Billie Jean King

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Holli Stephens
July 26, 2019 - 11:08 am
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Ellen DeGeneres at the Pink Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame Ceremony held in front of Hollywood & Highland in Hollywood, CA on Tuesday, February 5, 2019.
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April 04, 2019 - 8:47 am
By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN (CNN) -- More celebrities are calling for a boycott of hotels owned by the kingdom of Brunei after it enacted new Islamic laws that make gay sex and adultery punishable by stoning to death. Comedian Ellen DeGeneres and tennis star Billie Jean King are just the latest to...
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Tennis legend Billie Jean King participates in a discussion at the Aspen Institute's 2016 Project Play Summit at the Newseum in Washington.
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November 22, 2018 - 1:44 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King is celebrating her 75th birthday, which lands on Thanksgiving this year. The tennis great recently hosted a birthday party at the New-York Historical Society that included New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and video tributes from former President Barack Obama...
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Hagan Arena
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 16, 2018 - 6:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hagan Arena is the home court for Saint Joseph’s University basketball, but it is getting a face-lift, as another Philly team moves in for the next few weeks. The Philadelphia Freedoms, the city’s pro tennis team, will occupy the space, along with their star player, U...
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Billie Jean King tennis clinic in center City Philadelphia
Justin Udo-KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
May 31, 2018 - 5:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) The Beneficial Plaza played host to Billie Jean King and the Philadelphia Freedoms ' pop-up tennis clinic on Thursday afternoon. During the clinic, anybody walking down the street could come and take a swing and get a good volley going. "I was just on my break, hit a...
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