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Nancy Lopez

Nancy Lopez Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1957
Place of Birth Torrance, California
Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
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Nancy Marie Lopez is a retired American professional golfer. She became a member of the LPGA Tour in 1977 and won 48 LPGA tournaments, including three major championships.

Full name Nancy Marie Lopez
Born January 6, 1957, Torrance, California
Residence The Villages, Florida
Spouse Ed Russell (m. 2017), Ray Knight (1982–2009), Tim Melton (1979–1982)
Children Ashley, Erinn, Torri
College University of Tulsa, (two years)
Turned professional 1977
Retired 2003, unretired 2007
Current tour(s) LPGA Tour
Professional wins 52
LPGA Tour 48
LPGA of Japan Tour 1
Other 4
ANA Inspiration T3: 1995
Women's PGA C'ship Won: 1978, 1985, 1989
U.S. Women's Open 2nd/T2: 1975, 1977, 1989, 1997
du Maurier Classic 2nd/T2: 1979, 1981, 1996
Women's British Open DNP
World Golf Hall of Fame 1987 (member page)
LPGA Tour, Rookie of the Year 1978
LPGA Tour, Money Winner 1978, 1979, 1985
LPGA Tour, Player of the Year 1978, 1979, 1985, 1988
LPGA Tour, Vare Trophy 1978, 1979, 1985
GWAA Female, Player of the Year 1978, 1979, 1985
Associated Press, Female Athlete of the Year 1978, 1985
LPGA William and, Mousie Powell Award 1987
Flo Hyman Memorial Award 1992
USGA Bob Jones Award 1998
Old Tom Morris Award 2000

About Nancy Lopez

Three-time LPGA champion golfer who joined the LPGA Tour in 1977.

Nancy Lopez before fame

She won New Mexico's Women's Amateur Tour when she was 12 years old.

Achievement of Nancy Lopez

She won a total of 48 LPGA Tour events and was inducted into the LPGA Hall of Fame.

Nancy Lopez family life

Her three daughters, Ashley, Erinn, and Torri, were born in 1983, 1986, and 1991, respectively.

Associations of Nancy Lopez

She married former baseball player Ray Knight in 1983.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Nancy Lopez

  • Golfers in New Mexico
  • Tulsa Golden Hurricane golfer for women
  • Rivals at the Solheim Cup for the United States
  • Athletes from Albany, Georgia
  • The golfer is from Georgia (US state)
  • Athletes from Torrance, California
  • Winner of the LPGA Grand Golf Championship
  • Presented at the World Golf Hall of Fame
  • California golfers
  • American golfer
  • LPGA Golf Tour

Latest information about Nancy Lopez updated on June 17 2021.