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king

noun authority, bigwig, boss, chief, chieftain, commander, czar, dictator, director, emperor, executive, governor, head, head honcho, high chief, imperator, leader, lord, magnate, majesty, master, monarch, overlord, paraaount lord, patriarch, person who is reported to, power, royal personage, ruler, superior

KING. The chief magistrate of a kingdom, vested usually with the executive power.
     2. The following table of the reigns of English and British kings and queens, commencing with the Reports, is added, to assist the student in many points of chronology.


     Accession. Henry III................ 1216 Edward I................. 1272 Edward II................ 1307 Edward III............... 1307 Richard II............... 1377 Henry IV................. 1399 Henry V.................. 1413 Henry VI................. 1422 Edward IV................ 1461 Edward V................. 1483 Richard III.............. 1483 Henry VII................ 1485 Henry VIII............... 1509 Edward VI................ 1547 Mary..................... 1553 Elizabeth................ 1558 James I.................. 1603 Charles I................ 1625 Charles II............... 1660 James II................. 1685 William III.............. 1689 Anne..................... 1702 George I................. 1714 George II................ 1727 George III............... 1760 George IV................ 1820 William IV............... 1830 Victoria................. 1837

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Through Billie Jean King, Garrison also learned that what defines an amazing athlete is what is in his or her heart.
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The director of 'Slumdog Millionaire' landed in the New York City along with the Academy Award winning film's writer Simon Beaufoy and producer Christian Colson to kick start their project on Billie Jean King, as reported by the New York Post.
I want to set a good example for the generation that follows after - like Billie Jean King did.
Joseph Lowery, tennis legend Billie Jean King, former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and retired Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu of South Africa.
It's just now I'm looking at the next goal of someone like Billie Jean King, who is completely my idol.
British No 1 and sixth seed Murray will be making his third straight appearance on the main show court at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre, which with a 23,000 capacity is the largest purpose-built tennis arena in the world.
Tennis great Billie Jean King has said it takes five years to build any tennis tournament, even one that consistently features top prize money and the world's best talent.
Navratilova was aiming to move clear of Billie Jean King who has also won 20 titles at the All England Club.
Garrison, who is now an assistant to Billie Jean King and the United State Tennis Association (USTA), has arduously maintained a junior tennis program in Houston, Texas.
World Team Tennis, the league started by 20-time Wimbledon champ Billie Jean King and her husband back in 1974, is looking to broaden its horizons while at the same time extending its community-oriented appeal.
BILLIE JEAN KING, after watching John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors creating chaos on the court: "Tennis is fabulous.