Phil Mickelson
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Philip Alfred Mickelson, also popularly known as Phil Mickelson is an American Professional Golfer who has played numerous amounts of tournaments in his career and has been able to win 45 events on PGA Tour.

Phil Mickelson is also the oldest major championship winner in the world, at age 50. Mickelson is a good example to look after, for the young generations who want to pursue their careers as Professional Golfer. He currently plays in the LIV Golf League. He is also considered one of the most experienced players of all time.

Early Life

Philip Alfred Mickelson, A.K.A Phil Mickelson was born in the United States of America, California, San Diego 1970, June 16. He is the son of Mr. Philip Mickelson and Mrs. Mary Santos. Talking about their profession, his Father is an airline pilot and Ex-Naval Aviator, and his Mother is a Homemaker.

Phil Mickelson went on to pursue his academic career at the University of San Diego High School. He graduated from there in 1988. Mickelson built a keen interest in golfing from a very early age of life. He started playing golf after his father’s instruction.

Mickelson and his father used to play golf many times a week in their own home in San Diego. From his backyard, he built his amazing golfing ability. He was a very confident guy who wanted to achieve greatness in his life in terms of golf. People appreciated him for his passion, confidence, humbleness, and great swinging skill in golf.

How Phil Mickelson’s Career Started?

Phil Mickelson started his career as an Amateur. He went on to play golf at Arizona State University, Tempe on a golf scholarship. During his time in the amateur league, he became successful in showing people his full potential and talent.

He became popular as an Amateur player in the United States of America. He was crowned as the Winner of Three NCAA Individual Championships and Three Haskins Awards. Mickelson became one of the top dominant players of the Amateur League in the United States.

Just after graduating from Arizona State University, he became able to establish his tag as a Professional Golf Player. During his professional career, Mickelson had to face a lot of hard ships and struggles. But, his confidence and trust in himself never fade away.

After many tries and failures, he won his very first Major Championship. Mickelson won his first trophy after 13 years of experience on the PGA Tour in 2004. He bagged his very first win of Tour Event in 2009, which was held in Riviera. He competed with Steve Stricker for this Title.

Till Now, Phil Mickelson has won a total of 45 PGA Wins, consisting of 6 Major Championships, 1 Players Championship, 2 World Golf Championships, 3 Tour Championship/ FedEx Cup Playoff Events, and 33 Other PGA Tour.

Phil Mickelson Business

Beside Golfing, Phil Mickelson is also big on Business. Business is also one of the primary sources of income from where he generates his wealth and reputation. He is the Co-Founder of For Wellness with Dave Philips.

Their company works on the selling of functional foods and beverage products. His company also sells Coffee. According to different sources, For Wellness accumulated $100 million in revenue every year.

Personal Life

Talking about the love of his life, he is married to Mrs. Amy McBride. After dating for a long period, they tied the knot with each other in 1996. They have been together for 26 years (As of 2023). They have given birth to three daughters named, Evan Samuel Mickelson, Sophia Isabel Mickelson and Amanda Brynn Mickelson.

Phil Mickelson always prefers to keep his family first in any situation. Mickelson loves to spend quality time with his loved ones, exercise, watch and play golf, traveling. He is not only big inside the pitch but, outside the pitch as well. He has been actively involved in different charity campaigns in his life.

Mickelson has donated millions from his pocket and helped other charities raise donations as well. He also owns a non-profitable organization named, Phil Mickelson Foundation, which was established in 2004. His main motive to establish his non-profitable organization is to support different youth and family initiatives.

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Phil Mickelson Instagram

Phil Mickelson has also made his public presence through different social media, especially Instagram. Currently, he has 1.2 million followers in his Instagram Account with 221 posts (As of 2023).

How Much Is Phil Mickelson Worth?

According to different sources, Phil Mickelson is worth approximately $800 million.

He has been successful in accumulating his wealth through golfing, brand endorsements, business, investments, social media influencer and so on. He was in contract with different brands like, KPMG, Amstel Light, Workday Inc., Callaway, Barclays, ExxonMobil, Amgen, back in the day.

NamePhilip Alfred Mickelson
Age53 years old
Date of Birth1970, 16 June
Place of BirthUnited States of America, California, San Diego
Height6 Feet 3 Inches
ProfessionGolfer, Business person, Investor, Brand Ambassador, Social Media Influencer
Weight91 Kilograms
OwnershipFor Wellness, Phil Mickelson Foundation