Robert Reginald "Rossie" Rosburg is an American professional golfer who later became a sports color analyst for ABC television.
|Full name||Robert Reginald Rosburg|
|Born||October 21, 1926, San Francisco, California|
|Died||May 14, 2009, Palm Springs, California|
|Children||Robert, Deborah, Bruce|
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Masters Tournament||T4: 1955|
|U.S. Open||2nd/T2: 1959, 1969|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|PGA Championship||Won: 1959|
Late golfer who won the PGA Championship in 1959 and was twice the runner-up at the U.S. Open. He later became a respected broadcaster for more than 30 years, becoming the longest serving television golf announcer ever.
He was a great baseball player at the University of Stanford and nearly pursued a professional baseball career.
He played against and defeated Hall of Fame baseball player Ty Cobb in the Olympic Club Championship at age 12.
He has children named Robert, Deborah and Bruce.
He defeated Doug Sanders, who finished as runner-up, at the 1959 PGA Championship.
- Male golfers at Stanford Cardinal
- Ryder Cup's competitors for the United States
- Big men's golf championship winner
- California golfer
- Golf writers and broadcasters
- San Francisco athlete
Latest information about Bob Rosburg updated on June 16 2021.