Denny Shute

Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner Denny Shute Full Name: Denny Shute [Herman Densmore Shute]
Nationality:

American

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.

Born: October 25, 1904
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Clevelandd, Ohio, USA

Died: May 13, 1974 (aged 69)

Historical Events in the Life of Denny Shute

  • 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 NC
  • 1937-05-30 20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA

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