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Fred Couples Net Worth

Fred Couples Net Worth is
$105 Million

Fred Couples Bio/Wiki 2017

Professional American golfer Fred Couples has an estimated net worth of $105 million as of 2012. He now competes for the Champions Tour and PGA Tour. Popular as “Boom Boom”, Fred Couples is best recognized for his remarkable long drives. He’s become the former World’s No.1 who has won several world celebrated golf tournaments.

Fred Couples Net Worth $105 Million

This American golfer was born as Frederick Steven Couples on October 3, 1959 in Seattle,Washington. He was first married to Deborah Couples. In 2008, Fred married his second wife Thais Baker. Their marriage did not last long because a year later after their union, his second wife died of breast cancer.

Throughout his entire professional golf career, he’s won 15 PGA Tours, 3 European Tours, and 8 Champions Tour. In 1991 and 1992, Couples was a receiver of the Byron Nelson Award and Vardon Trophy, and was named as the PGA Tour Player of the entire year. In 1992, he received the PGA Player of the Year award and he was named as the PGA Tour leading money winner. During the Champions Tour in 2010, he was given the Byron Nelson Award. In 2013, he was inducted to the World Golf Hall Of Fame.

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Quick Facts

Full NameFred Couples
Net Worth$105 million
Date Of BirthOctober 3, 1959
Height1.8 m
Weight84 kg
ProfessionBusinessperson, Golfer
EducationUniversity of Houston
NationalityAmerican
SpouseThais Baker, Deborah Couples
ParentsViolet Sobich Couples, Tom Couples
SiblingsCindy Couples, Tom Couples Jr.
AwardsBest Male Golfer ESPY Award
NominationsLaureus World Sports Award for Comeback of the Year
TV ShowsMonday Night Golf


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Fred Couples' favorite golfer when he was growing up was Arnold Palmer.
2Roomed at college with CBS Sports announcer Jim Nantz.
3Co-owns development company Couples/Bates Golf Design (couplesbates.com)
41992 Masters champion.
5His father changed the family's surname from Coppola to Couples because, Fred told an interviewer, he thought Coppola sounded "too Italiano."


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tin Cup1996PGA Tour Golfer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Players Championship Preview Show 20012001TV MovieHimself
Tiger Woods: Son, Hero & Champion1997Video documentary shortHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2008-2010TV SeriesHimself
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