| Date of Birth :|| Jul 18th, 1957
| Age :||61 Years old
Nick Faldo is a professional golfer born on July 18, 1957 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire. Born as Nicholas Alexander Faldo, his nationality is English and his ethnicity is white. Regarded as one of the greatest English golf players of all time, Nick Faldo was formerly ranked no. 1 on the Official World Golf Ranking for 97 weeks in total. He has won 12 major international championships. Nick is also known for his works as an on-air golf analyst on TV for CBS Sports and BBC Sport. He is quoted Sir Nick Faldo for his MBE honor and is 59 years of age.
Net Worth and Salary
It’s no surprise that this golf mega star’s net worth and salary are massively placed. From his jaw-dropping salary as an analyst at top broadcasting channels as well as his stunningly successful career as a golfer, Nick Faldo has amassed a net worth of $60million. Nick’s professional career began in 1975 when he won the English Amateur and the British Youths Championship. In 1977, he finished eighth on the Order of Merit but by 1983, he had finished on the top with five European Tour victories. In 1980 he also won the Sun Alliance PGA Championship. He conquered his first major The Open Championship in 1987. Throughout his entire career, Nick has won a total of 9 PGA Tour and 30 European Tour titles. Out of his six major championships, he has won three Masters in 1989, 1990 and 1996 as well as three British Opens in 1987, 1990 and 1992. In his lifetime, Nick has been awarded with various prestigious accolades and honors. He was voted “BBC Sports Personality of the Year” in 1989 and instantly inducted into the “World Golf Hall of Fame” in 1997. He made it into Golf Digest magazine’s list of greatest golfers of all time with 18th position. The most spectacular honor that Nick has received would be the “MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire)” from the Queen in 1988 for his services to golf. He worked in the ABC Sports' PGA Tour coverage from 2004 to 2006. Faldo was later signed by CBS in 2006. He has also played a great role in teaching golf to young aspirers by establishing institutes and academies all over the world.
According to Nick Faldo’s bio and wiki, he has been married thrice. Nick’s list of girlfriends and affairs during his prime youth goes on and on. Nick’s married his first wife Melanie Rockall in 1979 but got divorced after 5 years because of his secret affairs with Gill Bennett, his manager’s secretary. His second wife was the same Bennett who he married in 1986 and had three children with her: Natalie, Matthew and Georgia. They soon divorced too as Nick was reported to be dating a 20 year old golf student Brenna Cepelak. But Nick soon left Brenna after Nick met his new girlfriend Valerie Bercher in 1988. Nick and Valerie married in 2001 and have a daughter Emma Scarlet. But Nick filed for divorce against wife Valerie in 2006.
Height and Weight
With an extremely tall and stocky stature, Nick Faldo’s height is at 6 feet 3 inches (1.9 meters) and he weighs 97 kg. At the age of 59, Nick has grabbed the attention of so many gorgeous ladies even until now with his tall and charming personality. His dark brown hair and stock body compliment his dominating on-screen appearance. Nick’s height has been a key to his golfing success.
Wiki and Facts
Christian by religion, Nick Faldo is present on Facebook and Twitter with a promising fan following. He is present on Twitter as @NickFaldo006 and has a total of 270K followers. Nick isn’t available on Instagram but the pictures of his glorious golfing days are available on his Twitter and all over the Internet. Nick’s fans can read his impressive bio on his personal website, wiki sources and Wikipedia.