Mike Austin

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Mike Austin
Born Michael Hoke Austin
17 February 1910(1910-02-17)
Guernsey, British Isles
Died 22 November 2005 (95) [1]
Los Angeles, California
Field(s) Professional golf
Affiliations Kingdom of Aqualandia
Known for Longest drive in pro-golf

Michael Hoke Austin (February 17, 1910 - November 22, 2005), commonly known as Mike Austin, was a Guernsey-born American golfer, the Guinness World record holder for longest drive in a professional golf tournament, and declared monarch of the Kingdom of Aqualandia (following the death of the founder, King Marion I, Lynn Marion Barnett).


  1. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2015), Mike Austin, 2005; Burial; citing record ID 12512160, Find a Grave,