Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods is an American professional golfer who is among the most successful golfers of all time. He has been one of the highest-paid athletes in the world for several years.
Woods was born on December 30, 1975 in Cypress, California, to Earl and Kultida Woods. He is the only child of their marriage; however, he does have two half-brothers, Earl Jr. and Kevin and a half-sister, Royce from the 18-year marriage of Earl Woods and his first wife, Barbara Woods Gray.In November 2003, Woods became engaged to Elin Nordegren, a Swedish former model and daughter of former minister of migration Barbro Holmberg and radio journalist Thomas Nordegren.
They were introduced during The Open Championship in 2001 by Swedish golfer Jesper Parnevik, who had employed her as an au pair.
They married on October 5, 2004, at the Sandy Lane resort in Barbados, and lived at Isleworth, a community in Windermere, a suburb of Orlando, Florida. In 2006, they purchased a $39-million estate in Jupiter Island, Florida, and began constructing a 10,000-square-foot home; Woods moved there in 2010 following the couple’s divorce.
Woods’ and Nordegren’s first child, a daughter named Sam Alexis Woods, was born in 2007. Woods chose the name because his own father had always called him Sam.Their son, Charlie Axel Woods, was born in 2009.
Following an outstanding junior, college, and amateur career, Woods turned professional at the age of 20, at the end of the summer in 1996. By April 1997 he had already won his first major, the 1997 Masters. Woods won this tournament in a record-breaking performance, winning by 12 strokes while pocketing $486,000. He first reached the number one position in the world rankings in June 1997, after less than a year as a professional.
Throughout the 2000s, Woods was the dominant force in golf; from August 1999 to September 2004 (264 weeks) and from June 2005 to October 2010 (281 weeks), Woods was the top-ranked men’s golfer in the world.
Age, Height & MeasurementsTiger Woods Age 42 years. Tiger Woods's height 6 feet 1 inches (185 cm), weight 185 lbs (84 kg). Body measurements 42 - 33 - 14 and Zodiac Sign Capricorn.
|Tiger Woods Bio|
|Birth/Full Name||Eldrick Tont Woods|
|Nick Name||Tiger, Mr. T, Righty, Urkel|
|Birth Country||United States|
|Hair Color||Hair Color|
|Shoe Size||11 (US)|
|Brother||Earl Jr. (Half-brother), Kevin (Half-brother)|
|Son||Charlie Axel Woods|
|Daughter||Sam Alexis Woods|
|Dating/Affairs With||Bridgette Kerkove,Joanna Jagoda (1998-1999),Lara Dutta (2001),Kashmira Karanjia (2002-2009),Julie Postle (2004-2006),Theresa Rogers (2004-2009)Holly Sampson (2004),Julie Jungers (2004-2006),Elin Nordegren (2004-2009),Loredana Jolie (2006),,Mindy Lawton (2|
|School||Western High School|