Think golf is a leisure sport meant for wealthy retirees and stressed-out executives? If so, then you really need to ditch that cricket bat, slip into some golf duds, and read this before you hit the links. One of the most copiously engaging and most challenging sports around, golf is more than knee socks and tucked in polos, and is not exclusive to the upper crust of the society, as deemed by many of us. Agreed, a bag full of top-tier golf equipment could cost you pretty much a fortune, but once you get into the groove of golf, everything will seem worth it. Earlier limited to the elites, today we have sport fanatics take interest in golf as well, thanks to future of American golf like Tiger Woods, Bubba Watson, Jordan Spieth, Jimmy Walker, Dustin Johnson, and Phil Mickelson. Delve deep into the timeline, trivia, and interesting facts of some of America's most accomplished and famous golfers in the biographies presented below.
Tiger WoodsTiger Woods
30 December 1975
Golfer
Phil MickelsonPhil Mickelson
16 June 1970
Professional Golfer

Jack NicklausJack Nicklaus
21 January 1940
Golfer

Jordan SpiethJordan Spieth
27 July 1993
Golfer

Rickie FowlerRickie Fowler
13 December 1988
Golfer

Arnold PalmerArnold Palmer
10 September 1929
Golf Player
Bubba WatsonBubba Watson
05 November 1978
Professional Golfer

Ben HoganBen Hogan
13 August 1912
American professional golfer

Lee TrevinoLee Trevino
01 December 1939
Golfer
Sam SneadSam Snead
27 May 1912
Professional Golfer

Babe Didrikson ZahariasBabe Didrikson Zaharias
26 June 1911
American athlete
John DalyJohn Daly
28 April 1966
Golfer

Brian HollinsBrian Hollins
14 July 1984
Golfer

Dustin JohnsonDustin Johnson
22 June 1984
Professional golfer

Payne StewartPayne Stewart
30 January 1957
Golfer

Michelle WieMichelle Wie
11 October 1989
Golfer
Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet
08 May 1893
Golfer

Zach JohnsonZach Johnson
24 February 1976
Golfer

Jim FurykJim Furyk
12 May 1970
Golfer

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14 October 1902
Golfer
Frederick Winslow TaylorFrederick Winslow Taylor
20 March 1856
Tennis player, Engineer, Economist, Golfer,

Cheyenne WoodsCheyenne Woods
25 July 1990
Golfer
David DuvalDavid Duval
09 November 1971
Golfer

Fred CouplesFred Couples
03 October 1959
Golfer

Lexi ThompsonLexi Thompson
10 February 1995
Golfer
Billy HorschelBilly Horschel
07 December 1986
Golfer

Matt KucharMatt Kuchar
21 June 1978
Golfer
Walter HagenWalter Hagen
21 December 1892
Golfer

Davis Love IIIDavis Love III
13 April 1964
Golfer

Keegan BradleyKeegan Bradley
07 June 1986
Golfer
Jason DufnerJason Dufner
24 March 1977
Golfer

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Hale IrwinHale Irwin
03 June 1945
Golfer
Nathaniel CrosbyNathaniel Crosby
29 October 1961
Golfer

Notah Begay IIINotah Begay III
14 September 1972
Golfer

Fuzzy ZoellerFuzzy Zoeller
11 November 1951
Golfer

Paula CreamerPaula Creamer
05 August 1986
Golfer
Stacy LewisStacy Lewis
16 February 1985
Golfer
Raymond FloydRaymond Floyd
04 September 1942
Golfer

Natalie GulbisNatalie Gulbis
07 January 1983
Model, Golfer

Johnny MillerJohnny Miller
29 April 1947
Golfer

Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27 February 1902
Golfer
Byron NelsonByron Nelson
04 February 1912
Golfer

Jessica KordaJessica Korda
27 February 1993
Golfer

Calvin PeeteCalvin Peete
18 July 1943
Golfer

Nancy LopezNancy Lopez
06 January 1957
Golfer

Ken VenturiKen Venturi
15 May 1931
Golfer
Ricky BarnesRicky Barnes
06 February 1981
American golfer

Billy CasperBilly Casper
24 June 1931
Golfer
Charlie SiffordCharlie Sifford
02 June 1922
Golfer

Lanny WadkinsLanny Wadkins
05 December 1949
Golfer

Cristie KerrCristie Kerr
12 October 1977
Golfer
Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
31 October 1892
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player

Juli InksterJuli Inkster
24 June 1960
Golfer
Jay HaasJay Haas
02 December 1953
Golfer

Julius BorosJulius Boros
03 March 1920
Golfer

Patty BergPatty Berg
13 February 1918
Officer, Golfer

Kathy WhitworthKathy Whitworth
27 September 1939
Golfer

Mickey WrightMickey Wright
14 February 1935
Golfer
Harvey PenickHarvey Penick
23 October 1904
Writer

Chick EvansChick Evans
18 July 1890
Golfer

Miller BarberMiller Barber
31 March 1931
Professional Golfer

Patty SheehanPatty Sheehan
27 October 1956
Golfer
Paul RunyanPaul Runyan
12 July 1908
Golfer

Louise SuggsLouise Suggs
07 September 1923
Golfer
Justin ThomasJustin Thomas
29 April 1993
Justin Louis Thomas

Walter TravisWalter Travis
10 January 1862
Golfer

Betsy RawlsBetsy Rawls
04 May 1928
Professional golfer
Tom WatsonTom Watson
04 September 1949
 

Betty JamesonBetty Jameson
09 May 1919
Golfer
Bobby JonesBobby Jones
17 March 1902
Golfer

Pat AbbottPat Abbott
18 January 1912
Golfer

Maureen OrcuttMaureen Orcutt
01 April 1907
Golfer
Harry CooperHarry Cooper
04 August 1904
Golfer

Glenna Collett VareGlenna Collett Vare
20 June 1903
Golfer