Billie Jean King Rank
Billie Jean King Rank
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Famous quotes by Billie Jean King
Champions keep playing until they get it right.Billie Jean King
I think it's impossible to judge whether another person should come out. You just hope they will on their own time and their own terms.Billie Jean King
I wanted to use sports for social change.Billie Jean King
If your partner wants to be private, you have to respect that.Billie Jean King
In 1973, women got 59 cents on the dollar now we are getting 74 cents on the dollar. In the area of finance and business, we are at 68 cents on the dollar.Billie Jean King
In the seventies we had to make it acceptable for people to accept girls and women as athletes. We had to make it okay for them to be active. Those were much scarier times for females in sports.Billie Jean King
Men can have a huge turnover of sponsorship and still survive a lot better than the women. But the women's ratings are better, at least at home in the United States than in the men's tennis.Billie Jean King
Sports are a microcosm of society.Billie Jean King
Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose-it teaches you about life.Billie Jean King
Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.Billie Jean King
There is no life for girls in team sports past Little League. I got into tennis when I realized this, and because I thought golf would be too slow for me, and I was too scared to swim.Billie Jean King
When they take surveys of women in business, of the Fortune 500, the successful women, 80% of them, say they were in sports as a young woman.Billie Jean King
Women get the attention when we get into the men's arena, and that's sad.Billie Jean King
Women's sports is still in its infancy. The beginning of women's sports in the United States started in 1972, with the passage of Title 9 for girls to finally get athletic scholarships.Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King's Popularity
Billie Jean King is a famous American tennis player, who was born on November 22, 1943. As a person born on this date, Billie Jean King is listed in our database as the 43rd most popular celebrity for the day (November 22) and the 69th most popular for the year (1943).
People born on November 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Billie Jean King is the 982nd most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Billie Jean King's birthday, Billie Jean King is the 8672nd most famous American and ranks 29th in famous people born in Long Beach, California, U.S.
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