1. Padraig Harrington is patron of Irish charity Oesophageal Cancer Fund since 2006, having lost his father to oesophageal cancer in 2005.
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7. On 23 October 2016, Padraig Harrington won the Portugal Masters by one stroke.
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8. Padraig Harrington was the second consecutive player ranked 297th in the world to win on the PGA Tour, after James Hahn won the Northern Trust Open the week before.
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10. In March 2015, Padraig Harrington won his first title on the European or PGA Tours in seven years at the Honda Classic.
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16. Padraig Harrington won two matches and lost two matches as Europe regained the Ryder Cup.
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17. Padraig Harrington was a controversial wild-card pick by European captain Colin Montgomerie for the 2010 Ryder Cup.
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19. Padraig Harrington ended the year winless on the European and PGA Tours for the first time since 1999.
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20. Padraig Harrington finished in the top-10 in all four FedEx Cup playoff events, before further top-10s in Europe and the States before the end of the season.
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21. Padraig Harrington arrived at The Open Championship at Turnberry hoping to complete a hat-trick of Open wins, a feat that has only been achieved since the 1880s by Peter Thomson.
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25. Padraig Harrington became the first European to win the PGA Championship in 78 years, and was the first winner from Ireland.
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27. Padraig Harrington has won the par-3 contest at Augusta National, held the day before The Masters, in 2003, 2004 and 2012.
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28. Padraig Harrington won the European Tour Golfer of the Year award in 2007 and 2008.
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30. Padraig Harrington finished the season 3rd on the European Tour's Order of Merit, this was the 4th consecutive year in which he was within the year end top-5 and the 6th consecutive year in the top-10.
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31. Padraig Harrington won a further two events on the European tour in 2004 at the Omega Hong Kong Open in December 2003 and the Linde German Masters in September 2004.
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33. Padraig Harrington attended the same local secondary school as McGinley, giving their school, Colaiste Eanna, the unique distinction of having produced two Ryder Cup golfers.
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35. Padraig Harrington has spent over 300 weeks in the top-10 of the Official World Golf Ranking, and reached a career-high ranking of third in July 2008.
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