Tiger Woods


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Birth Name: Tiger Woods
Born: 12/30/1975
Birth Place: Cypress, California, USA

He was born Eldrick Tont Woods on Dec. 30, 1975 in Cypress, CA, the son of retired U.S. Army officer Earl Woods and his wife Kultida, a Thai citizen of Thai and Chinese ancestry whom Earl had met in 1966 during a tour of duty in Southeast Asia. Earl soon nicknamed Eldrick "Tiger" after a friend in the South Vietnamese army. Earl had divorced his first wife in 1968 - by whom he had two children - and married Kultida the next year, not long after rotating back to Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn. It was there the elder Woods, a college athlete who had broken the Big Eight color-barrier as a baseball player for Kansas State University, first took up golf and became an avid amateur. Tiger, he later recou... Continue Bio >>


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