Nick Price

Golfer Nick Price

Profession: Golfer

Nationality:
Zimbabwe
Zimbabwean

Why Famous: Won three major championships in his career: the PGA Championship twice (in 1992 and 1994) and The Open Championship in 1994. He reached the number one ranking in the world in the mid-1990s.

Born: January 28, 1957
Birthplace: Durban, South Africa
Age: 62 years old

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius

Events in the Life of Nick Price

  • 1982-07-18 British Open Golf, Royal Troon: American Tom Watson wins his 4th Open Championship, 1 stroke clear of Peter Oosterhuis and Nick Price
  • 1988-07-18 British Open Golf, Royal Lytham & St. Annes: Spaniard Seve Ballesteros wins his 3rd Open title by 2 shots from Nick Price of Zimbabwe
  • 1992-08-16 PGA Championship, Bellerive CC: Nick Price of Zimbabwe wins by 3 from John Cook, Nick Faldo, Jim Gallagher & Gene Sauers
  • 1993-03-28 PGA Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Nick Price of Zimbabwe sets a scoring record of 270 (−18) to finish 5 strokes ahead of Germany's Bernhard Langer
  • 1994-07-17 British Open Golf, Turnberry: Nick Price of Zimbabwe claims the second of his 3 major titles and only Claret Jug; wins by 1 stroke from Jesper Parnevik of Sweden
  • 1994-08-14 PGA Championship, Southern Hills CC: Nick Price of Zimbabwe wins his 2nd PGA C'ship by 6 strokes from American Corey Pavin
  • 1997-04-20 Nick Price wins golf MCI Classic

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