Golfer from Columbus, Ohio most famous for winning the 2003 Open Championship. As an amateur player he won both the Ohio Amateur and the Players Amateur in 2000.
He graduated from Buckeye Valley High School before receiving his Bachelor's degree in Recreation Management from Kent State.
He and his wife founded the Ben Curtis Family Foundation, intended to assist needy children in and around Kent, in 2013.
He married a woman named Candace. They have children together named Liam and Addison.
He finished one stroke ahead of Vijay Singh at the 2003 Open Championship.