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

by Kristine Cannon
Jun 16, 2017 at 4:00 a.m. ET
Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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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.

1 /25: The stretch

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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1/25 :The stretch

But that backhand, though. Venus was on point at the 2017 French Open.

2 /25: The gun show

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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2/25 :The gun show

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

3 /25: Please

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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3/25 :Please

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

4 /25: The US Open

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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4/25 :The US Open

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

5 /25: Serena & Venus

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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5/25 :Serena & Venus

There's always time for a sister selfie.

6 /25: 2014 Pre-Wimbledon Party

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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6/25 :2014 Pre-Wimbledon Party

Venus looks dazzling as she arrives at the 2014 WTA Pre-Wimbledon Party.

7 /25: TV time

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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7/25 :TV time

Venus gets glamorous for a guest spot on Extra.

8 /25: 'Black Girls Rock' 2014

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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8/25 :'Black Girls Rock' 2014

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

9 /25: Sister, sister

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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9/25 :Sister, sister

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

10 /25: Giving it her all

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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10/25 :Giving it her all

Venus playing hard at the 2013 US Open.

11 /25: Out on the town

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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11/25 :Out on the town

Venus and Serena pose with Chef Marcus Samuelsson at the 14th Annual Taste of Tennis in 2013.

12 /25: Spectator sport

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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12/25 :Spectator sport

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

13 /25: Double up

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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13/25 :Double up

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

14 /25: Party time

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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14/25 :Party time

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

15 /25: It's an emotional game

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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15/25 :It's an emotional game

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

16 /25: Hanging out

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16/25 :Hanging out

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

17 /25: Lookin' like a movie star

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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17/25 :Lookin' like a movie star

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

18 /25: Sister shopping trip

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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18/25 :Sister shopping trip

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

19 /25: Red carpet

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19/25 :Red carpet

Venus poses on the red carpet at the Annual Salute to Women in Sports in 2011.

20 /25: Hard to watch

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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20/25 :Hard to watch

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

21 /25: 2011 US Open

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21/25 :2011 US Open

Venus waves to the crowd during the first day of the 2011 US Open.

22 /25: Hitting the Hamptons

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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22/25 :Hitting the Hamptons

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

23 /25: Puppy love

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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23/25 :Puppy love

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

24 /25: Glammed up

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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24/25 :Glammed up

Venus strikes a pose on the red carpet outside of the Sustainatopia Honors in 2011.

25 /25: 2011 CN Hall of Game Awards

Happy birthday Venus Williams! 25 pics of her in all her badass glory
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25/25 :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.