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The official Twitter account of Billie Jean King.

1,518 Following   478,448 Followers   6,560 Tweets

Joined Twitter 4/26/09


London calling. ✈️ 🇬🇧 https://t.co/ewgVbuLjRI
12/15
2018
Must Love Dogs. (Even way back then.) ❤️ #ThrowbackThursday https://t.co/6GwbkOwflp
12/13
2018
@jessmendoza @espn So deserving! Congratulations!Congratulations to my friend, Mary Carillo, on her induction into the Sports Broadcasting Hall of Fame, a richly de… https://t.co/JhqzZ6i6tu
12/12
2018
The definition of a true Shero is a woman who not only triumphs over a seemingly insurmountable challenge, but who… https://t.co/MddIIeY3LH
12/11
2018
@thehill @StateStreet Bravo! @BJKLInitiative @MLB Yes!Women struggle to gain jobs in sports management, coaching, and front office operations not due to lack of talent,… https://t.co/nVgYoDzWngCheers to @melreidgolf, an incredible athlete and now a courageous champion for living an authentic life, and encou… https://t.co/gNDI058Jda
12/10
2018
@FOXSoccer @alexmorgan13 @ussoccer_wnt Incredible! Congratulations! @tierna_davidson Congratulations! @WorldTeamTennis @PhillyFreedoms @UNC_wtennis @C_pricey Congratulations!
12/9
2018
Congratulations to Alvin Ailey on an incredible show and 60 years of performances. #ailey60 #alvinailey https://t.co/AICLcNnxdB
12/8
2018
Congratulations to @IamSandraOh, who will be the first Asian woman to host a major awards show. This is a well-dese… https://t.co/WubcMvIKQQLove at first sight is a real thing, because that’s how I felt when we adopted Bootsie from the animal shelter. I w… https://t.co/m1KT6ZzBPV @TaranaBurke Thank you for your passion and your dedication. We are all in this together. @jakebain17 You are courageous beyond your years, Jake. Very proud of you and the many young people your bravery is helping.
12/6
2018
Visibility in sports is crucial. Athletes living an authentic life are a powerful force for good, as they inspire &… https://t.co/FQeYUAa509
12/5
2018
Progress has been made toward treating all athletes the same, but clearly, there is so much more work that needs to… https://t.co/2YQZwlVbMU
12/4
2018
What an honor it was to champion so many extraordinary para-athletes at the @WomensSportsFdn Annual Salute in Octob… https://t.co/3yJt3aCAuCSuch truth from @NelsonMandela. #EqualityForAll #Mandela100 https://t.co/9fXTL7HoHZWishing my friend @MonicaSeles10s a very happy birthday today. Such a thrill to share the stage with you in Singapo… https://t.co/QYHjwtqx3i
12/3
2018
As we celebrate the 1st night of Hanukkah, let us celebrate light: that which lies within us, and that which shines… https://t.co/x0jNZ5uCdY
12/2
2018
Each person has the power within them to make a difference, and this is especially true in helping to end the AIDS… https://t.co/2J8BQE1LryA faithful public servant, a veteran, and a person who believed in the power of a kinder, gentler nation, George H.… https://t.co/UhoPRyXzZ2
12/1
2018
75 and still playing. Keep moving, keep active, and don’t let a number limit you. 🎾 #goforit https://t.co/3RdW7RJjNO
11/30
2018
@StephenCurry30 @Morn24 Bravo, Riley, and Bravo, @StephenCurry30!.@cyndilauper and I tore up the floor at my birthday party @NYHistory. 💃💃 #ThrowbackThursday #BJK75 https://t.co/rW7IXLr9iIBelize, you are beautiful. #vacationmode https://t.co/WhlParRtir
11/29
2018
This time of year, it becomes especially apparent how much need there is in the world. On #GivingTuesday, please co… https://t.co/OXw0pt4NxgAs the No. 1 player in the world, @DjokerNole has tremendous influence, and a platform he is using to promote good.… https://t.co/WtT9XHGPdn
11/27
2018
Absolutely incredible. Congratulations to @NASA on a wonderfully successful mission. #MarsLanding https://t.co/YGU6m9nzsp
11/26
2018
Congratulations to Croatia! #DavisCup #DavisCupFinal https://t.co/RPA0TvoBMT
11/25
2018
A sincere thank you to all who reached out to wish me a happy birthday yesterday. I hope each of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving. #grateful @amhistorymuseum The honor of receiving the Great Americans medal is one I will never forget. Thank you.Life is good when you can spend your 75th birthday in a beautiful place, with wonderful friends and family, and pla… https://t.co/mtmo6W1WZl @Dodgers Thank you! Can’t wait until next season! @TennisHalloFame @thetracyaustin @ChrissieEvert @MonicaSeles10s @PHShriver @stansmithonline @WTA Thank you for shar… https://t.co/4eDiUpEi0W @Benioff Thank you, my friend.Thanks for the birthday wishes, @adidas! #75yearsyoung https://t.co/1faz4WORdP
11/23
2018
Today is Thanksgiving, and it is also my 75th birthday. It has been an incredible year in this blessed life I am fo… https://t.co/Q5VaWEQQyi @Terry_ONeill Thank you, my friend.
