Tiger Woods became the youngest player ever to complete the career Grand Slam of professional major championships and only the fifth ever to do so, following the likes of Jack Nicklaus. He was also the youngest Masters champion ever, at the age of 21, and has since won 29 tournaments, including the 1999 and 2000 PGA Championships, the 2000 U.S. Open Championship, and the 2000 British Championship.
He is the career victories leader among active players on the PGA tour. He needs only to win four more major championships to tie Jack Nicklaus for the lifetime career record.
Woods is the most recognized sports figure in the workd, golf's greatest living player.