• Friday, 17 October 1969

Ernie Els Birthday

Ernie Els was born on this day in 1969. A former World No. 1, he is known as "The Big Easy" due to his imposing physical stature (he stands 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)) along with his fluid golf swing.

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  • Saturday, 16 October 1948

Bruce Fleisher Birthday

Bruce Fleisher was bornon this day in 1948, Union City, Tennessee. He became involved in golf at age 7 by working as a caddie with his two brothers. Fleisher attended Miami-Dade Junior College and Furman University. In 1968 at age 19, he became the third youngest player to win the US Amateur. He turned professional in 1969.

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  • Sunday, 15 October 1967

Len Mattiace Birthday

Len Mattiace was born on this day in 1967, in Mineola, New York. He attended Nease High School in Ponte Vedra, Florida. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1990 with a degree in Sociology. While at Wake Forest, he played on the team that won the NCAA Division I Golf Championship in 1986. He turned pro later in 1990.

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  • Sunday, 14 October 1956

Beth Daniel Birthday

Beth Daniel was born on this day in 1956. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1979 and won 33 LPGA Tour events, including one major championship, during her career. She is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame.

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