What Is Billie Jean King’s Net Worth?

Billie Jean King speaks during the Opening Night Ceremony of 2017 US Open Championships at Billie Jean King Tennis center
lev radin / Shutterstock.com

One of the greatest feminist icons of tennis, sports and history in general, Billie Jean King will always be famous for beating Bobby Riggs in the “Battle of the Sexes” in 1973.

Billie Jean King: $20 Million Net Worth

Across the world, 93 million people tuned in to watch King win three straight sets. Beyond that one exhibition match, however, King was a giant of the sport, winning 39 Grand Slam titles including 20 Wimbledon titles.

More From GOBankingRates

Last updated: Aug. 27, 2021

About the Author

Andrew Lisa has been writing professionally since 2001. An award-winning writer, Andrew was formerly one of the youngest nationally distributed columnists for the largest newspaper syndicate in the country, the Gannett News Service. He worked as the business section editor for amNewYork, the most widely distributed newspaper in Manhattan, and worked as a copy editor for TheStreet.com, a financial publication in the heart of Wall Street's investment community in New York City.

Untitled design (1)
Close popup The GBR Closer icon

Sending you timely financial stories that you can bank on.

Sign up for our daily newsletter for the latest financial news and trending topics.

Loading...
Please enter an email.
Please enter a valid email address.
There was an unknown error. Please try again later.

For our full Privacy Policy, click here.