Bernard Langer is born in Anhausen, Germany. His 42 European Tour titles include two Masters victories in 1985 and 1993 and he was the first holder of the Official World Golf Ranking No. 1 spot for three weeks in 1986. He played on 10 Ryder Cup teams and was the captain of Europe in 2004 when they scored a record 18½-9½ victory at Oakland Hills. He is now a leading light on the US Champions and European Senior Tours.