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Gary Player
Gary Player
Gary Player
South AfricaSouth Africa
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Metric
5  ft, 7  in
170 cm
Height
150 lbs
68 kg
Weight
81
AGE
1953
Turned Pro
Johannesburg, South Africa
Birthplace
5  ft, 7  in
170
Height
150 lbs
68 kg
Weight
81
AGE
1953
Turned Pro
Johannesburg, South Africa
Birthplace
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FEDEXCUP Rank (2009)
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FEDEXCUP Points (2009)
OWGR--
OWGR
79.504
Scoring Average (2009)
Inside the PGA TOUR South African golf heritage Bobby Locke began the rich tradition of South African golf back in the 1940's, while Gary Player took international golf to a whole new level. Over the last three decades, the South African heritage has been continued by the likes of Ernie Els, Louis Oosthuizen, Charl Schwartzel, and most recently, Branden Grace.
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Gary Player
Gary Player
South AfricaSouth Africa
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Gary Player

Full Name

5  ft, 7  in

170 cm

Height

150 lbs

68 kg

Weight

November 1, 1935

Birthday

81

Age

Johannesburg, South Africa

Birthplace

Jupiter Island, Florida; Colesberg, South Africa

Residence

Wife, Vivienne Verwey; Jennifer, Marc, Wayne, Michele, Theresa, Amanda; 21 grandchildren

Family

1953

Turned Pro

7,883,511

Career Earnings

Inducted 1974

Hall of Fame

Pinehurst; NC; United States

City Plays From

Gary Player CC (Sun City, South Africa)

Club Affiliation