10 UNKNOWN FACTS SERENA WILLIAMS

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Did you know that Serena was the only woman on the 2017 Forbes' list of the 100 highest-paid athletes? Know 10 more crazy facts on the tennis diva.

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1. Serena is, together with her sister Venus, the most recent player to have held all four Grand Slam women's doubles titles simultaneously (2009-10).

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In 1890, in the fourth edition of what we today call US Open Tennis Championships, Ellen Roosevelt -- the first cousin of former US President Franklin D Roosevelt

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The Williams sisters, along with a co-author, wrote a book titled Venus and Serena: Serving From The Hip: 10 Rules For Living, Loving and Winning, which was published in 2005.

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– Williams also released her first solo autobiography entitled On the Line, following the 2009 US Open

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The Williams sisters became the first Black women to hold any amount of ownership in an a National Football League franchise,

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Although English is her native language, Serena can speak French, Spanish and Italian, too!

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Serena has made several TV appearances and provided her voice for popular animated shows like The Simpsons, Higglytown Heroes and Avatar.

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In what was extremely iconic, in 2009, Serena became the first active female professional athlete to have appeared..

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in a feminine hygiene product advertising campaign for tampons.

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Serena believes in voicing her opinion on social media, and on several instances has got trolled for the same.

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Yet again, Serena is bold when it comes to dressing.

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She has been in the news for her fashion sense ever since she gained traction, may it be over 'inappropriate clothing for the court' or 'flaunting her muscular body'.

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