Golfers in Sports History (Part 2)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 1,038

  • 1938-09-23 Clifford Ann Creed, LPGA golfer
  • 1938-10-31 Rives McBee, PGA golfer (1989 RJR Bank One Classic), born in Denton, Texas
  • 1938-12-13 Tom Shaw, Wichita KS, PGA golfer (1969 Doral Open AVCO Golf Classic)
  • 1939-01-20 Murle Breer, LPGA golfer
  • 1939-01-27 Mike Hill, PGA golfer (1977 Ohio Kings Island Open), born in Jackson, Michigan
  • 1939-04-04 JoAnne Carner, Kirkland WA, LPGA golfer (1976 US Women's Open)
  • 1939-05-09 Jim Dent, PGA golfer (1989 MONY Syracuse Senior), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1939-05-13 Terry Dill, Forth Worth TX, PGA golfer (1992 Bank One Senior Classic)
  • 1939-07-11 Larry Laoretti, Mahopac NJ, PGA golfer (US Seniors Open 1992)
  • 1939-09-14 DeWitt T Weaver Jr, Danville KY, PGA golfer (1972 Southern Open)

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1939-09-27 Kathy Whitworth, American golfer (7 time LPGA Player of Year), born in Monahans, Texas

LPGA Golfer Kathy Whitworth
LPGA Golfer
Kathy Whitworth
  • 1939-10-01 George Archer, PGA golfer (1969 Masters Bing Crosby), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1939-10-14 Hugh Delane Thompson, PGA golfer (1991 MONY Syracuse), born in Shreveport, Louisiana
  • 1939-12-01 Lee Buck Trevino, PGA golfer (US Open 1968, 71), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1940-01-01 Jack Kiefer, Columbia PA, PGA golfer (1994 Ralphs Senior Classic)

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1940-01-19 Mary Mills, American LPGA golfer, born in Laurel, Mississippi

LPGA Golfer Mary Mills
LPGA Golfer
Mary Mills

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1940-01-21 Jack Nicklaus, golfer (Player of Yr 1967,72,73,75,76), born in Columbus, Ohio

  • 1940-02-06 Jimmy Tarbuck, English comic/golfer
  • 1940-05-15 Beth Stone, LPGA golfer
  • 1940-06-18 Jim Albus, PGA golfer (1991 Mazda Senior Players), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1940-06-23 Simon Hobday, South African PGA golfer (1994 US Senior Open), born in Mafikeng, South Africa (d. 2017)
  • 1940-08-18 Joan Joyce, LPGA golfer (1984 S&H Golf Classic-6th), born in Waterbury, Connecticut
  • 1940-10-14 Jesse Carlyle Snead, Hot Springs VA, PGA golfer (1972 Philadelphia Classic)
  • 1940-12-12 Shirley Englehorn, LPGA golfer
  • 1941-01-14 C L "Gibby" Gilbert Jr, PGA golfer (1976 Danny Thomas), born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • 1941-01-31 Sharon Miller, LPGA golfer
  • 1941-02-03 Carol Mann, golfer (LPGA Hall of Fame 1977, 1965 US Open), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1941-03-09 Jim Colbert, Elizabeth NJ, PGA golfer (1969 Monsanto Open)
  • 1941-03-10 Sandra Palmer, LPGA golfer (1986 Mayflower Classic), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1941-05-31 Gil [Walter] Morgan, Haddock GA, PGA golfer (1990 Kemper Open)
  • 1941-07-22 Susie M Berning, LPGA golfer (US Women's Open-1972, 73), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1941-08-23 Gloria Ehret, American LPGA golfer, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • 1941-09-02 Tommy Aycock, Edinburg TX, PGA golfer (1994 Las Vegas Senior-5th)
  • 1941-09-29 Kermit Zarley, PGA golfer (1970 Canadian Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1941-10-20 Bob Panasik, Windsor Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1986 Canadian TPC)
  • 1941-11-02 David Knapp Stockton, PGA golfer (1970 PGA), born in San Bernardino, California

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1941-11-02 Dave Stockton, golfer and two-time PGA Champion (1970, 1976), born in San Bernardino, California

Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion Dave Stockton
Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion
Dave Stockton
  • 1942-08-31 Isao Aoki, Abiko Chiba Japan, PGA golfer (1983 Hawaiian Open)

