His paternal grandparents immigrated from Italy and changed the family name from "Coppola" to "Couples" to make it sound less ethnic, His father was a groundskeeper for the Seattle Parks Department and the family, which included brother Tom, Jr., and sister Cindy, lived in a modest house on Beacon Hill near the city's Jefferson Park golf course, Couples attended O'Dea High School in Seattle and graduated in 1977.
With a net worth of a whopping 0 million, which Fred earned from winning different titles, including the 1992 Master’s Tournament, Senior Players Championship and Senior British Open, he is one of the richest golfers in the world.
Couples' first PGA Tour victory came at the 1983 Kemper Open.
Playing in the final group with Scott Simpson and Chen Tze-chung, the three golfers finished over one hour after the previous group on the golf course.
Good advice from a "new" rookie who ran intothis site accidentally. Reply-to: Theres nothing wrong with being gay..for someone to say your gay when your not is disturbing! Fred is NOT gay, never has been and probably will never be. Your opinion on Fred's sexual preference is unwarranted and nuts you goof!
Caption: A video compilation of Fred Couples' Golf Swings.