South Korean World Golf Hall of Fame LPGA player. She won the LPGA Championship in 1998, 2002 and 2006 as well as the U.S. Open in 1998 and the British Open in 2001.
She had a rigorous training routine as a youngster which paid off with many tournament wins.
She became 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.