Billie Jean King
Billie Jean King was is know for a female tennis player. Billie Jean King made her debut on the professional tennis circuit at age 15 in 1959. She won her first major match in 1960 and won doubles titles eleven times. She repeatedly stated that women’s sports were inferior to men’s sports. The match was called, “The Battle of the Sexes”, and the prize was $100,000. billie jean king won in straights sets, 6-4, 6-3, 6-3. Her net worth is worth $15 million.