11/22
2018
So much to be thankful for. Dominica today and Grand Turks tomorrow. #lifeisgood https://t.co/DYiawwZqYa
11/21
2018
Congratulations to Alexander Zverev on his first #NittoATPFinals title. Your game was executed perfectly!… https://t.co/2FAfMQq67x
11/20
2018
The brilliant @MichelleObama has written masterfully about the power that comes from embracing one’s authentic self… https://t.co/xyShyoj81k
11/18
2018
@KAndersonATP @TheO2 @ATPWorldTour Good luck today! @JeanieBuss @ilanakloss Thank you for your beautiful tribute and for being there to celebrate with us. Let’s keep going for it together!Earlier this year, I was gifted a @Dodgers jersey and now a @Patriots jersey too. So fortunate. Thanks, Bob Kraft!… https://t.co/7npawFeeqHSo incredibly grateful for a night full of tributes, performances, and love. A heartfelt thank you to all who made… https://t.co/ZOkb15Ac0n @MariaSharapova Thank you for your beautiful tribute. 🙏An unforgettable evening to celebrate the “Billie Jean King: The Road to 75” photography exhibit with the… https://t.co/GuLnKK8TyH
11/15
2018
In 1998, I created the Novo Nordisk Donnelly Awards to honor 2 sisters, Diane Donnelly Stone & Tracy Donnelly Maltb… https://t.co/WU2SYQ6I5jCongratulations to @cvivianstringer, who has made history tonight as the first African-American college basketball… https://t.co/L6beChFZSx
11/14
2018
10 aces from the talented @KAndersonATP today at #NittoATPFinals means a generous donation to both the @LAFD and th… https://t.co/UZB44P45zT @ATPWorldTour @KAndersonATP @keinishikori @TennisTV Congratulations! @wgcs_education @EmmaRenold This is wonderful. Thank you for sharing this with me.We live in a world where so many choose to separate themselves from others because of perceived differences. Take t… https://t.co/SekhCg7Lwt @PlayersTribune @RutgersWBB @cvivianstringer Cannot wait to witness history!
11/13
2018
My father was a firefighter. Each day as he left for work, my mom, brother Randy, and I were scared, as we never kn… https://t.co/tmuydzXNd1 @ATPWorldTour @JackSock @TennisTV So great! 👏 @jessmendoza Happiest of birthdays to you!Congratulations to the Czech Republic on their #FedCup win! https://t.co/LLK2i3OExZ
11/12
2018
@kateyoulen These are from @SEEEYEWEAR. 😎I was named after my father, Bill Moffitt, who bravely served in the U.S. Navy in WWII. To all the men and women wh… https://t.co/vGz61clx0f @bill_armstrong @anya__alvarez @WomensSportsFdn This is wonderful. Thank you for sharing this with me, and big kudo… https://t.co/UHhz0HD8d7Congratulations to @HilaryKnight, @meganebozek, and the entire @usahockey team on winning their 4th consecutive… https://t.co/vymtL8qFDy
11/11
2018
This speaks to the hard work and talent of every single athlete who has played for @ussoccer_wnt through the years.… https://t.co/VUg9kKtwVWGood luck to Team USA as they face Czech Republic in the #FedCupFinal this weekend! 🇺🇸 #champions https://t.co/taV9fWoK9k
11/10
2018
Cheers to Scotland, whose students will now have an LGBTI-inclusive education. Would love to see other countries fo… https://t.co/B1yNDBCpLITomorrow is UK #EqualPayDay. The gender pay gap is not a “women’s problem.” It affects everyone, & perhaps children… https://t.co/zFnJRUDi1U @metrolosangeles Thank you! The Freeway Service Patrol saved the day. So appreciative.
