Webb Simpson

by John Max 31 Dec,2020
Webb Simpson
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name James Frederick Webb Simpson
  • Birth Place Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Famous Name Webb Simpson
  • Father Sam Simpson
  • Net Worth $20 Million
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Golf Player
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Taylor Dowd Simpson m. 2010
  • Children Four

James Frederick Webb Simpson is simply known as Webb Simpson is an American professional golfer who competes on the PGA Tour. Turned professional in 2008, he won the 2012 U.S. Open and the 2018 Players Championship. Overall, his professional records show 8 wins (7 PGA Tour, 1 European Tour).

Raleigh, North Carolina native, Webb Simpson was born on 8th August 1985, under the star sign Leo. As per nationality, he is an American nationality and is of white ethnic background. Further, the thirty-five years old stands 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall and weighs 175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st). The fifth of six children, Simpson is the son of Evander Samuel "Sam" Simpson III and Debbie Webb Simpson. 

How Much Is Webb Simpson's Net Worth?

As of 2020, Webb Simpson's net worth is approximately $20 million. He is currently ranked #19th with a career earning of $41,253,101 in All-Time Money Leaders. 

Career Earning In Detail

Year Earning Rank
2006 0  
2008 38,460 250
2009 1,249,674 70
2010 972,962 94
2011 6,347,353 2
2012 3,436,758 17
2013 2,957,582 20
2014 3,539,601 17
2015 2,046,260 43
2016 1,450,355 73
2017 3,209,646 23
2018 5,376,417 9
2019 4,690,572 10
2020 5,097,742 5
Total Earnings 40,413,381 40,413,381

Besides, the nation's largest retirement services provider, Empower Retirement has signed a multi-year marketing partnership with Webb Simpson in 2018. 

Webb Simpson's Former House in Charlotte, North Carolin SOURCE: Virtual Globetrotting

Currently, he resides in Charlotte, North Carolina. The couple owned a house there but later they sold it.

Webb Simpson's Wife & Children

Webb Simpson is married to Taylor Dowd Keith. The couple first encounter at Wake Forest University, when Webb was an incoming freshman and Dowd at that time was a sophomore. Reportedly, Webb’s father Sam is believed to have offered her $100 to go on a date with his son, and Down answered with, “If he’s as cute as you, I’ll go for free.

Simpson and Dowd would eventually meet through a mutual friend and they shortly started dating from that point. After college, they broke up for a year. Later, the duo got back together, and five months later they were engaged, and five months later, they tied the knot in 2010. 

The Simpson Family SOURCE: Charlotte Observer

Both Mr. and Mrs. Simpson are devout Christian who studies the Bible regularly. Currently, they are parenting have four children called Mercy, James, Willow, and Wyndham.

PGA Wins

Turned professional in 2008, Webb joined the PGA Tour that year as well as played in the Nationwide Tour sponsor's exemptions. Later three years, he won his first PGA Tour on 21st August 2011 at Wyndham Championship by 3 strokes. The following month, on 5th September at Deutsche Back Championship, he won his career's 2nd PGA Tour.

On 17th June 2012, he won the 3rd tour at U.S. Open by 1 stroke. Subsequently, he won the 4th PGA Tour in 2013 on 20th October at Shriners Hospital for Children Open by 6 strokes.

His 5th PGA win came on 13th May 2018 at The Players Championship with a winning score of 66-63-68-73=270. In 2020, he won two PGA his 6th and 7th at Waste Management Phoenix Open and RBC Heritage respectively.

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