Billie Jean King: 70 Years Young

by: Jonathan Scott November 23, 2013

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The queen of tennis marked her 70th birthday yesterday and was properly saluted today in myriad ways. One of those, of course, comes by way of Twitter, and below is a sampling of tweets sent in her direction. Which ones were your favorites? (And who did I miss?) To note, the operative word repeated time and again was ... legend.

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