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Ralph Guldahl

Ralph Guldahl Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1911
Place of Birth Texas
Death day June 11, 1987 (75 years old)
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
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Ralph Guldahl

Ralph J. Guldahl is an American professional golfer who was one of the sport's top five players from 1936 to 1940. He has won sixteen tournaments accepted by the PGA Tour, including three majors.

Full name Ralph J. Guldahl
Born Nov 22, 1911, Dallas, Texas
Died Jun 11, 1987, Sherman Oaks, California
Spouse Laverne
Children Ralph Jr.
College None
Turned professional 1931
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 16
PGA Tour 16
Masters Tournament Won: 1939
U.S. Open Won: 1937, 1938
The Open Championship T11: 1937
PGA Championship T3: 1940
World Golf Hall of Fame 1981 (member page)

About Ralph Guldahl

World Hall of Fame golfer who was one of the best players in the 1930s.

Ralph Guldahl before fame

He started with the PGA in the early 1930s, then gave up the game out of frustration, only to return a few years later.

Achievement of Ralph Guldahl

He published a golf manual around 1940, which some believe caused him to become self-conscious about his swing and lose it.

Ralph Guldahl family life

He grew up around Dallas, Texas.

Associations of Ralph Guldahl

He was born a year apart from another Texas golf great, Ben Hogan.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Ralph Guldahl

  • Inducted into the Golf World Hall of Fame
  • Ryder Cup's competitors for the United States
  • Texas golfer
  • Big men's golf championship winner
  • Golf writers and broadcasters
  • Dallas sportsmen

Latest information about Ralph Guldahl updated on June 14 2021.