jean King
"Champions keep playing until they get it right." Billie Jean King
Catchphrase: Timeless Quotes
Billie Jean King - 1967 WImbledon. Mrs. King won the Wimbledon Women's Singles, Women's Doubles and the Mixed Doubles Titles in 1967.