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
Rickie FowlerRickie Fowler
13 December 1988
Golfer

Jack NicklausJack Nicklaus
21 January 1940
Golfer

Arnold PalmerArnold Palmer
10 September 1929
Golf Player

Phil MickelsonPhil Mickelson
16 June 1970
Professional Golfer

Jordan SpiethJordan Spieth
27 July 1993
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
Bubba WatsonBubba Watson
05 November 1978
Professional Golfer

John DalyJohn Daly
28 April 1966
Golfer
Brian HollinsBrian Hollins
14 July 1984
Golfer

Matt KucharMatt Kuchar
21 June 1978
Golfer

Payne StewartPayne Stewart
30 January 1957
Golfer
Francis OuimetFrancis Ouimet
08 May 1893
Golfer

David DuvalDavid Duval
09 November 1971
Golfer
Nathaniel CrosbyNathaniel Crosby
29 October 1961
Golfer

Frederick Winslow TaylorFrederick Winslow Taylor
20 March 1856
Tennis player, Engineer, Economist, Golfer,

Dustin JohnsonDustin Johnson
22 June 1984
Golfer
Michelle WieMichelle Wie
11 October 1989
Golfer

Byron NelsonByron Nelson
04 February 1912
Golfer
Fuzzy ZoellerFuzzy Zoeller
11 November 1951
Golfer

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14 October 1902
Golfer

Fred CouplesFred Couples
03 October 1959
Golfer

Jessica KordaJessica Korda
27 February 1993
Golfer
Notah Begay IIINotah Begay III
14 September 1972
Golfer
Cheyenne WoodsCheyenne Woods
25 July 1990
Golfer

Hale IrwinHale Irwin
03 June 1945
Golfer

Lexi ThompsonLexi Thompson
10 February 1995
Golfer

Juli InksterJuli Inkster
24 June 1960
Golfer
Natalie GulbisNatalie Gulbis
07 January 1983
Model, Golfer

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Walter HagenWalter Hagen
21 December 1892
Golfer

Zach JohnsonZach Johnson
24 February 1976
Golfer

Billy HorschelBilly Horschel
07 December 1986
Golfer

Cristie KerrCristie Kerr
12 October 1977
Golfer
Jim FurykJim Furyk
12 May 1970
Golfer

Davis Love IIIDavis Love III
13 April 1964
Golfer
Ken VenturiKen Venturi
15 May 1931
Golfer

Paula CreamerPaula Creamer
05 August 1986
Golfer

Stacy LewisStacy Lewis
16 February 1985
Golfer
Nancy LopezNancy Lopez
06 January 1957
Golfer

Keegan BradleyKeegan Bradley
07 June 1986
Golfer
Lanny WadkinsLanny Wadkins
05 December 1949
Golfer

Johnny MillerJohnny Miller
29 April 1947
Golfer

Gene SarazenGene Sarazen
27 February 1902
Golfer

Jason DufnerJason Dufner
24 March 1977
Golfer

Raymond FloydRaymond Floyd
04 September 1942
Golfer
Ricky BarnesRicky Barnes
06 February 1981
American golfer

Calvin PeeteCalvin Peete
18 July 1943
Golfer

Titanic ThompsonTitanic Thompson
31 October 1892
Hustling, poker playergolfer, pool player

Jay HaasJay Haas
02 December 1953
Golfer
Billy CasperBilly Casper
24 June 1931
Golfer

Kathy WhitworthKathy Whitworth
27 September 1939
Golfer
Patty BergPatty Berg
13 February 1918
Officer, Golfer

Charlie SiffordCharlie Sifford
02 June 1922
Golfer

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

Tom WatsonTom Watson
04 September 1949
 
Justin ThomasJustin Thomas
29 April 1993
Justin Louis Thomas

Bobby JonesBobby Jones
17 March 1902
Golfer

Pat AbbottPat Abbott
18 January 1912
Golfer