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Young Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods has been the biggest name in golf for close to 20 years. But before all the tournament wins, all the major victories, the endorsements, swing coaches and that scandal, there was a young Tiger Woods. These are those photos.

Tiger Woods putts the ball during a tournament
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Ken Levine

Tiger Woods putts the ball during a tournament on Sept. 22, 1990.

Tiger Woods poses for a photograph with his
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ Ken Levine

Tiger Woods poses for a photograph with his mother and father Earl and Kultida Woods on September 22, 1990.

Tiger Woods watches his shot during the 1992
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Gary Newkirk

Tiger Woods watches his shot during the 1992 Los Angeles Open at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, on Feb. 27, 1992.

Tiger Woods swings during the L.A Open at
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Gary Newkirk

Tiger Woods swings during the L.A Open at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, on Feb. 27, 1992.

28 Feb 1992: Tiger Woods reacts to his
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Ken Levine

28 Feb 1992: Tiger Woods reacts to his putt shot during the 1992 L.A. Open at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, on Feb. 28, 1992.

Tiger Woods hits out of a sandtrap on
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Stephen Dunn

Tiger Woods hits out of a sandtrap on the first hole at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California during the 1993 Los Angeles Open.

Tiger Woods at Johnnie Walker Classic in Phuket,
Photo Credit: Allsport/ David Cannon

Tiger Woods at Johnnie Walker Classic in Phuket, Thailand, in 1994.

Amateur golfer Tiger Woods plays from the ditch
Photo Credit: Allsport/ Tony Duffy

Amateur golfer Tiger Woods plays from the ditch beside the ninth fairway in the second round of the Johnnie Walker Classic in Phuket, Thailand, on Feb. 4, 1994.

Tiger Woods of the USA enjoys himself during
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Tiger Woods of the USA enjoys himself during the World Amateur Team Cup held in Versailles, France in September 1994.

Tiger Woods at the World Amateur Golf Cup
Photo Credit: Allsport/Clive Mason

Tiger Woods at the World Amateur Golf Cup near Paris, Farnce, on Oct. 8, 1994.

US amateur champion Tiger Woods leans on his
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ Robert Sullivan

US amateur champion Tiger Woods leans on his putter on the 18th green of the Augusta National Golf Club during the second day of practice rounds for the 1995 Masters Golf Tournament. Woods, 19, is the second-youngest qualifer in Masters history.

Tiger Woods, an amateur golfer, stands with Greg
Photo Credit: Allsport/Stephen Munday

Tiger Woods, an amateur golfer, stands with Greg Norman, at the 15th tee during the second practice round at the 1995 Masters at Augusta National.

Tiger Woods poses for a portrait photo on
Photo Credit: Allsport/Stephen Munday

Tiger Woods poses for a portrait photo on July 14, 1995, at the Scottish Open Golf Championships in Carnoustie, Scotland.

Tiger Woods looks on during the U. S.
Photo Credit: Allsport/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods looks on during the U. S. Amateur Championships at the Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island, on Aug. 24, 1995.

Tiger Woods eyes his birdie during the 1995
Photo Credit: Allsport/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods eyes his birdie during the 1995 U.S. Amateur Championship tournament at the Newport Country Club, in Newport, Rhode Island, on Aug. 27, 1995.

Tiger Woods proudly holds up his winning trophy
Photo Credit: Allsport/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods proudly holds up his winning trophy during the 1995 U.S. Amateur Championship tournament at the Newport Country Club, in Newport, Rhode Island, on Aug. 27, 1995.

US Amateur Champion Eldrick
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Jeff Haynes

US Amateur Champion Eldrick "Tiger" Woods practices before the opening rounds of the Masters Golf Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia on Aug. 9, 1996.

From left, six-time Masters champion Jack Nicklau, four-time
Photo Credit: Getty Images/Jeff Haynes

From left, six-time Masters champion Jack Nicklau, four-time Masters champion Arnold Palmer and U.S. amateur champion Eldrick "Tiger" Woods walk down the azalea-lined sixth hole during the final practice round for the Masters Golf Tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia, on April 10, 1996.

Tiger Woods adjusts his shoe while waiting on
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods adjusts his shoe while waiting on the fourth hole during the second round of the 1996 U.S. Amateur Championship at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club in Cornelius, Oregon, on Aug. 20, 1996.

Tiger Woods reacts to a birdie during the
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods reacts to a birdie during the U. S. Amateur Championships at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Course in Cornelius, Oregon, on Aug. 25, 1996.

Tiger Woods speaks to an attentive audience during
Photo Credit: Allsport/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods speaks to an attentive audience during the Greater Milwaukee Open at the Brown Deer Park Golf Course in Glendale, Wisconsin, on Aug. 28, 1996.

Tiger Woods holds his trophy while being accompanied
Photo Credit: Allsport/ J.D. Cuban

Tiger Woods holds his trophy while being accompanied by two Las Vegas showgirls after winning the Las Vegas Invitational in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Oct. 6, 1996.

Rookie pro golfer Tiger Woods smiles after receiving
Photo Credit: AP

Rookie pro golfer Tiger Woods smiles after receiving a check and trophy for winning the Las Vegas Invitational Sunday, Oct. 6, 1996, at the TPC at Summerlin in Las Vegas. It was Woods first victory since turning pro this year. The victory earned him $297,000 and also gave him a two year exemption on the PGA tour and a spot in the Masters.

Tiger Woods arrives at Bangkok airport Tuesday, Feb.
Photo Credit: AP/Sakchai Lalit

Tiger Woods arrives at Bangkok airport Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1997, and is surrounded by fans and Thai officials. Woods is scheduled to play in the upcoming Asian Honda Classic later this week.

Golfers Mark O'Meara, left, and Tiger Woods enjoy
Photo Credit: AP

Golfers Mark O'Meara, left, and Tiger Woods enjoy a light moment with Seattle Mariners' Ken Griffey Jr., center, during the Orlando Magic's season opener at the Orlando Arena Friday, Nov. 1, 1996.

From left, Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, John Daly,
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ Craig Jones

From left, Tiger Woods, Tom Watson, John Daly, and Fred Couples during the Skins Game at La Quinta Country Club in La Quinta, California, on Nov. 30, 1996.

Tiger Woods checks the wind direction watched by
Photo Credit: Getty Images/ David Cannon

Tiger Woods checks the wind direction watched by his caddie Mike "Fluff" Cowan on the final day of the Masters at Augusta, Georgia, on April 13, 1997. Woods went on to win the tournament with a record low score of 18 under par.

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