Geoff Ogilvy Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

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Jan 31, 2024 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on Jun 07, 2022
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Geoff Ogilvy Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Geoff Charles Ogilvy

Date of Birth

1977-06-10

Nationality

Australian

Place of Birth

Adelaide

Age

Height

188 cm

Occupation

Professional Golfer

Net Worth

23000000

Partner

Juli Ogilvy

Parents

Mike, Judy

Siblings

Sally

About Geoff Ogilvy

Geoff Ogilvy is a retired professional golfer.

He had a highly successful PGA tour run. As a result, the golfer has built a significant net worth.

Geoff started playing golf professionally in 1998. He began by playing on the European Tour. Then he moved on to PGA in the US. He performed well, landing in the Top 100 in all of his initial PGA event seasons. In 2005, he gained his first professional win at the Chrysler Classic of Tucson. In the following year, he bagged the US Open and became the first Australian to achieve this feat. He continued to win many more titles and carve a name for himself in the golf industry. Even after retiring, he continues to occasionally play and also teach kids about golf.

Geoff Ogilvy Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Geoff Ogilvy's net worth?

Geoff Ogilvy has an estimated net worth of $20-25 million.

How much does Geoff Ogilvy earn per year?

Geoff Ogilvy's annual salary is not known.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Geoff Ogilvy?

Geoff Ogilvy is approximately 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) tall.

How old is Geoff Ogilvy?

Geoff Ogilvy is 45 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Born on June 11, 1977, Geoff Ogilvy is from Adelaide, Australia. His father, Mike, is English, and his mother, Judy, is Australian. His parents have two children, a son (Geoff Charles Ogilvy) and a daughter named Sally.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Geoff Ogilvy's partner?

Geoff Ogilvy got married to Juli Ogilvy in 2014. The couple has three children, Phoebe Elizabeth, Jasper Michael, and Harvey. They are settled in Melbourne, Australia.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Geoff Charles Ogilvy is known for being a successful professional golfer. He started his PGA Tour career in 2001 and ended it in 2018. On the PGA Tour, he has had eight major wins. He rose to fame in the golf industry when he bagged the US Open in 2006. This win and other PGA Tour wins led the golfer to be placed at his highest ranking of fourth in the Official World Golf Rankings. Major championships Geoff participated in include the Masters Tournament, The Open Championship, and the PGA championship.

Charity Work

Geoff Charles Ogilvy is the founder of the Geoff Ogilvy Foundation. The foundation aims to build awareness about golf as a sport for Australian kids.

What awards has Geoff Ogilvy won?

Geoff Charles Ogilvy has claimed eight PGA tour wins, and four European tour wins. In terms of the World Championship, he won the 2006 US Open. Geoff also won the World Golf Championship (WGC) three times. After a long dry spell, Geoff finally won the Barracuda Championship in 2014. He is also an Order of Merit winner.

Geoff Ogilvy's Hobbies And Interests

After retiring from golf, Geoff is now engaged in various activities. This includes philanthropy, golf course designing, and being a golf competition organizer.

Other Interesting Geoff Ogilvy Facts And Trivia

  • Geoff Ogilvy's sun sign is Gemini. 

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