Birth Name: Rick Yutaka Fowler
Place of Birth: Orange, California, United States
Date of Birth: December 13, 1988
*Japanese (maternal grandfather)
*Navajo Native American (maternal grandmother)
*likely English (father)
Rickie Fowler is an American professional golfer. He plays in the PGA.
Rickie’s maternal grandfather is Yutaka (Taka) Tanaka (the son of Shigeru Tanaka and Yoshi Okubo). Yutaka is of Japanese descent. Shigeru was the son of Harujiro Murata and Kune Ogihara. Yoshi was the daughter of Tametsuzu Okubo and Miejoko Kato.
Rickie’s maternal grandmother is Jeanice/Jeanie M. Yellowhair. Jeanice is of Navajo Native American background.
Source: Marriage record of Rickie’s maternal great-grandparents, Shigeru Tanaka and Yoshi Okubo – https://familysearch.org