(Inaugural Year of Ironman Golf Tournament)
- Curtis Strange won the first of back-to-back US Opens.
- Seve Ballesteros won the British Open.
- Jeff Sluman won the PGA Championship.
- Tiger Woods was 12 years old.
- TJ and Erin had just completed 1st grade.
- Ricky Martinez just celebrated his 10th birthday (how late did you stay out for that party, Ricky?).