Great Old Broads

This page is dedicated to those broads we have read about or known …. and those we wish we had. If you have a photo you’d like to submit, please email the image to Include a name and a few words of description. Once we verify the picture, we just might post it here. Thanks for following Old Broad & New Trix.
 Pioneer's Speakers Series: Q&A With Two Women Who Paved The Way For Marriage Equality: Edie Windsor & Roberta Kaplan

Edie Windsor is the LGBT champion in a landmark case for gay marriage. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty mages for Logo TV)

Jane Little

Jane Little, a bassist with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, held the record for the longest professional tenure with a single orchestra. (Photo by

Ella Mae Corbet

Ella Mae Corbet, 100, a retired teacher from South Carolina, set an unofficial world record in her age group for the 100 meter dash. (Photo by



yow and summitt

Former NC State women’s basketball coach Kay Yow (left) and former Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt were pioneers in women’s sports. Both died way too soon. (Photo by

Le Anne Schreiber

Le Anne Schreiber was the first female sports editor at the New York Times.(Photo courtesy of

Billie Jean King

Billie Jean King is one of the greatest leaders for equality in the history of women’s sports. (Photo by

Germany Concert Tina Turner

Entertainer Tina Turner, still rocking at nearly 77 years old, taught us all what it means to survive domestic violence. (AP photo by Hermann J. Knippertz)