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I always wanted to be somebody. If I made it, it's half because I was game enough to take a lot of punishment along the way and half because there were a lot of people who cared enough to help me.
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Althea Gibson

United States tennis player who was the first Black woman player to win all the major world singles titles (1927-2003)

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