Professional golfer, actor
Joe Kirkwood, Jr.
Joe Kirkwood, Jr. is a former professional golfer on the PGA Tour, and a motion picture actor. Kirkwood was born in Melbourne, Australia. His father Joe Kirkwood, Sr. , who was a golf pro and who taught him to play golf, is acknowledged as having put Australian golf on the world map. In 1948, he and his father both made the cut at the U.S. Open, the first father and son to do so and a record tied only in 2004. When Joe Kirkwood, Jr.