Golfer Philip Alfred Mickelson is a member of LIV Golf. He was born on June 16, 1970, in the United States. He has 45 PGA Tour victories under his belt, including three Masters titles (2004, 2006, 2010), two PGA Championships (2005, 2021), and one Open Championship.
For his part, the golfer has won 45 events on the PGA Tour (2013). As of 2021, he was the oldest major championship winner at 50 years, 11 months, and 7 days.
Phil Mickelson was born in San Diego, California, on June 16, 1970. His parents, Philip Alfred and Mary Santos were his parents.
His paternal grandpa worked as a caddie at Pebble Beach Golf Links, while his father was a pilot for an airline and served in the military as an aviator.
As a kid, he picked up the game of golf by imitating his right-handed father’s swing, which he had learned to do from observing his father’s swing.
Mickelson received his high school diploma from the University of San Diego in 1988. Phil Mickelson has been ranked No. 1 in the world on the PGA Tour’s all-time money list of event prize money earned five times,
yet he makes a far larger amount of money through endorsements than he does from winning tournaments. His past sponsors include Titleist, KPMG, Workday, Bearing Point, Barclays, Amstel Light and Ford.
He has also had sponsorship from Bearing Point. After receiving a diagnosis of psoriatic arthritis in 2010, he began receiving treatment with Enbrel and eventually became an advocate for the medication.
His playing style is very sociable and has been regarded as “aggressive” by several observers.
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He has a yearly salary of $43.5 million, which places him at position #50 on the list of “The World’s Highest Paid Celebrities” compiled by Forbes. Sponsors like Callaway, Rolex, Intrepid Financial, and others paid Mickelson $40 million a year, as a business favourite.