David Feherty | Biography

Posted On: 06 Jun, 2014

David Feherty | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth August 13, 1958
Age 62 Years 6 Month(s)
Nationality English
Profession Golfer
Wife/Spouse Caroline Feherty(divorced), Anita Feherty
Girlfriend Not yet
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Yes
Net Worth $3 Million Dollars
Height 178 cm
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Rory Feherty, Shey Feherty, Erin Feherty, Karl Feherty, Fred Feherty

David Feherty is professional golf player who is currently working as broadcaster & writer for CBS Sports & Golf Channel. The professional golf player was born on 13 August 1958 in Bangor, Country Down in Northern Ireland.  Right now he resides in United States and he is citizen of both country, Northern Ireland and United States.

In 1997, he joined CBS sports as golf analyst and on-course reporter. Unlike carrying his duty as journalist very well, he has also contributed for golf magazines. There is doubt he is leading journalist and great golfer. He became matured as professional golfer since 1976 and enjoyed winning ten tournaments. Alongside he was appears as guest person in radio programs. The multitalented David is perfect golf player, mind blowing journalist and announcer along with best author. He is best seller and author of four books. He became the captain of triumphant Alfred Dunhil Cup team in 1990. He is also active as announcing with Jim Nantz Tiger Woods PGA Tour series on EA Sports.

The popular golf player was retired from golf in 1997. After his retirement he pursued his career as journalist. It was in the same year he joined CBS sports as golf analyst and on-course reporter.  He owns column in golf magazine called Sidespin. However he is first recognized as a great golfer. He has spent most of his time playing vocation in Europe. He had won European tour for five times. He was owner of top ten in Order of Merit in European Tour. He located himself in tenth position in 1989 and peaked eighth position after one year. He earned name and fame in European tour and joined US based PGA tour. He has also represented Ireland in International tournament.

The phenomenal personality David gets handsome salary for his job. However his salary is not disclosed in any website. He stands tall at the height 1.78m or 5 feet 10 inches. Collections of his quotes are available in his websites.

55 years old golf player has been married twice. His first marriage was not successful and ended in divorce. After divorce he was again married with Anita.  Currently he resides with his wife Anita and their four kids in his house in United States. He is blessed with three sons and one daughter. Anita love and care always give him strength to cope with worst scenario. Anita shows her love without any expectation.

 His personal life was never free from obstacles. He has long fight with depression and alcoholism. He has realized his critical condition since 2006. Due to his addiction in alcohol and chronic depression he depends on his wife in almost everything. Sometimes situation become so worst that he even forgets his room and has slept in hallway. However he has great support of his family and wife Anita in every good and bad situation.. In 2008 he had car accident and hospitalized for few days. He was seriously injured with three broken rib & a puncture lungs.

David is recognized as one of the New York Times bestselling author. The more information about him is available in his personal and official websites. Regarding networking sites he is active twitter and wiki. He has established himself as reputed personality at today’s age.

Personal quotes

I'm pure evil and impossible to kill. When only the cockroaches are left, I'll still be here stomping on them.