Profession: Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Why Famous: Won three major championships (The PGA Championship twice and The Open Championship) in the 1930s. He was the last man to win consecutive PGA Championships before Tiger Woods did so in 1999 and 2000.
- 1933-07-08 68th British Golf Open: Denny Shute shoots a 292 at Old Course at St Andrews
- 1936-11-22 19th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pinehurst CC Pinehurst, North Carolina
- 1937-05-30 20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA