What is Tiger Woods' real first name?
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He was born "Eldrick Tont Woods," and he was nicknamed "Tiger" after Vuong Dang Phong, who was a friend of his father's.
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Answer Tiger Woods' full name is Eldrick Tiger Woods. Answer He was born Eldrick Woods , on December 30, 1975, in Cypress, CA For the source and more detailed information concerning this subject, click on the related links section (Answers.com) indicated below. tiger woods real name is …eldrick (MORE)
Tiger Woods and wife Elin Nordegren have one daughter named Sam Elexis Woods born June 18, 2007. The name was chosen because Tiger's dad always said Tiger looked more like a Sam.
As an amateur, Tiger became known for his skills on the golf course. In 1984, Tiger won the junior Wold Golf Championship for the first time. He won this event five more times. in 1991, Tiger became the youngest winner of the U.S. junior Amateur Championship. He also won won in 1992 and 1993. Tiger …is the only person to win this event three times! (MORE)
Tiger's dad gave him the nickname after a Vietnamese soldier that he knew from his Army days who was also nicknamed Tiger.
His real name is Eldrick Tont Woods . His father Earl Woods has nicknamed him Tiger. He is mostly known as Tiger Woods.
\nTiger Woods became a professional golfer in August 1996, and signed endorsement deals worth $40 million from Nike and $20 million from Titleist.
Tiger's first PGA win came at the Las Vegas International in October, 1996 when he was 20 years old.
Too many to name. When he wins a tournament he has beaten 155 other players!
Tiger was born December 30, 1975 to Earl and Kultida Woods in Cypress, CA. Tiger was an only child of his parents marriage but had 2 half brothers and a half sister from his father's previous marriage..
It is not known if Tiger Woods has actually changed his name or not. Tiger is simply a nickname his father gave to him that has stuck.
Tiger sunk a hole-in-one on the 14th hole at the Greater Milwaukee Open in 1996.
He picked up his first club at 9 months old. And when he was two years old enterd a under 10 driving contest and won
Tiger Woods has not written his autobiography as of 2014. There arehowever several biographies available for this golfing legend.
Tiger Woods won the 1997 Masters, this was his first major. He finished on 18 under par, 12 shots ahead of second place Tom Kite.
He won the Las Vegas Invitational in 1996, this was his first PGA Tour win, on his debut season on tour.
Tiger wood's original name was Eldric. He adopted the nickname "Tiger" from a soldier in Vietnam who saved his father, Earl Woods, life.
In 1997, at the age of 21, Tiger won his first major championship, The Masters.
He was 20 years old when he won his first professional tournament, The Las Vegas Invitational in 1996.
At birth, Woods was given "Eldrick" and "Tont" as first and middle names, respectively. His middle name, Tont, is a traditional Thai name. He got his nickname from a Vietnamese soldier friend of his father, Vuong Dang Phong, to whom his father had also given the "Tiger" nickname.. Some sources rep…ort that he legally changed his first name to Tiger on his 21st birthday. However other sources say that he was planning to but didn't for personal reasons. He still uses the name Eldrick on his legal court papers as referenced below: Scans Of Court Documents (MORE)
Earl Jr. (born 1955) and Kevin (born 1957), and one half-sister, Royce (born 1958) from the 18-year marriage of Earl Woods and his first wife, Barbara Woods Gray
Woods was born in Cypress, California to Earl (1932-2006) and Kultida (Tida) Woods (1944). He is the only child of their marriage but has two half-brothers, Earl Jr. (born 1955) and Kevin (born 1957), and one half-sister, Royce (born 1958) from the 18-year marriage of Earl Woods and his first wife, …Barbara Woods Gray. (MORE)
The name Tiger was a nickname given to him by his father. It was also give to one of his father's close friends, who he met in Vietnam, (He died soon after Earl left in a POW camp) The nickname just stuck with Tiger, and he eventually became known by it. Tiger said he is proud to carry the name, in …memory of his father's friend. Also Eldrick is a terrible name. (MORE)
Eldrick "tiger" woods got his name to honor a man that saved his father's life "Earl Woods" in the war!!!!
He played in the 1996 Greater Milwaukee Open, this was his first tournament as a professional.
Tiger Woods' return from knee surgery was the first round of WGC Accenture Matchplay. Which was on 25th February 2009. He beat Brendan Jones 3 and 2.
