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Karrie Anne Webb (Webb, Karrie)

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Born: 1974 AD
Currently alive, at 40 years of age.

Nationality: Australian
Categories: Athlete, Golf Player

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1974 - Karrie Anne Webb Golfer, born on the 21st of December in Ayr, Queensland, NE Australia. She is Australia's most successful female golfer, and one of the top players in the history of global women's golf. She currently plays mainly on the U.S. based LPGA tour and also turns out once or twice a year on the ALPG Tour in her home country.

1995 - 2002 - She won the Women's British Open title, the youngest ever winner, and won it again.

1996 - She became the first woman to break the $1 million prize-money barrier while playing on the US Ladies' PGA tour, and was named ‘Rookie of the Year’.

1998 - 2000 -  Won other major tournament titles include the Australian Ladies' Masters.

1999 - Won Du Maurier Classic.

2000 - 2001 - Won the US Women's Open.

2001 - Won the LPGA title.

2005 - She met this criterion on the 9th of June when she completed the first round of the LPGA Championship.

2006 - She won four other tournaments including the Evian Masters and Mizuno Classic.

       - Her Kraft Nabisco win took her into the top ten of the Women's World Golf Rankings for the first time since they were introduced in February.

2007 - She became the youngest living person ever to enter the Hall of Fame, when fellow LPGA star and Hall of Fame qualifier Se Ri Pak completes her tenth year on tour.



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