Gary Player

Sport: Golf
November 1,1935
South Africa

A true legend of golf, South Africa’s Gary Player has won over 160 titles worldwide and is one of only five golfers to have completed golf’s coveted Grand Slam by winning all four major championships. Renowned for his extraordinary work ethic and his emphasis on fitness, Player is a man of strong religious beliefs. Throughout his career, he completely lived up to his maxim - "the harder I practise, the luckier I get.