Jack Nicklaus

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United States golfer considered by many to be the greatest golfer of all time (born in 1940)

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Maybe we'll have another member hoist a major championship trophy!" Lowry admitted: "Jack Nicklaus's message on Saturday night was pretty nice.
Tiger Woods share a laugh with Jack Nicklaus (Photo by ANDY LYONS / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP)
I don't think there's extra pressure because he's going for the Grand Slam JACK NICKLAUS ON RORY'S CHANCES THIS WEEK
He's probably playing better than anyone else." Jack Nicklaus
As the ball cut through the air on its way to the green, Nicklaus' oldest son, Jack Nicklaus Jr., who was caddying for his father that day, (http://www.augusta.com/masters/story/masters/jack-nicklaus-others-look-back-1986-masters-victory) muttered , "Be right," willing the ball toward the hole.
<BHonorary starters Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player
The club's showcase would be a golf course designed by legendary golfer Jack Nicklaus. Beginning in 2006, the developer worked with Nicklaus to develop the golf course and market the club.
Known as the Tournament of Champions, the JNII international finals, sponsored by Jack Nicklaus Apparel, brought together the winners of all JNII national tournaments around the world.
Jack Nicklaus, nicknamed "The Golden Bear", is widely regarded as the greatest professional golfer of all time, winning a total of 18 career major championships, while producing 19 second-place and 9 third-place finishes in them, over a span of 25 years.
BIRTHDAYS: Ken Maginnis, Baron Maginnis of Drumglass, Northern Ireland politician, 77; Jack Nicklaus, former golfer, 75; Placido Domingo, tenor, 74; Martin Shaw, actor, 70; Jill Eikenberry, actress, 68; Billy Ocean, singer, 65; Geena Davis, actress, 59; Ian Salisbury, former cricketer, 45; Nicky Butt, footballer, 40; Emma Bunton, singer (Spice Girls), 39; Philip Neville, footballer, 38.
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov met with Executive Director of the Turkmen-American Business Council Eric Stewart and Director of "Jack Nicklaus Design" Jack Nicklaus, specializing in golf, the Turkmen President's press service reported on September 30.
His opponent, Jack Nicklaus, had putted out before Jacklin walked towards his ball, some thirty inches from the hole.
Asked if McIlroy could match Woods' total of 14 majors or the 18 of Jack Nicklaus, former US Open champion McDowell added: "Not many people are born with the type of focus Tiger Woods had, growing up with pictures of Jack Nicklaus on his wall and wanting to beat Jack's record.
RORY McIlroy has turned his back on social media and enlisted the help of Jack Nicklaus as he aims to win two of the year's remaining major championships.
"I spent two hours with Jack Nicklaus last week in his o<<ce in Palm Beach and had a great conversation about everything; business, golf, brand, the whole lot," McIlroy revealed at Pinehurst yesterday.