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In honor of her November 22 birthday, findingDulcinea looks at the life and career of tennis star Billie Jean King.

Ajarn Donald‘s insight:

Today is the birthday of Billie Jean Moffit King, who spent her career campaigning for gender equality in sports. Her win in 1973’s highly publicized "Battle of the Sexes" match helped to legitimize women’s athletics in the eyes of the world.

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