Lanny Wadkins

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Birthday
5, 1949
Birthplace
Virginia
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
5, 1949 (age 69)
Birthplace
Virginia

About

World Golf Hall of Fame member who won 21 PGA Tours and was widely considered one of the greatest iron drivers of his day.

Before Fame

He was an All-American at Wake Forest University in 1970, the same year he won the U.S. Amateur.

Trivia

He was on a record eight Ryder Cup teams, with an overall record of 20-11-3.

Family Life

His brother, Bobby Wadkins, also played on the PGA Tour, from 1975 until 1998.

Associated With

He was a golf analyst for CBS from 2002 to 2007; he was replaced by Nick Faldo.