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Billie Jean King on Wimbledon

Title
Billie Jean King on Wimbledon
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:03:07
Description
Billie Jean King, American tennis player and President of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA), interviewed on her meeting with Wimbledon officials?, the Women’s Tennis Association, the prospect of women playing against men at Wimbledon and the means of obtaining equality (e.g. in pay) for female tennis players. Also includes an interview after the meeting. (Irish) male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Billie Jean King
Keywords
Sport; Wages; Women; Tennis; Equal opportunity; Sportswomen; Billie Jean King; Wimbledon; WTA; Women’s International Tennis Association; WITA; Meetings

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