Star golfer was Rookie of the Year in 2004 and won several PGA championships.
He played golf and football in high school, even breaking kicking records in the latter.
He came out with his own line of video games, John Daly's ProStroke Golf, for the Xbox 360, PS3, and PC.
He fathered three children, Shynah Hale, Sierra Lynn, and John Patrick Daly II.
His autobiographical music album featured contributions by Willie Nelson.