Top 5 Female Tennis players with most Singles Grand Slam titles
#4 Helen Wills Moody
The first woman tennis superstar who rose to stardom in the 1920's and 1930's, American Helen Wills Moody was the face of Woman's tennis for many years. She was known for her powerful strokes and penchant to wear opponents down with aggressive strokeplay so much so that she even beat a top-ranked males player in an exhibition match.
Her tally included 19 Grand Slam Singles titles and 12 Grand Slam Doubles titles. She also won Gold in both Singles and Doubles at the Paris Olympic Games in 1924. Tennis was not featured in any Olympic games after that until 1988.