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Famous Golfers

Profiles of Famous Golfers


Fred Couples

Fred Couples is one of the famous golfers whose bios appear here.

Photo © Rich Hodge; used with permission
This page about Famous Golfers lists the profiles and bios for both men and women golfers on About.com. The bios are listed alphabetically below. If you'd like to see a list only of men or only of women, check the Famous Golfers - Men or Famous Golfers - Women pages.

Amy Alcott
Peter Alliss
Willie Anderson
Tommy Armour

Seve Ballesteros
Miller Barber
Jim Barnes
Patty Berg
Susie Maxwell Berning
Jane Blalock
Tommy Bolt
Julius Boros
Pat Bradley
James Braid
Gay Brewer
Jack Burke Jr.

Dorothy Campbell
Donna Caponi
JoAnne Carner
Billy Casper
Bob Charles
Charles Coody
"Lighthorse" Harry Cooper
Henry Cotton
Fred Couples
Paula Creamer
Ben Crenshaw
Fay Crocker

John Daly
Beth Daniel
Laura Davies
Jimmy Demaret
Roberto De Vicenzo
Leo Diegel
David Duval

Ernie Els
Shirley Englehorn

Nick Faldo
Dow Finsterwald
Raymond Floyd
Doug Ford
Jim Furyk

Jane Geddes
Al Geiberger
Hubert Green
Natalie Gulbis
Ralph Guldahl

Walter Hagen
Marlene Bauer Hagge
Beverly Hanson
Sandra Haynie
Chako Higuchi
Ben Hogan

Juli Inkster
Hale Irwin

Tony Jacklin
Betty Jameson
Bobby Jones
Rosie Jones

Herman Keiser
Cristie Kerr
Betsy King
Tom Kite

Catherine Lacoste
Bernhard Langer
Stacy Lewis
Lawson Little
Sally Little
Gene Littler
Bobby Locke
Nancy Lopez
Davis Love III
Sandy Lyle

John Mahaffey
Meg Mallon
Lloyd Mangrum
Carol Mann
Rory McIlroy
Phil Mickelson
Cary Middlecoff
Johnny Miller
Mary Mills
Colin Montgomerie
Old Tom Morris
Young Tom Morris

Kel Nagle
Byron Nelson
Larry Nelson
Liselotte Neumann
Jack Nicklaus
Greg Norman

Lorena Ochoa
Ayako Okamoto
Jose Maria Olazabal
Mark O'Meara
Francis Ouimet

Se Ri Pak
Arnold Palmer
Sandra Palmer
Grace Park
Corey Pavin
Dottie Pepper
Suzann Pettersen
Henry Picard
Gary Player
Sandra Post
Morgan Pressel
Nick Price

Judy Rankin
Betsy Rawls
Chi Chi Rodriguez
Paul Runyan

Doug Sanders
Gene Sarazen
Patty Sheehan
Jiyai Shin
Denny Shute
Vijay Singh
Horton Smith
Marilynn Smith
Sam Snead
Annika Sorenstam
Mike Souchak
Jordan Spieth
Hollis Stacy
Jan Stephenson
Payne Stewart
Dave Stockton
Curtis Strange
Louise Suggs

J.H. Taylor
Peter Thomson
Lee Trevino
Yani Tseng

Harry Vardon
Glenna Collett Vare
Ken Venturi
Norman Von Nida

Lanny Wadkins
Art Wall
Tom Watson
Karrie Webb
Tom Weiskopf
Joyce Wethered
Kathy Whitworth
Michelle Wie
Craig Wood
Tiger Woods
Mickey Wright

Babe Didrikson Zaharias

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