Ian Woosnam

1958 - Today

Ian Woosnam

Ian Harold Woosnam (born 2 March 1958) is a Welsh professional golfer. Nicknamed 'Woosie', Woosnam was one of the "Big Five" generation of European golfers, all born within 12 months of one another, all of whom have won majors, and made Europe competitive in the Ryder Cup. His peers in this group were Seve Ballesteros, Nick Faldo, Bernhard Langer, and Sandy Lyle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ian Woosnam has received more than 380,776 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,911th most popular golfer.

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  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.90

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.46

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among golfers, Ian Woosnam ranks 19 out of 27Before him are Tom Watson, Annika Sörenstam, Nick Faldo, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, and Miguel Ángel Jiménez. After him are Ernie Els, Henrik Stenson, Sergio García, Ángel Cabrera, Lorena Ochoa, and Colin Montgomerie.

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Among people born in 1958, Ian Woosnam ranks 419Before him are Frank Schaffer, Dieter Althaus, Scott Hamilton, Christopher Dean, Steven Smith, and Yvonne Ridley. After him are Brent W. Jett Jr., Thomas Kinkade, Anita Skorgan, Nobuhiro Ishizaki, Maggie Hassan, and Tommy Byrne.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ian Woosnam ranks 4,376 out of 5,347Before him are Sarah Parish (1968), Nigel Havers (1951), Alison Carroll (1985), Jessica Barden (1992), Nathan Baker (1991), and Nigel Pearson (1963). After him are Malcolm Macdonald (1950), Noah Huntley (1974), Miranda Hart (1972), Diane Abbott (1953), Craig Brown (1940), and Paloma Faith (1981).

Among GOLFERS In United Kingdom

Among golfers born in United Kingdom, Ian Woosnam ranks 2Before him are Nick Faldo (1957). After him are Rory McIlroy (1989), Darren Clarke (1968), Lee Westwood (1973), Luke Donald (1977), Ian Poulter (1976), Graeme McDowell (1979), and Danny Willett (1987).