Evert is no stranger to fierce competitions and coming out a winner.
Just four years into her professional career, Evert became the first female athlete to earn $1 million in career prize money.
Evert holds 157 singles titles and was ranked No. 1 in the world for seven years: 1974 through 1978, 1980 and 1981.
She became a commentator and analyst for ESPN in 2011, a role she still holds today. Evert has three sons: Colton, Nicholas and Alexander.