Willett was born on 3rd October 1987 in Sheffield, Yorkshire. He’s mentioned in interviews that he used to practice golf in a sheep pasture.
Danny was an accomplished amateur, winning the 2007 English Amateur and he played in the 2007 Walker Cup.
Before turning pro, Willett played college golf at Jackson State University in Alabama. He turned pro in 2008 and earned his European tour card in 2009 by advancing through qualifying school.
Last updated: 22-Mar-2021