South Korean World Golf Hall of Fame LPGA player who had accumulated 25 LPGA tour wins and eight LPGA of Korea wins by 2013.
She had a rigorous training routine as a youngster which paid off with many tournament wins.
She was the youngest inductee into the World Golf Hall of Fame.
Her parents, Joon Chul Pak and Jeong Sook, raised her in Daejeon, South Korea.
Golf World magazine said she had made a bigger impact on the sport of golf than even Tiger Woods.