|Real Name/Full Name||Gerry Lester “Bubba” Watson Jr.|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Bubba Watson|
|Birth Place:||Bagdad, Florida, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||5 November 1978|
|Age/How Old:||44 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 82 Kg
In Pounds – 180 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Gerry Watson
Mother –Molly Marie Watson
|Siblings:||Melinda Watson Conner|
|School:||Milton High School|
|College:||Faulkner State Community College, University of Georgia|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Angie Watson (m. 2004)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Caleb Watson, Dakota Watson|
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Last Updated:||October 2023|
Bubba Watson, whose full name is Gerry Lester Watson Jr., is a highly popular professional golfer from the United States of America. He is known to play at the PGA Tour. He has received several recognition in golfing and is known to achieve second place in the Official World Golf ranking back in 2015.
Well, how well do you know about Bubba Watson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Bubba Watson’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Bubba Watson to date.
Biography and Early Life
Bubba Watson was born in Baghdad, which is in Florida, United States of America. He was born y the name of Gerry Lester Watson Jr. From a very young age, he had a particular interest in the field of sports. He decided to train himself in the field of golfing and ultimately make a career in it.
But however, life was not easy for Watson, considering that his father died of throat cancer in 2010, after watching Watson’s first PGA tour win. After this, Watson received a massive shock because his father always supported him in golfing and was his constant source of inspiration.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Bubba Watson in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Bubba Watson’s age is 44 years old as of today’s date 1st October 2023 having been born on 5 November 1978. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 180 lbs in Pound and 82 kg in Kilograms.
Watson is known to receive his high school education from Milton High School. Not much is known regarding the high school education details of Watson. However, we come to know that he has attended the Faulkner State Community College. Further, we also know that he has attended the University of Georgia. It is not known, however, that whether he has graduated or not.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Watson had been married to Angie Watson from the year 2004. Angie Watson, by profession, is a professional basketball player. It is known that they started dating when they first met at their common University, that is, the University of Georgia. The couple is happily married, and they are known to have two kids. They adopted a boy named Caleb Watson in the year 2012; in the year 2014, they adopted a girl named Dakota Watson.
Is Bubba Watson Gay?
Watson has been married to his long-term girlfriend, Angie Watson, from the year 2004. The couple is happily married and is known to have two kids. So, he is not gay.
Watson started his Professional Golfing career in the year 2003, where he decided to join the nationwide tour. He played till the year 2005. He was highly successful in this golfing tour, and he received the 21st rank on the “Nationwide Tour’s Money List” in the year 2005. Also, he succeeded at qualifying for the next year’s PGA Tour
In the year 2010, Watson won his first PGA Tour, which was held at Cromwell, which is in Connecticut. He won this tour at the traveler’s championship. After this, he did not look back, and he again became the winner of the second PGA Tour of his life in the succeeding year, that is, in the year 2011. This time, the championship was held at “Farmers Insurance Open.” in his second win, he finished the competition just one stroke ahead of Phil Mickelson, who became the runner-up of the competition.
In the year 2015, Watson received the second position in the “Official World Golf Ranking.”
In the year 2018, he decided to participate in the QBE shootout. He participated with an impressive start. It is known that he had won the first title of the year of 2018 at the “Genesis Open,” and he won so in that year. He is also known to win the “WGC- Dell Match Play Event,” He has also won the “Travellers Championship.”
Bubba Watson has received the carrier high second place in the year 2015 and in the month of February at the “Official World Golf Ranking.” This achievement shows that how successful Watson was in the field of golf.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Bubba Watson in 2023
Watson has a net worth of approximately $40 million as of 2023. His successful career as a golfer, where he has achieved several recognitions, made his net worth of increase.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Some fans of Watson wondered the reason behind the name “Bubba.” Watson was given his initial name of “Bubba” by his father named him after Bubba Smith, a former professional football player.
Bubba Watson was genuinely successful in the field of golf. He has received several awards. He is one of the best left-handed golfers of all time, who has several major championships and Masters Tournament. We hope to see more of his golfing skills in the future.