Jack William Nicklaus was born January 21, 1940. His nickname is The Golden Bear.
He is considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time.
In his career he won a total of 117 professional tournaments.
He won a record 18 major championships, three more than second-placed Tiger Woods.
6 x Masters
4 x US Open
3 x The Open
5 x PGA Championships
He has also won a career Grand Slam three times.