Tiger Woods is an American professional golfer who ranks second in men’s major championships, is tied for the lead in PGA Tour victories, and owns many records as a golfer.
Tiger Woods is one of the most successful golfers in the history of the game. He has won 14 major championships, and even though he hasn’t won one for a long time now, he remains one of the best golfers in the world.
|Full Name||Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods|
|Other Name||Mr.T, Righty, and Urkel|
|Net Worth In 2023||$1100 Million|
|Date of Birth||30 December 1975|
|Age||47 Years Old (as of 2023)|
|Birth Place||Cypress, California, United States|
|Currently, Live In||Jupiter Island, Florida|
|Debut||Game: PGA Tour|
|Years Active||1996 – Present|
|School/High School||Western High School in the United States|
Public School in Anaheim, California
|College/University||Stanford University (2 years)|
Tiger Woods’s Net Worth
Tiger Woods’s net worth is estimated at $1100 million as of September 2023. Tiger Woods is one of the wealthiest American athletes and golfers with a long history of dominating his respective sport.
Tiger Woods Biography
Tiger Woods was born on 30 December 1975, in Cypress, California. His parents are Kultida and Earl Woods. Earl was a retired lieutenant colonel and is one of Tiger’s biggest supporters. Tiger’s father introduced him to golf at age two. He shot 48 over nine holes when he was only three years old. By turning seven, Tiger had already won an under-age 10 competition.
In 1996, at the age of 15, he became the youngest-ever U.S junior champion. Tiger did his schooling at Western High School in Anaheim, where he won several competitions. He attended Stanford University for his economics major and won titles like Stanford’s Male Freshman of the Year, Pac-10 Player of the Year, NCAA First Team All-American, etc.
Tiger Woods Age
Tiger Woods’s age is 47 years old as of today, 26 September 2023. He was born on 30 December 1975.
Tiger Woods Height, And Weight
Tiger Woods is about 1.85 meters tall and weighs about 84 kilograms.
Tiger Woods Wife
Tiger Woods was married to Swedish model Elin Nordegren from 2004-2010. The couple became parents to two kids before divorcing in 2010: a daughter in 2007 and a son in 2009. In 2017, Woods was arrested for drunk driving and fined and ordered on probation after pleading guilty. Woods also dated Olympic gold medal skier Lindsey Vonn from 2013-15.
Tiger Woods Career, Awards, And Achievements
Tiger Woods, a successful golfer in his school and college days, turned professional in 1996. At Quad City Classic that year, he achieved his first top-10 finish. He earned $297,000 and won the Tour event later on. He kept on bagging more titles like the PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year and Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year.
He became a successful golfer in his twenties. He also won the PGA Championship for the second time at age twenty-three, becoming the youngest player to do so at that point in time. Tiger Woods also won eight World Golf Championships events in a year.
Tiger Woods was ranked number one in the world from 1999-2004 and from 2005-2010. He’s not so active since 2014 due to four back surgeries, which pushed him down the rankings, making him stand out of 100 at 104 for the first time since he turned Pro.
He has done great things in his golf career. He has won numerous awards and accolades. He has received the PGA player of the year 11 times, the Byron Nelson Award 8 times, 14 major golf championships, and is the youngest player to win 50 tournaments on tour. He has also received the Grand Slam three times and won 18 World Golf Championships. He has also won the Silver Medal and The Gold Medal at The Open Championship.
Tiger Woods is an all-time great golfer who has won 14 major championships, 80 PGA Tour titles, and more than 95 international awards. He has set multiple records in golf, with his game being one that fans look forward to seeing each time he plays. He has a net worth of $1100 million making him the third highest-paid athlete at present.