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Billie Jean won for all women

Updated: June 24, 2005, 4:20 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

"A lot of women weren't raised with the idea that competing was something they should do. Along came Billie Jean, just at the moment when a lot of the rhetoric of the women's movement was really meeting reality," says Hillary Clinton on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.

Billie Jean King, who won six Wimbledon singles championships and was at the forefront of the women's movement for equality, will be profiled on

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