Walter Hagen

Golfer Walter Hagen Full Name: Walter Hagen
Nationality: American

Profession: Golfer
Why Famous: One of golf's greats Walter won 11 professional majors.

Born: December 21, 1892
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, USA

Died: October 6, 1969 (aged 76)
Cause of Death: Cancer

Married Life

  • 1923-04-30 Golfer champion Walter Hagen (30) weds Edna Straus at the Hotel Biltmore in New York

Historical Events in the Life of Walter Hagen

  • 1914-08-21 20th US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 290 at Midlothian CC Ill
  • 1919-06-11 23rd US Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 301 at Brae Burn CC Mass
  • 1921-09-28 4th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Inwood CC Far Rockaway NY
  • 1922-06-23 57th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 300 at Royal St George
  • 1924-06-24 59th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 301 at Hoylake Hoylake
  • 1924-09-20 7th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen wins at French Lick CC, Indiana
  • 1925-09-26 8th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen wins at Olympia Fields, Illinois
  • 1926-09-25 9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen wins at Salisbury Golf Club, Westbury, New York
  • 1927-11-05 10th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen beats Joe Turnesa for 4th consecutive PGA title at Cedar Crest, Texas
  • 1928-05-11 63rd British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Royal St George's
  • 1929-05-10 64th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Muirfield Gullane

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