Bubba Watson is a professional golfer on the PGA circuit, a singer, and a philanthropist. He has previously been ranked 2nd on the Official World Golf Ranking and has a dozen professional wins.
Gerry Lester Watson, Jr. was born in 1978 in Bagdad, Florida. He attended and played golf for Milton High School, Faulkner State Community College, and the University of Georgia. He was part of the University of Georgia team winning the SEC title in 2000.
Bubba turned professional golfer in 2003 by joining the Nationwide Tour. He joined the PGA in 2006. His major championship wins include the 2012 and 2014 Masters Tournament, the 2007 US Open, the 2012 Open Championship, and the 2010 PGA Championship. He is a left-handed golfer and is known for hitting an exceptionally long ball.
Bubba married his wife Angela “Angie” in 2004. They adopted a boy in 2012 and a girl in 2014. Bubba is a singer and member of “Golf Boys”. They have donated profits from their single to charity. He has been part of singles by others as well.
Bubba is Christian and gives his time and money to multiple charities. The goal of The Bubba Watson Foundation, Inc. is to improve the lives of children, young people, and members of the United States military. When Bubba and his wife Angie formed the organization their goal was to inspire people physically, spiritually, and socially. Be inspired! Have a bright day!