Billie Jean King, Bobby Riggs - Battle of the Sexes. King beat Riggs to prove that female athletes are just as tough and elite as males are. King used sport as a way to dismantle sexist views towards female athletes.
July Rock Hudson, the romantic leading man of and cinema, became the first major public figure to announce that he had contracted HIV. He died of AIDS-related complications less than three months later, on Oct. at age