Rickie Fowler

  • Birth Name: Rick Yutaka Fowler
  • Birth Place: Murrieta, California, United States
  • Profession: Golfer
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  • Introduced to golf at age 3 by his grandfather, a Japanese WWII veteran from whom Rickie gets his middle name. Fowler also has Native American heritage from his maternal grandmother.
  • Raced dirt bikes until a foot injury at age 15; both of his parents have racing backgrounds, with his father winning a division of the 1986 Baja 1000.
  • Became the first freshman to win the Ben Hogan Award as college golf's top player.
  • Compiled a 7-1 record in two Walker Cup wins for the U.S.
  • Named a captain's pick for the Ryder Cup at age 21.
  • Placed in the top-5 in all four majors of 2014, adding a career-high three wins the following year at the Players Championship, Scottish Open and Deutsche Bank Championship. 
  • Represented the U.S. at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, but failed to medal.
  • Known for his colorful, hip golf attire, often wearing orange for Oklahoma State, and a distinctive, matching cap. 
  • Created the Rickie Fowler Foundation in 2011; also made a hole-in-one (with a borrowed club, while wearing sneakers) worth $1 million for autism research at Ernie Els' charity outing in March 2016.


  • Alexis Randock — Significant Other
  • Lynne Fowler — Mother
  • Taylor Fowler — Sister
  • Rod Fowler — Father


  • Attended Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
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