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Billie Jean King

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These Were Bobby Riggs' Last Words to Billie Jean King

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Billie Jean King On ‘Battle Of The Sexes’: Bobby Riggs ‘Was One Of My Heroes’ | TODAY

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Billie Jean King: It doesn’t feel safe to be gay

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BATTLE OF THE SEXES Trailer (2017)

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Billie Jean King fights for equality

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This place. This night. No place else I would rather be. #USOpen https://t.co/6RQty5gjRr

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Althea Gibson is the first African American tennis player to win a major, and one of my Sheroes. 🎾#RememberHerName https://t.co/cArgGwzXvw

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My world changed the moment I put on my first pair of glasses. #gamechanger @PearleVision https://t.co/cDYFwnY1PC

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Enter to Learn. Go Forth to Serve. 🐰@polyjackrabbits #ThrowbackThursday https://t.co/5k17f9GLaL

Billie Jean King is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player. King won 39 Grand Slam titles: 12 in singles, 16 in women's doubles, and 11 in mixed doubles. King won the singles title at the inaugural WTA Tour Championships. King often represented the United States in the Federation Cup and the Wightman Cup. She was a member of the victorious United States team in seven Federation Cups and nine Wightman Cups. For three years, King was the United States' captain in the Federation Cup.