Did You Know? Tiger Woods Shares His Birthday With This Iconic NBA Player

Published 12/30/2021, 1:51 PM EST
Golf – PNC Championship – The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando, Florida, U.S. – December 19, 2021 Tiger Woods of the U.S. on the practice range REUTERS/Joe Skipper


Some athletes make a name for themselves in their respective sports. However, some belong to an unreal category of those who make their presence felt across the world through their dominance and outstanding skills. Tiger Woods and LeBron James are two such athletes who have charmed the world over the course of their illustrious careers. However, this is not the only common point between the two.

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Tiger Woods and LeBron James were born on the same date

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The two, in addition to being remarkably talented, also share the same birthday! Yes, Tiger Woods shares his special day with the NBA star, LeBron James. Notably, Woods today celebrates his 46th birthday, while King James, who was born a decade later in 1984, celebrates his 37th birthday.

Dec 28, 2021; Houston, Texas, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (6) reacts after scoring a basket during the fourth quarter against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

LeBron James is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Nicknamed ‘King’, he is widely regarded as one of the best in the sport’s history.

In an illustrious career, he has broken multiple records. Notably, his achievements include four NBA championships, four NBA MVP awards, and two Olympic gold medals. And he’s nowhere near stopping!

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Tiger celebrates his 46th birthday

Tiger, after a very dramatic year, will finally be looking forward to what awaits him next. At the very beginning of 2021, he was in a terrible car crash that left him severely injured. After multiple surgeries on his legs, he was finally out of danger and spent the better part of the year in recovery.

Dec 19, 2021; Orlando, Florida, USA; Tiger Woods reacting to Cameron Kuchar draining a long putt on the 17th green during the final round of the PNC Championship golf tournament at Grande Lakes Orlando Course. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Reper-USA TODAY Sports

After a couple of random appearances, he ultimately returned to golf at the PNC Championship with his son, Charlie. Amazingly, he finished second, behind the Daly’s. However, as the year comes to an end, he can celebrate the year and his birthday, grateful for the way it all turned out eventually.

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Ishita Bhargava

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Ishita Bhargava is a Golf content writer at Essentially Sports. Currently pursuing her undergraduate degree from the Shri Ram College of Commerce, she has a keen interest in sports and fitness. When not playing or watching a sports event, Ishita can be seen spending time with her pets or binge-watching.

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