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1942-09-04 Raymond Floyd, American golfer (four-time Major winner), born in Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner Ray Floyd
Golfer and Four-Time Major Championship Winner
Ray Floyd
  • 1942-09-16 Amos Tom Wargo, Marlette MI, PGA golfer (1993 PGA Seniors Champion)
  • 1942-10-28 Sharron Moran, LPGA golfer
  • 1942-11-09 Thomas Daniel Weiskopf, Massillon OH, PGA golfer (British Open 1973)
  • 1942-11-19 Lawrence Allen Gilbert, Fort Knox KY, PGA golfer (1994 Dallas Reunion)
  • 1942-12-02 Bob E Smith, PGA golfer (1993 Yanase Cup), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1943-01-01 Jerilyn Britz, LPGA golfer (1979 US Women's Open), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1943-02-14 Robert J Murphy Jr, PGA golfer (1968 Philadelphia Classic), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1943-02-23 Bobby Wayne Mitchell, Chatham VA, PGA golfer (1971 Cleveland Open)
  • 1943-06-04 Sandra Haynie, LPGA golfer (1974 US Women's Open), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1943-07-18 Calvin Peete, PGA golfer (1979 Greater Milwaukee Open), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1943-07-21 Jerry McGee, New Lexingon OH, PGA golfer (1975 Pensacola Open)
  • 1943-07-31 Carla LPGA golfer, born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1943-09-03 Dave Eichelberger, PGA golfer (1971 Greater Milwaukee Open), born in Waco, Texas
  • 1943-10-04 Bonnie Bryant, LPGA golfer
  • 1943-11-13 Robert Jay Sigel, Narberth PA, PGA golfer (1994 GTE West Classic)
  • 1943-11-19 Sharon Wilder, LPGA golfer
  • 1944-01-06 Robert Landers, PGA golfer (Fort Worth-1976, 78, 80), born in Tarrant County, Texas
  • 1944-01-14 Graham Vivian Marsh, Kalgoorlie Australia, PGA golfer (1977 Heritage)
  • 1944-02-08 Bunky Henry, American PGA golfer, born in Valdosta, Georgia
  • 1944-02-11 Bert Greene, American PGA golfer, born in Gray, Georgia
  • 1944-02-14 Bruce Summerhays, PGA golfer (Provo Open-1966, 91 93), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1944-03-02 Pam Barnett, LPGA golfer
  • 1944-05-10 Kathy Farrer, LPGA golfer
  • 1944-07-07 Tony Jacklin, Scunthorpe England, PGA golfer (1970 US Open)
  • 1944-09-17 Mary Lou Crocker, LPGA golfer
  • 1944-10-13 Buddy Allin, Bremerton WA, PGA golfer (1980 NZ Open)
  • 1945-01-29 Donna Marie Caponi Young, LPGA golfer (US Open 1969, 70), born in Detroit, Michigan

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1945-01-29 Donna Caponi, LPGA Golfer and four-time Major winner, born in Detroit, Michigan

LPGA Golfer Donna Caponi
LPGA Golfer
Donna Caponi
  • 1945-02-18 Judy Rankin, LPGA golfer (Vare Trophy 1976-77), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1945-06-03 Hale S Irwin, Joplin MO, PGA golfer (1974 US Open)
  • 1945-06-27 Catherine Lacoste, golfer (US Women's Open 1967), born in Paris, France
  • 1945-07-20 Betty Burfeindt, LPGA golfer
  • 1945-08-19 Jane Blalock, champion golfer
  • 1945-09-19 Jane Blalock, LPGA golfer (1972 Colgate-Dinah Shore, born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • 1945-12-04 Pam Higgins, LPGA golfer
  • 1945-12-12 Leslie Holbert, LPGA golfer
  • 1946-05-04 Renee Powell, LPGA golfer
  • 1946-05-19 Mary Bryan, LPGA golfer
  • 1946-06-07 Terry Gale, Wyalkatchem WA, Australian golfer
  • 1946-09-25 Gilmer Bryan Morgan, Wewoka OK, PGA golfer (1977 BC Open)
  • 1946-12-18 Hubie Green, PGA golfer (US Open 1977), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1946-12-28 Hubie Green, golfer (US Open-1977, PGA-1985)
  • 1947-01-17 Gail Toushin, LPGA golfer
  • 1947-01-24 Masashi Ozaki, Japanese golfer
  • 1947-04-29 John Laurence Miller, golfer (US Open 1973, British Open 1976), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1947-05-21 Dorothy Germain, LPGA golfer
  • 1947-05-30 Jocelyne Bourassa, Canadian LPGA golfer, born in Shawinigan, Quebec
  • 1947-06-02 Jan Ferraris, LPGA golfer
  • 1947-07-29 Janet LePera, LPGA golfer
  • 1947-08-27 Susie McAllister, LPGA golfer

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1947-09-10 Larry Nelson, American professional golfer (three-time Major Championship winner), born in Fort Payne, Alabama

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Larry Nelson
Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Larry Nelson

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