Woods was born Eldrick Tont Woods in Cypress, California. Woods' first name, Eldrick, was coined by his mother because it began with "E" (for Earl) and ended with "K" (for Kultida). His middle name Tont is a traditional Thai name. He was nicknamed Tiger in honor of his father's friend Col. Vuong Dang Phong, who had also been known as Tiger.
His birth name was Eldrick, Tiger was a nickname given to him by his father.
Eldrick "tiger" woods.
Tiger Woods was named Eldrick Woods, Tiger is simply a nickname.
Tiger Woods's birth name is Eldrick Tont Woods.
His FULL name is Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods
they are not the same in any way tiger woods is just a name
The legendary golfer Tiger Woods' full birth name is actually Eldrick Tont Woods. His parents did not in fact name him after a Lord of the Rings character.
Tiger Woods real name is Eldrick Tont Woods. He was nicknamed "Tiger" after a Vietnamese soldier and friend of his father, Vuong Dang Phong, to whom his father had also given that nickname.
His real name is: Eldrick Tont "Tiger" Woods.