Betsy King

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Birthday
13, 1955
Birthplace
Reading, PA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
13, 1955 (age 63)
Birthplace
Reading, PA

About

Six time major championship winner, three time LPGA Tour Money Winner, and three time LPGA Tour Player of the Year who finished with 39 total victories in her career that spanned from 1977 until 2005.

Before Fame

She secured her first victory on tour 7 years after turning professional at the Women's Kemper Open. She would win two more times that same season.

Trivia

She became a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1995.

Family Life

She was born in Reading, Pennsylvania and attended Furham University in South Carolina with whom she won a national championship.

Associated With

She beat out Patty Sheehan by only a single stroke to capture the 1990 U.S. Women's Open.