Profession: Tennis Player
Why Famous: Earned a reputation as a rebel in the tennis world during the 1960s. She won more than 90 tournaments and worked for the betterment of women's tennis, and became a motivating force behind many of the changes that changed tennis in the 1960s and 1970s.
- 1970-09-13 90th Women's U.S. Open: Margaret Court beats Rosemary Casals (6-2, 2-6, 6-1)
- 1971-09-12 91st Women's U.S. Open: Billie Jean King beats Rosemary Casals (6-4, 7-6)