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Jordan Spieth

Professional Golfer Jordan Spieth
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Profession: Professional Golfer

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: A winner of three majors, Spieth is the youngest person since Bobby Jones in 1923 to win the US Open.

In 2015 he become the second-youngest person (after Tiger Woods) to win the Masters.

Born: July 27, 1993
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, USA
Age: 26 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Events in the Life of Jordan Spieth

  • 2014-04-13 78th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Bubba Watson wins his 2nd Masters, 3 shots ahead of runners-up Jonas Blixt and Jordan Spieth
  • 2015-04-12 79th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Jordan Spieth leads wire-to-wire to win his 1st major title by 4 strokes from Phil Mickelson and Justin Rose
  • 2015-06-21 US Open Men's Golf, Chambers Bay GC: Jordan Spieth (21) becomes youngest winner since 1923 by 1 shot from Dustin Johnson & Louis Oosthuizen
  • 2015-08-16 PGA Championship Men's Golf, Whistling Straits GC: Australian Jason Day wins setting major championship record of 20-under-par; beats Jordan Spieth by 3 shots
  • 2016-04-10 80th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: England's Danny Willett wins his first major title, 3 strokes ahead of Lee Westwood and defending champion Jordan Spieth
  • 2017-07-23 British Open Men's Golf, Royal Birkdale GC: American Jordan Spieth wins by 3 strokes from countryman Matt Kuchar

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