Billie Jean King Research Paper

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Top 10 Fun Facts Billie jean king has won 39 grand slams in her life (this includes singles, doubles, and mixed doubles) She went to California State university. In 1953, she founded World tennis magazine, she also edited it until 1972. When Billie Jean King was 21 she won a tennis match called the battle of sexes against the Bobby Riggs who is 55 years old. Billie Jean King is a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame and the National Women 's Hall of Fame. Billie Jean King was named after her father. She also played softball as a younger child along with tennis. Billie Jean King’s family could not afford normal tennis clothing so instead she played in a blouse and shorts her mother made. Billie Jean King played in a tournament while
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