Rahm was born on November 10, 1994, in Barrika, Basque Country, Spain. He attended Arizona State University on a golf scholarship and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications.
He won 11 college golf competitions there, trailing only Phil Mickelson’s 16 collegiate triumphs.
In 2015 and 2016, Rahm became the first player to get the Ben Hogan Award twice. He also received the Eisenhower Trophy as the most outstanding individual in 2014.
During his junior year, he participated as an amateur in the 2015 Phoenix Open, finishing tied for fifth place, three strokes behind the winner.
Jon Rahm Parents: Edorta Rahm, Ángela Rodríguez
Jon Rahm, Europe’s top golfer, is Edorta Rahm’s son. Edorta Rahm was born in Spain and has Spanish nationality.
Angela Rodriguez, a Spanish actress, is Edorta Rahm’s wife. They have two children, Eric Rahm and Jon Rahm.
Jon Rahm and his younger brother were both born and reared in Barrika, a tiny Basque town on the country’s northern border.
Furthermore, Jon has had a passion for golf since he was a youngster, and Edorta has always encouraged and supported him in his endeavor. He also encouraged his son Jon to move to the United States to pursue a better golf career.
Edorta Rahm is the father of Jon Rahm and husband of Angela Rodriguez.
Ángela Rodríguez is the mother of Jon Rahm and wife of Edorta Rahm.