Jordan Spieth is a famous American golf player. He is one of the best players today and has been very successful so far in his life. Still very young, a very bright future is ahead of him. In this article, we will examine his biography and private life, as well as his current net worth. Read on to learn more.
Jordan Spieth Biography
Jordan Alexander Spieth was born on July 27, 1993, in Dallas, Texas, USA. His father was a baseball player and his mother played basketball, so he was always predestined for a life of sports. He has two siblings, a younger brother Steven, who plays basketball, and a sister, Ellie. Since she suffers from a genetic disorder, Jordan has always had a soft spot for anyone in need and supports many charities. The family also has a foundation that provides financial support.
Jordan’s first sport was baseball. He was a pitcher before he discovered his love and passion for golf and made his move to this sport at the age of 12. He finessed his golfing skills at the Brookhaven Country Club and graduated from JCP in 2011.
Some years later, he began competing at the PGA Tour. In 2015, he was named Player of the Year, Tour Player of the Year, Leading Money Winner, and so on. He was the Byron Nelson Award winner two times, and with 14 wins in his career so far, he has won many different awards and trophies.
The most notable wins include the Masters Tournament in 2015, the U.S. Open in 2015, and The Open Championship in 2017. Furthermore, he has been named the PGA Tour Rookie of the Year in 2013, and has won the FedEx Cup in 2015 and the Vardon Trophy in 2015 and 2017.
Jordan Spieth is 1.85 meters tall, and weighs 79 kilograms. He got engaged to his longtime girlfriend Annie Verret, on January 2, 2018. They married in November of 2018 in his hometown of Dallas. So far, they do not have any children. He is a devoted Christian and attends the PGA Bible Study.
Jordan Spieth Net Worth
Golf players are famous for their huge earnings, as it is one of the richest sports out there. As of the year 2020, the estimated net worth of the young golfer Jordan Spieth is more than $130 million. As he is still in his twenties, he is extremely rich and successful already and will probably earn much more by the time he retires from professional golfing.
Besides his huge earnings from the sport, he is also a brand ambassador, most notably for the Coca-Cola Corporation.