Bernhard Langer

Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion Bernhard Langer Full Name: Bernhard Langer
Nationality:

Germany
German

Profession: Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion
Why Famous: Two-time Masters champion and one of the world's leading golfers throughout the 1980s and 1990s. In 1986, he became the sport's first official number one ranked player.

Born: August 27, 1957 (61 years old)
Birthplace: Anhausen, West Germany

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

Historical Events in the Life of Bernhard Langer

  • 1984-07-22 British Open Golf, St Andrews: Seve Ballesteros of Spain wins his 2nd of 3 Open titles by 2 shots from Bernhard Langer & Tom Watson
  • 1985-04-14 49th Masters Golf, Augusta: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins by 2 from Seve Ballesteros, Curtis Strange & Raymond Flloyd
  • 1991-09-29 Ryder Cup Golf, Kiahwa Island GR: US beats Europe, 14½-13½; Bernhard Langer misses 6-foot par putt which would have clinched 14-all tie and retained Cup for Europe
  • 1993-04-11 57th Masters Golf, Augusta: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins his second green jacket by 4 strokes from Chip Beck
  • 2010-07-25 British Open Seniors Golf, Carnoustie: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins by 1 stroke from American Corey Pavin
  • 2013-07-29 British Open Seniors Golf, Royal Birkdale: American Mark Wiebe wins in a playoff with Bernhard Langer of Germany
  • 2014-07-27 British Open Seniors Golf, Royal Porthcawl: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins his second Open Seniors title by 13 strokes from Colin Montgomerie of Scotland
  • 2015-07-26 British Open Seniors Golf, Sunningdale: American Marco Dawson wins by 1 shot from Bernhard Langer of Germany
  • 2017-07-30 British Open Seniors Golf, Royal Porthcawl: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins his 3rd Open Seniors title by 3 shots from Corey Pavin
  • 2018-07-29 British Open Senior Golf, St. Andrews: Spaniard Miguel Ángel Jiménez wins by 1 shot from defending champion Bernhard Langer of Germany

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