Rickie Fowler Biography

Updated On Jun 02, 2019 Published On Jun 28, 2016
Facts of Rickie Fowler
Date of Birth: 1988 , December-13
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Rickie Fowler
Birth Name Rick Yutaka Fowler
Father Rob Fowler
Mother Lynn Fowler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Murrieta, California
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Golfer
Working For PGA Tour
Net Worth $19 million
Salary $2.6 million
Girlfriend Allison Stokke
Married Not yet
Children No
Education Murrieta Valley High School, Oklahoma State University
Awards Ben Hogan Award
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
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Rickie Fowler is an American professional golfer currently playing on the PGA Tour. With the win in the 2016 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, Fowler reached his career highest rank 4th in the Official World Golf Ranking and has recorded 4 PGA Tour Wins and 2 European Tour wins.

Rickie Fowler's early life and golf career

Fowler, 5 ft and 9 inches tall was born as Rick Yutaka Fowler on December 13, 1988, in Murrieta, California to Lynn Fowler and Rob Fowler. He is of mixed ethnicity. The graduate of Murrieta Valley High School, Rickie's prominence in golf won him the SW League Final with a score of 133 while in his senior year.

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The Oklahoma State University attendant, Ricke Fowler initially lost to Richie Ramsay in U.S amateur in 2005 but claimed his first title at the OSU at the Fighting Illini Invitational on October 1, 2007. In 2008, he was honored with Ben Hogan Award.

In 2009, Fowler finished as runner-up on the Nationwide Tour in the Nationwide Children's Hospital Invitational losing in a playoff to Derek Lamely and debuted professionally at the Albertsons Boise Open on the Nationwide Tour.

Later in December 2009, Rickie Fowler achieved his PGA Tour card for 2010 but lagged behind Justin Rose in Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio in 2010. On 6th of May 2012, Ricke Fowler made his first PGA Tour win at Wells Fargo Championship leaving Rory McIlroy as runner-up.

In 2015, Fowler won 3 major championships: The Players Championship, Deutsche Bank Championship, and Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.

On January 24, 2016, after defeating Thomas Pieters at Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, Rickie Fowler reached a career-high fourth in the Official World Golf Ranking. His another accomplishment came up after winning Hero World Challenge against Charley Hoffman on February 26, 2017.

As of 2018, at the 2018 Masters Tournament, he finished second by 1 stroke to champion Patrick Reed who has a net worth of $9 million.

Taking about Ricke Fowler's personal life, he is not married but is in a relationship with his girlfriend-turned fiance Allison Stokke, a track and field amateur athlete. The couple started dating in 2017 and following a year, got engaged in June 2018.

The couple yet to be husband and wife has not disclosed the date of their wedding.

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Rickie Fowler's net worth and salary

29-year-old Rickie Fowler has accumulated massive earnings with his professional career. The winner of 4 PGA Tours, 2 European Tours, and other 2 tours has reportedly earned $34,007,458 as of 2018.

His annual earnings range from $1 million to $2.6 million.

Rickie Fowler lives in his house in Jupiter, Florida which he bought in September 2016 for $14 million. The 11,000 square feet property has its own golf hole in its backyard.

As of October 2018, Fowler's net worth is estimated to be $19 million.

Rickie Fowler is active on Instagram and Twitter where he has over 1.5 million and 1.63 million followers respectively.

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Rickie Fowler facts on timeline

Born in Murrieta, California, United States

December 13 , 1998

Five feet and nine inches tall, Rickie Fowler was born as Rick Yutaka Fowler at the end of 1980s in Murrieta, California, United States of America to Lynn Fowler and Rod Fowler. He was also raised in Murrieta, California.

Got enrolled at Oklahoma State University

2007

As a child, Rickie Fowler was enrolled at Murrieta Valley High School. He has been active in golf since his childhood days. He is a self taught golfer. With the completion of his high school graduation, he joined Oklahoma State University.

Won the SW League Final

2007

Rickie Fowler has been playing golf since his young age. He is a self taught golfer. While he was in his senior year in high school, he became the winner of the SW League Final. There he totaled the score of 133.

Won Western Junior

2005

Rickie Fowler also had outstanding amateur career. He won several titles and champions as an amateur player. In 2005, he was his first title and that was in the Western Junior. Later on he competed at the U.S. Amateur but he was defeated in this championship. 

Won Ben Hogan Award

2008

Rickie Fowler was awarded with the Ben Hogan Award in 2008. That year he had an outstanding game at the Sunnehanna Amateur championship. At the end of 2008, he also competed on the Eisenhower Trophy team. He was the leading scorer in the competition. 

Turned professional

2009

Rickie Fowler turned professional and made his professional debut at the Albertsons Boise Open on the Nationwide Tour. At the end of that year, he signed a multi-year equipment deal with Titlei. That year he also signed a deal with Rolex.

Gained his PGA Tour card for 2010

2009

Rickie Fowler is a professional golfer from United States. He currently plays on the PGA Tour. At the end of 2009, he finished T15 at the qualifying school. This gained him the PGA Tour card for 2010.

Won Wells Fargo Championship

May 6 , 2012

Rickie Fowler was named the winner of Wells Fargo Championship. In 2015, he won several tournaments like The Players Championship, Deutsche Bank Championship, Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open and The Players Championship. 

Won Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship

January 24 , 2016

Rickie Fowler won his second European Tour after his victory in Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in 2016 and reached his career high 4th in Official World Golf Ranking. Previsouly, Fowler won Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open in 2015. 

Won The Honda Classic

February 26 , 2017

Rickie Fowler made his 4th PGA Tour wins becoming the champion of The Honda Classic in 2017. The runner-ups were Morgan Hoffmann Gary Woodland respectively.

Got Enaged to Girlfriend Allison

2018

Rickie Fowler and his athlete girlfriend Allison Stokke started dating in 2010 and after a year of their relationship, they got engaged in June 2018. The couple yet to be married doesn't share any children.

Current Net Worth

2018

As of Ocotber 2018, the American golfer Rickie Fowler is estimated to have a net worth of $19 million while his annual earnings is alleged to be around $2.6 million.