Philip Alfred Mickelson, nicknamed Lefty, is an American professional golfer. Moreover, he has got 42 events on the PGA Tour, covering five major championships: a PGA Championship (2005), three Masters titles (2004, 2006, 2010), and an Open Championship (2013). Not just that, Phil is recognized for both his great achievements and disturbing defeats on the golf course.
Moreover, he is an actor, known for Forbes Celebrity 100: Who Made You? (2008), Who Made Bank? (2006), and HSBC Champions WGC Official Film (2009).Similarly, he falls in American nationality with ethnicity white. He is the son of Philip Mickelson and Mary Mickelson. Likewise, his birth sign is Gemini. Currently, he is 46 years old. Moreover, he has a mixed ethnicity of Portuguese (Azorean, Madeiran), Italian (Sicilian), Finland-Swedish.
Early Life and Education
Returning to his early life, the player put his first step on the earth on June 16, 1970, in San Diego, California, USA.His father was an airline pilot and former naval aviator. Raised in Scottsdale, Arizona, Philip did his schooling over there. Tim Mickelson and Tina Mickelson are his siblings.
Similarly, Mickelson graduated from the University of San Diego High School in 1988 and attended Arizona State University and majored in psychology.
Phil Mickelson inaugurated golfing as a child, moving away from home to the golf course at age 3. Furthermore, his career started in warm when he was at Arizona State, where he obtained three NCAA individual championships and grew only the second collegiate golfer to receive 1st team All-American recognition all four years.
Moreover, Mickelson became professional at the age of 22 and is now one of the sport’s highest-paid players, owning more than 40 career wins by 2013, comprising three Masters titles.
Entering into his marital status, his current marital status is married. He married Amy Mickelson on November 16, 1996. They have three children Sophia Isabel Mickelson, Evan Samuel Mickelson, and Amanda Brynn Mickelson.
It has been 20 years since their marriage. There is no sign for the couple going for the divorce. His wife, Amy Mickelson, had surgery for breast cancer. Similarly, His sexual orientation is straight.
Talking about his physical appearance, the player is endowed with good gymnast body structure. Likewise, he has got the height of 6 feet 3 inches with weight 91 Kg. His hair and eye color is light brown.
Net Worth & Salary
Phil Mickelson has a net worth of $400 million as of 2019. Being a professional golfer, Phill has earned an excellent amount. Moreover, he has amassed over $87 million in tournament prizes from his career. In the same way, he earns about $60 million in a specified year, of which $10 million comes from wages and tournament wins, and an amazing extra comes from $50 million in endorsements.
With $87 million in tournament awards, Mickelson is the second-class golfer behind Tiger Woods who has earned $110 million in all-time career tournament wins. He is active in social media including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.