We here are celebrating Tiger Woods' 36th birthday, so we threw together a gallery of pictures of Tiger over the years. All courtesy of the great people at Getty Images.
Tiger Woods in 1990, with mom and dad.
Tiger Woods in 1992, at the L.A. Open.
Tiger in 1994, with U.S. Amateur trophy.
Tiger at the 1995 Masters.
Tiger at the Scottish Open in 1995.
A familiar embrace with Earl after winning '95 U.S. Amateur.
Tiger at the '96 Masters, with Fred Couples and Greg Norman.
The beginning of the fist pump, on his way to his third straight Amateur win in '96.
Tiger Woods announces he will be joining the PGA Tour (and the swoosh sneaks its way onto his breast).
And it didn't take him long to get in the winner's circle. This is his first career win at the Las Vegas Invitational in '96.
And his first major didn't come long after that. Putting on his first green jacket in '97.
And his next major, in 1999 at the PGA Championship.
And Tiger celebrating the incredible comeback at the '99 Ryder Cup.
And his first U.S. Open win, at Pebble, in 2000.
Tiger snags his third major in a row at the 2000 British.
And the Tiger Slam is complete.
Tiger and Elin at the 2002 Ryder Cup.
The mock turtle is introduced, at Target World Challenge in 2004.
Tiger after winning the Grand Slam of Golf in 2006.
The goatee makes an appearance.
The last of Tiger's majors, at the 2008 U.S. Open.
Tiger and Phil play checkers in China.
The Tiger presser we will never forget, in 2010.
And Tiger is finally back in the winner's circle.