There was never a definitive explanation given. It is believed they just did not see eye to eye.
The first Masters Tiger Woods played in was in 1995. He finished in a tie for 41, but finished as low amateur.
His first two professional events were the 1996 Greater Milwaukee Open and The 1996 Bell Canadian Open.
It was the name a nickname Tiger's father gave to him, which he also gave to one of his friends who was a Vietnamese soldier when they fought together in the Vietnam war.
He made his pro debut at The Greater Milwaukee Open, this was his first pro pay check.
Tiger Woods earned his first pro-golf paycheck at the Greater Milwaukee Open in 1996, for around 2500.00 I believe. Now he is averaging closer to 2500 a stroke.
Tiger Woods won the 1997 Masters at 21 years old, he remains the younger ever player to win The Masters.
Tiger was 20 when he turned pro winning the Las Vegas International and the Disney/Oldsmobile Classic.
Her name is royce and I went to jr. High school with her. She was a very nice person. The jr. High was called j.w. Fair in san jose calif.
The 1996 U.S. Bank Championship was Tiger Woods' first PGA Tour event as a professional. On the final round, he used a six iron on the 188-yard, par-three 14th hole. It went straight in for his ninth lifetime hole-in-one. Woods would go on to finish tied for 60th place in this tournament, but he won… two other tournaments that year. (MORE)
His full name is Eldrick Tont Woods. Tiger is a nickname given to him by his Father, in honor of his friend.
He won his first one in 1991, then won in 92 and 93 as well.
Tiger's first US Open victory in 2000 at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California. He set a new 72 hole scoring record at 12 under par and also had the largest margin of victory, separating himself from the rest of the field by 15 shots.
Good question, all of his sponsors are sticking with him for the minute. You will probably find some of his smaller sponsors may drop out to avoid the controversy. Gatorade, they have stopped the Gatorade Tiger drink, not related to recent events they say...yeah right.
GO ASK HIM YOURSELF FOR A CHANGE!!!stop posting the stupidest question when you need to give them privacy!!Why do you care anyways i don't see you doing a biography for him..or are you...that's what i thought your not so leave him the hell alone!!!
he is African American. That's his ethnic background - I presume he is an American citizen.
His sister is called Ethelburt, but her father wanted her to be called Larry. This lead to a court case, which was eventually settled in the European Court of Human Rights, whereby the local butcher was given the responsibility of naming her. However, the butcher had failed on a bet with the l…ocal Blacksmith, as he had agreed to call his first born Ethelburt. This situation gave him the opportunity to come good on his promise, and hence win the bet, which was a pair of sandals. (MORE)
Tiger Woods became a professional golfer in August 1996, and signed endorsement deals worth $40 million from Nike, Inc. and $20 million from Titleist. These endorsement contracts were the highest in golf history to that stage. He played his first round of professional golf at the Greater Milwaukee O…pen, tying for 60th place, but went on to win two events in the next three months to qualify for the Tour Championship. (MORE)
Her name is Ellen Degenneres. I knew it wouldn't work out because shes lebanese!! H01y $h1t
when he was 2 he was hitting 500 balls a day. his first birdie came when he was 3.
Because he's Tiger Woods. I doesn't matter where he is on the course, how badly he's playing, how well he's playing, or if someone just shot a 59 toget into a tie with him. His name will always be above anyone that he's tied with. It draws people to the sport. That's what happens when you're a house…hold name like he is and when you get paid to play in a tournament before you even step onto the course. (MORE)
The common name is saber toothed cats. There were many species of saber toothed cat, but they all belonged to the subfamily Machairodontinae. The scientific name of one of the most well known saber toothed cat species is Smilodon fatalis.
Woods was born Eldrick Tont Woods in Cypress, California. Woods' first name, Eldrick, was coined by his mother because it began with "E" (for Earl) and ended with "K" (for Kultida). His middle name Tont is a traditional Thai name. He was nicknamed Tiger in honor of his father's friend Col. Vuong Dan…g Phong, who had also been known as Tiger. (MORE)
The legendary golfer Tiger Woods' full birth name is actually Eldrick Tont Woods. His parents did not in fact name him after a Lord of the Rings character.
The first Tiger Woods game was released in 1998. The title of the game was Tiger Woods PGA Tour 99. A new version has been released every year since then.