Payne Stewart

Golfer Payne Stewart Full Name: Payne Stewart [William Payne Stewart]


Profession: Golfer
Why Famous: Won 11 PGA Tour events, including three major championships: the 1989 PGA Championship, the 1991 U.S. Open, and the 1999 U.S. Open.

A popular golfer with spectators, Payne was known for his distinctive clothing.

Born: January 30, 1957
Star Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Springfield, Missouri, USA

Died: October 25, 1999 (aged 42)
Cause of Death: Plane crash

Historical Events in the Life of Payne Stewart

  • 1989-08-13 71st PGA Championship: Payne Stewart shoots 276 at Kemper Lakes GC Ill
  • 1991-06-16 91st US Golf Open: Payne Stewart shoots a 282 at Hazeline National GC Minn
  • 1999-06-20 99th US Golf Open: Payne Stewart shoots a 279 at Pinehurst CC

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