9 Facts You Might NOT Know About Tiger Woods.

Eldrick Tont 'Tiger' Woods was born on the 30th of December 1975 in Cypress, California.

Woods started golfing at a very young age, and at the age of 8, Tiger broke 80 for the first time. 4 years later, at the age of 12, he broke 70.

He won the US Amateur Championship3e years in a row from 1994-1996 and remains the only man to do that.

Woods is a Buddhist.

'Tiger' was his nickname, which his father gave him, and it was inspired by his father’s fellow soldier who was called by the same name.

Aged 24, he became the youngest golfer to win the Career Grand Slam.

Tiger attended Stanford University but did not graduate and left to turn professional before the end of his degree.

Woods has spent 683 weeks as number one in the Official World Golf Ranking, more than double the next on the list.

In 2019, Tiger Woods was honored with The Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian award of the United States by Former President Donald Trump.