Quick Facts of Eldrick Tont Woods
- Full NameEldrick Tont Woods
- Net Worth$740 million
- Date of Birth1975 /12 /30
- NicknameTiger Woods
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceCypress, California
- Active Year1996-present
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseElin Nordegren (2004–2010)
- Height6 feet 1 inches
- Weight84 Kg
- EducationStanford University
- Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
Short Description of Tiger Woods:
Tiger Woods, born as Eldrick Tont Woods is a professional golfer from the United States of America who is regarded as one of the highest-paid athletes in the world for several years. Woods is the winner of three PGA Tour events.
Woods is the first American to win the U.S masters and has won another 13 majors, including three U.S Open wins, three Open Championship wins, four U.S PGA title, and three U.S Master wins.
Tiger Woods’ Early Life and Education:
Tiger Woods was born to Earl Woods and Kultida in Cypress, California on December 30, 1975, as Eldrick Tont Woods. He is nicknamed as Tiger Woods in honor of his father’s friend. Tiger Woods has an American nationality and has Cablinasian ethnicity.
His zodiac sign is Capricorn and follows Buddism. Regarding his education, Tiger joined Western High School and joined at Stanford University.
Woods refers to his ethnic group as Cabilinasian- coined from Caucasian, Black, American Indian and Asian. He grew up in Orange County, California. His athletic father introduced him in golf when Wood was 2.
Tiger Woods’ Career:
Tiger Woods started his professional career as a Golfer in the year 1996 and joined Nike, Inc., and Titleist. Woods was ranked no. 1 in Official World Golf Rankings and won his first major tournament in 1997. In 2000, Woods broke and equaled nine records and won the U.S. Open.
Tiger Woods has won several Golfing titles including the 2009’s Presidents Cup. Woods has also won the Farmers Insurance Open in January and the WGC-Cadillac Championship in March.
Tiger Woods’ Personal Life:
Moving towards his personal life, Tiger Woods is a divorcee. He previously married to his longtime girlfriend Elin Nordegren, a Swedish model from 2004-10.
They met in 2001, engaged in 2003 and married in 2004. They have two children; Charlie Axel Woods and a daughter named Sam Alexis Woods.
Because of Woods affair with several women, the couple divorced in 2010. Since September, he is dating Erica Herman. She manages his pop-up restaurant, The Woods. She has accompanied Woods in numerous events and tournaments. Tiger dated women like Kristin Smith, Lindsey Vonn, Theresa Rogers, and many others in the past.
Tiger Woods’ Statistics and Net Worth:
Mentioning his physical features, Woods has an athletic body with the height and weight of 6 feet 1 inch tall and 84 Kg respectively. He has black hair and eyes colors. Tiger’s estimated net worth is $740 million as of 2018.
Woods is one of the top richest athletes in the world as per the Forbes magazine. He earned $43.3 million only in 2017 from his prize money plus endorsements. He makes $40 million annually from endorsements only.
Further, he lives in a $60 million mansion in Florida with his partner and children. He also owns a private jet G550 worth $54 million.