11/9
2018
What a great dad. This is so much fun! Next time, though, include your daughter, @drewbrees. Girls have game too! 🏈… https://t.co/4UNbB2iLOBSending love, prayers, strength, and wishes for a speedy recovery to the indomitable Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. S… https://t.co/eVljFAN3nz
11/8
2018
Yes! And 94% of female business leaders played sports in their youth. Cheers to all who fought so hard for the pass… https://t.co/O48O1y0UxV100+ women elected to the House. @IlhanMN & @RashidaTlaib are the 1st Muslim women, and @sharicedavids &… https://t.co/0IM0L8nP2u
11/7
2018
Congrats to Scott Campbell of @ejaforg USA on an incredible Fall Gala, where almost $4M was raised to help support… https://t.co/epqXu5etTcToday, we decide what kind of America we want to be. The world is watching. Let nothing hold you back from voting t… https://t.co/d6fqkUBnHHWhat a special night at the @ejaforg’s Enduring Vision Awards. Congratulations to all the winners for fighting tire… https://t.co/oJToSNaRuP
11/6
2018
Many women of color had to wait decades beyond the ratification of the 19th Amendment to vote. So many have fought… https://t.co/HcUMK7BIG2Flat tires on busy highways are a nightmare. A huge thank you to Henry Herrera of the Metro Freeway Service Patrol… https://t.co/vujRmCASdK @DrAonKids This is great! 👏
11/5
2018
.@repjohnlewis is a national treasure, an incredibly brave man, and a leader in every sense of the word. He almost… https://t.co/AHXWy9pKHh
11/4
2018
Call or text friends or family members to check in on their voting plan for #ElectionDay. Do you #vote solo or with… https://t.co/p5GdcH2LRC @AbbyLGray @IUJGray She looks great, and the shoes are perfect! Tell her to keep dreaming big and go for it! 🎾
11/3
2018
Millennials, your voice is a necessary part of our national conversation. Voting is empowering & enables you to cha… https://t.co/w1YgVXZDrCSuch an impactful video from @TeamLPAC. Watch it, and please #vote on Tuesday! #EqualityForAll https://t.co/oaMlBcIc4L @TeamUSA @Simone_Biles @USAGym @gymnastics @DohaGym2018 Just incredible! Congratulations @Simone_Biles! @charliekimball 👏❤️
11/2
2018
@conrad_unicorn Amazing! ❤️It’s important to vote in general elections. But it’s just as important to #vote in the midterms! What’s your votin… https://t.co/GwJuAhm0JfThis inequity is outrageous. @CaesarsEnt, @salesforce, @Starbucks, and others have committed to ending the wage gap… https://t.co/p0sT9GRYu4Just found my new doubles partner. 🎾 #miniBJK https://t.co/Y4FcIh9VsM
11/1
2018
@Sooozie @billievsbobby Love this. Tell him to always dream big and go for it!Happy Halloween! These were a few of my favorite @billievsbobby costumes from last year. If you’re dressing up as B… https://t.co/LLCA9Lf7jN @camanpour An honor that is greatly deserved. Congratulations, my friend.
10/31
2018
Thank you, @StephenCurry30, @andyroddick, @JRBlake, @KingJames, and Donald McPherson for supporting female athletes… https://t.co/8kqdj3Xg7bToday, @AthleteAlly launched Champions of Inclusion, the first free, comprehensive online curriculum for coaches on… https://t.co/9vpzQ97jZvThank you to every member of the @Dodgers organization, from management to players to staff to Dodger Nation, for w… https://t.co/No7Yr8lnKc
10/30
2018
Singapore, your tennis fans are so wonderful. Thank you for another memorable visit, and an incredible @WTAFinalsSGhttps://t.co/OUDaE4kXk4Apathetic and disinterested are not words that describe the young people I meet. Millennials are smart, passionate,… https://t.co/OoODhF8LEo
10/29
2018

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