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Wayne Grady

Golfer and PGA Champion Wayne Grady

Profession: Golfer and PGA Champion

Nationality:
Australia
Australian

Why Famous: Best known for his PGA Championship win, one of golf's four majors, in 1990.

Born: July 26, 1957
Birthplace: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Age: 63 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Leo

Historical Events

  • 1989-07-23 British Open Men's Golf, Royal Troon: American Mark Calcavecchia wins his only major title in first ever 4-hole aggregate playoff with Australians Greg Norman and Wayne Grady
  • 1990-08-12 PGA Championship Men's Golf, Shoal Creek: Wayne Grady of Australia wins his only major title by 3 strokes from American Fred Couples

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