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Walter Hagen (Golf. Born, Rochester, NY, Dec. 21, 1892; died, Traverse City, MI, Oct. 5, 1969.) A flamboyant personality and skilled player, Walter Hagen was the best-known U.S. golfer of the 1920s and had a large role in popularizing the game. Hagen won 40 pro tournaments, including 17 majors, before he retired from regular competition […]
Mike Brady (Golf. Born, Brighton, MA, Apr. 15, 1887; died, Ocala, FL, Dec. 3, 1972.) Twice runner-up in the U.S. Open (1911, 1919), Michael Joseph Brady won numerous other events during his pro career, including the Western Open (1922), the Metropolitan Open (1924), and the Westchester Open (1925).