Golf Birthdays: August 1-4

August 1

Brad Faxon, eight-time PGA Tour winner, turns 54. His eight wins came between 1991 and 2005, with two each 1992. In 1999-2000, he won back to back B.C. Open titles. He racked up three Top 10 finishes at Majors, including fifth at the 1995 PGA Championship.

Brandt Jobe, a veteran of the PGA and Japan Golf Tours, turns 50. He had four Top 25 finishes at Majors, including tying for 14th at the 1999 Masters. He won six tournaments on the Japan Golf Tour.

August 3

Omar Uresti, four time professional winner, turns 47. A graduate of the University of Texas, he set a record on the Nationwide Tour with eight consecutive birdies in one tournament.

August 4

Dudley Hart, who won the PGA Tour 2008 Comeback Player of the Year award, turns 47. Between 1991 and 2009, he had 55 top-10 finishes and took sixth at the 1993 PGA Championship. A herniated disc saw him miss time in 2003 and in 2007 he took time off as his wife had a tumor removed from her lungs.

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