Professional golfer Rory McIlroy MBE is from Northern Ireland and plays on both the European and PGA Tours. His four major championships are the 2011 U.S. Open, the 2012 PGA, the 2014 Open, and the 2014 PGA Championships.
He is one of just three golfers to win four majors before the age of 25: Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. He has twice been nominated RTÉ Sports Person of the Year for his individual and team accomplishments.
His parents, Gerry McDonald and Rosie McDonald gave birth to Rory McIlroy on May 4, 1989, in Holywood, County Down. He was coached by his father when he was just a few years old. His first preference was a golf instruction film made by champion Nick Faldo.
First major international win: Miami, Florida’s Miami World Championships for the 9–10 age category.
Who Is Erica Stoll?
Erica Stoll is a socialite from the United States who is married to Rory McIlroy, a professional golfer from Northern Ireland. She was a former employee of PGA America, where she worked as the Manager of Championship Volunteer Operations for the organization from 2011 to 2012.
She has subsequently quit her work and is currently travelling the world with Rory to support him in his golf competitions. It was in September 2012, while working for PGA America, when Erica had her first encounter with Rory McIlroy. Erica Stoll has been married to a professional golfer, with whom she has a kid, since 2017. They have been together since 2017.