The 36 most iconic female athletes of the past century

Multi-sport American athlete Babe Didrikson Zaharias was breaking boundaries in sports in the early 1900s. She was voted the Greatest Female Athlete of the first half of the 20th century by the Associated Press.  The Williams sisters have redefined women in tennis and are credited with pioneering a game in which women are focused on power. The United States Women’s National Team has had several athletes become icons since the 1990s. Most recently, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe have joined the likes of Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach as iconic members of the team. While gymnastics has become a

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