American professional golfer Eldrick Tont “Tiger” Woods has an estimated net worth of $600 million. Born on December 30, 1975 in Cypress, California. Woods started playing golf at the age of two, thanks to his athletic father Earl Woods. He played golf at Stanford University and became professional in August 1996; signing deals with Nike and Titleist same year.
He is one of the greatest golfers of all-time and one of the world’s highest-paid athletes; featuring on Forbes list every year. He has been ranked #1 for more consecutive weeks than any other player. He was the first athlete to earned $1 billion in salary and endorsements. Although elbow and back injuries have slow down his winnings, Woods is still earning from endorsement deals. He also holds the record of the most lucrative endorsement contracts in golf history.