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Famous Golfers

Golf is one of the richest sports of the world. Millions of people like to watch and enjoy Golf. First time golf played in 1947 and people get interest in these sports the today this sports is famous. We can see the world richest players in Golf. If we go check the list of richest Golf players the clearly we can find some famous Golfer which have a great net worth and lots of fans. Here we are going to discuss the world famous Golfers and most followed player of the history.

Famous Golfers in History

Byron Nelson (Famous Golfers)

John Byron Nelson Jr. was an famous American professional golfer between in the year 1935 to year 1946. He is not just greatest Golfer in his days, he is one of the historical player of the Golf World. Mostly people from all over the world like to watch his matches and millions of followers he makes in his sports days. Nelson Jr. born on February 4, 1912 and Dies on September 26, 2006 in Roanoke TX.  John Byron Nelson Jr is on 10th position in the history of famous Golfers. Additional Information about John Byron Nelson Jr.
  • Born: On February 4, 1912, at TX Waxahachie
  • Died: On September 26, 2006 at Roanoke, TX
  • Awards: Associated Press Male Athlete

Tom Watson (Famous Golfers)

Tom Watson is one of the American professional golfer and the PGA Tour Champions. We all know that Tom Watson is a famous Golfer of the world. Watson was born on February September 4, 1949 . Tom Watson is on 9th position in the list of famous Golfers. Additional Information about John  Tom Watson. Informative information about  the Tom Watson

  • Born: On September 4, 1949 at Kansas City, MO
  • Height: 5′ 9″
  • Vardon Trophy: 1977, 1978 and 1979
  • Spouse: Linda Rubin (m. 1972–1997), Hilary Watson (m. 1999),

Gene Sarazen (Famous Golfers)

Gene Sarazen was the american former Professional and historical Golfer.  He played from 1920s to 1930s and become famous in his days. Gene Sarazen is the winner of seven major championships. He born on February 27, 1902 at Harrison NY & died on May 13, 1999 at Naples, FL. He is the 8th player in the list of famous Golfers. Informative Information about Gene Sarazen.
  • Born: On February 27, 1902 at Harrison, NY
  • Died: On May 13, 1999 at Naples, FL
  • World Golf Hall of Fame: 1974
  • Masters Tournament: Won in 1935
  • The Open Championship: Won in 1932

 Sam Snead (Famous Golfers)

Amuel Jackson Snead was an former American professional golfer who was one of the most famous players in the world. Snead won the world record 82 PGA and Tour events. Sam Snead was born on May 27, 1912 at Ash-wood, VA and Died on May 23, 2002 at Hot Springs. Jackson was the 7th best player in the list of all famous Golfers.

  • Born: On May 27, 1912 at Ashwood, VA
  • Died: On May 23, 2002 at Hot Springs, VA
  • Height: 5′ 11″

Gary Player

Gary Player is a former South African most professional golfer in history born on November 1, 1935 at Johannesburg, South Africa. He ranks fourth in the whole world by a major championships. Player is the 6th player in all famous golfers. More informative information about Gary Player.

  • Born: On November 1, 1935 at Johannesburg South Africa
  • Height is 5′ 6″
  • Spouse: Vivienne Verwey

Arnold Palmer (Famous Golfers)

Arnold Daniel Palmer was an former American professional golfer born on September 10, 1929 at Latrobe, PA and died September 25, 2016. Daniel regarded one of the best player in the harts of their lovers.  Palmer won lots of matches in his days and become famous by his winning. Daniel Palmer is on 5 position in our list of famous golfers. Below more informative information about Daniel Palmer.
  • Born: On September 10, 1929 at Latrobe, PA
  • Died: On September 25, 2016 at UPMC Shadyside
  • Height: 5′ 10″

 Ben Hogan (Famous Golfers)

 Ben Hogan was an former American most professional golfer born on August 13, 1912 at Stephenville, TX, and died on July 25, 1997 at Fort Worth, TX. Hogan regarded one of the best player in the hearts of their fans. Ben Hogan won lots of matches in his history and become famous by his winning. Hogan is on 4th position in our list of famous golfers. Below more informative information about  Ben Hogan.

  • Born: On August 13, 1912 at Stephenville, TX
  • Died: On July 25, 1997 at Fort Worth, TX
  • Height: 5′ 9″

Bobby Jones (Famous Golfers)

World professional and famous Golfer Bobby Jones born on March 17, 1902 at Atlanta, GA and Died! on December 18, 1971 at Atlanta, GA. Bobby Jones was one of  professional american Golfer and perform well in their time. The World Golf fans like to watch their previous matches and highlights. Jones is 3rd player in our famous golfers list. More informative information about Bobby Jones.

  • Born: On March 17, 1902 at Atlanta, GA
  • Died: On December 18, 1971 at Atlanta, GA
  • Spouse: Mary Rice Malone

Tiger Woods (Famous Golfers)

The World most popular Tiger Woods is an American professional golfer of the history with lots of wins and success. Woods born on December 30, 1975 at Cypress, CA. Player of the 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003,2005,2007,2009 and 2013. He won awards in 1999, 2000,2001, 2002,2003, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009. Tiger Woods has the 2nd PGA Tour wins (79) among all famous golfers. Here are more informative information about Tiger Woods.

Jack Nicklaus (Famous Golfers)

Greatest Golfer of the history Jack Nicklaus, The Golden Bear is a former American professional golfer. He is widely regarded in our hearts as one of the greatest and legend of the famous golfers. Millions of peoples and viewers missed today Jack Nicklaus in the golf field. Jack Nicklaus is the world first player in the ranking of Famous golfers.  Golf famous by the Jack Nicklaus. Lots of players come to this sports and retired and no one can beat to Jack Nicklaus. More Details:

  • Born: On January 21, 1940 at Columbus, OH
  • Height-5′ 10″
  • Caddy-Angelo Argea

The above Post consist on top and famous Golfers. Here we note Down those players who become famous by playing Golf and become famous by them. If you have any question about these players Not Down your comment.

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