Member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, Patty Sheehan is a professional golfer. She was a member of the LPGA Tour in 1980 and bagged 6 major championship and 35 LPGA Tour events in all.
Early Life & Amateur Career
Sheehan was born on October 27, 1956, in Middlebury, Vermont, United States. She is of American nationality and her ethnicity is white. Born in the late of October, her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Sheehan went to Earl Wooster High School in Reno, Nevada. During high school years, she won several tennis championships including three state Nevada High School championships, three straight Nevada State Amateurs, and two straight California Woman’s Amateurs.
She then attended the University of Nevada and San Jose State University. She is also the member of the Collegiate Hall of Fame and National High School Hall of Fame.
Road to Success
Sheehan turned professional when she joined LPGA Tour in 1980’s. She bagged the LPGA Rookie of the Year honors in 1981 with her very first professional victory coming at the tournament of Mazda Japan Classic.
Sheehan bagged the LPGA Tour Player of the Year in 1983 and one of the various athletes who named Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year in 1987. In 1990, she lost the professional match against the Betsy King.
Sheehan was best in the 1990s. She won the US Open in 1992 and 1994, and the Mazda LPGA Championship in 1995. She later performed in the U.S Solheim Cup for five teams (1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, and 2002).
Awards & Accolades
Sheehan received several awards for his professional accomplishments including World Golf Hall of Fame, LPGA Patty Berg Award, and LPGA Tour Player of the Year and LPGA Rookie of the Year.
Sheehan Personal Life
Sheehan has millions of admirers from around the world who want to find info about her affair, married, dating history, or married life.
She openly came out a lesbian. She married her girlfriend Rebecca Gaston after having a long-term affair in 2013. Currently, the lovely couple is living happily together. The relationship between them is inseparable. They adopted two children who are the world to them. Currently, they reside in Reno, Nevada, United States.
Sheehan has reached the age of 60 now. She has a height of 5 ft 3 inch, which is around 1.60m and he weighs 45 kg.
With her dedication and devotion, Sheehan has made a huge impact in the game of golf. Through her earnings, salaries and winning amounts, she was able to make a huge amount of fortune that boosted her net worth. She has an estimated net worth of $5 million.