Alexander Walter Barr ‘Sandy’ Lyle was born on this day in 1958. He is a Scottish professional golfer who has won two Major championships.
Along with Nick Faldo and Ian Woosnam, he became one of Britain's top golfers during the 1980s. He spent 167 weeks in the top 10 of the Official World Golf Ranking between 1986 and 1989.
Lyle was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in May 2012.