Share this Story
List View
On
Off

Happy 37th Birthday, Venus Williams! 25 Pics of Her in All Her Badass Glory

Get the latest celebrity news, find out about celebrity hookups and breakups, read movie reviews and book reviews plus get exclusive interviews with celebrities.

#1/26:

All hail Venus Williams

John Parra/Stringer/Getty Images
#1/26:

All hail Venus Williams

There's really no denying that Venus Williams is a total badass. She slays off and on the court — and always seems to do it with such grace.

We've gathered a collection of photos of her in honor of her 37th birthday, which falls on June 17.

Originally published January 2015. Updated June 2017.

#3/26:

The gun show

Gareth Copley/Getty Images
#3/26:

The gun show

Giving it all she's got at The Internazionali BNL d'Italia 2017 tournament in May.

#4/26:

Please

Rob Foldy/Stringer/Getty Images
#4/26:

Please

When you're this awesome, you don't have time for the drama.

#5/26:

The US Open

Joel Ginsburg/WENN.com
#5/26:

The US Open

Venus at day one of the 2014 US Open tennis championships, where she lost to Sara Errani of Italy.
#6/26:

Serena & Venus

Johnny Louis/WENN.com
#6/26:

Serena & Venus

There's always time for a sister selfie.

#7/26:

2014 Pre-Wimbledon Party

Lia Toby/WENN.com
#7/26:

2014 Pre-Wimbledon Party

Venus looks dazzling as she arrives at the 2014 WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party.
#8/26:

TV time

RHS/WENN.com
#8/26:

TV time

Venus gets glamorous for a guest spot on Extra.

#9/26:

'Black Girls Rock' 2014

PNP/WENN.com
#9/26:

'Black Girls Rock' 2014

Venus shows off her bright locks at Black Girls Rock, presented by BET.

#10/26:

Sister, sister

Joel Ginsburg/WENN.com
#10/26:

Sister, sister

Venus and Serena compete on the 10th day of the 2013 US Open.

#11/26:

Giving it her all

HRC/WENN.com
#11/26:

Giving it her all

Venus playing hard at the 2013 US Open.

#12/26:

Out on the town

WENN.com
#12/26:

Out on the town

Venus and Serena pose with Chef Marcus Samuelsson at the 14th Annual Taste of Tennis in 2013.
#13/26:

Spectator sport

WENN.com
#13/26:

Spectator sport

Venus takes a seat to watch a match at the 2012 US Open.

#14/26:

Double up

WENN.com
#14/26:

Double up

Venus and Serena team up for a doubles match at the 2012 US Open.

#15/26:

Party time

Daniel Deme/WENN.com
#15/26:

Party time

Venus looks gorgeous in a bright white dress at Sir Richard Branson's Pre-Wimbledon Party in 2012.
#16/26:

It's an emotional game

WENN.com
#16/26:

It's an emotional game

Venus playing in the third-round match at the Sony Ericsson Open in 2012.

#17/26:

Hanging out

JLN Photography/WENN.com
#17/26:

Hanging out

Venus lounges on a couch at the EleVen Empowering Artists Through The Arts Tee-Shirt Contest in 2012.
#18/26:

Lookin' like a movie star

WENN.com
#18/26:

Lookin' like a movie star

That dress! Venus at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party.

#19/26:

Sister shopping trip

Lota Accursio/WENN.com
#19/26:

Sister shopping trip

Venus and Serena hit the streets during a 2012 shopping spree in Milan.

#20/26:

Red carpet

Ivan Nikolov/WENN.com
#20/26:

Red carpet

Venus poses on the red carpet at the Annual Salute to Women in Sports in 2011.
#21/26:

Hard to watch

HRC/WENN.com
#21/26:

Hard to watch

Venus got anxious as she watched Serena during the 2011 US Open.

#22/26:

2011 US Open

HRC/WENN.com
#22/26:

2011 US Open

Venus waves to the crowd during the first day of the 2011 US Open.
#23/26:

Hitting the Hamptons

WENN.com
#23/26:

Hitting the Hamptons

Venus and Serena at a party celebrating their cover shoot for Hamptons Magazine.

#24/26:

Puppy love

Michael Wright/WENN.com
#24/26:

Puppy love

Leaving a shop in West Hollywood with her adorable pooch tucked under her arm.

#25/26:

Glammed up

Johnny Louis/WENN.com
#25/26:

Glammed up

Venus strikes a pose on the red carpet outside of the Sustainatopia Honors in 2011.
#26/26:

2011 CN Hall of Game Awards

FayesVision/WENN.com
#26/26:

2011 CN Hall of Game Awards

Venus rocked the red carpet in a hot pink dress at the 2011 Cartoon Network Hall of Game Awards.

Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started