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Gene Sarazen
— Golfer â€”

Sarazen with the PGA Championship trophy
Personal information
Full name Eugenio Saraceni
Nickname The Squire
Born (1902-02-27)February 27, 1902
Harrison, New York
Died May 13, 1999(1999-05-13) (aged 97)
Naples, Florida
Height 5 ft 5.5 in (1.66 m)
Weight 162 lb (73 kg; 11.6 st)
Nationality  United States
Spouse Mary Sarazen
(m. 1924–86, her death)
Children Mary Ann, Gene Jr.
Turned professional 1920
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 48
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 39 (tied 11th all time)
Other 9
Best results in major championships
(wins: 7)
Masters Tournament Won: 1935
U.S. Open Won: 1922, 1932
The Open Championship Won: 1932
PGA Championship Won: 1922, 1923, 1933
Achievements and awards
World Golf Hall of Fame 1974 (member page)
PGA Tour Lifetime
Achievement Award
Bob Jones Award 1992
Associated Press
Male Athlete of the Year

The more I practice, the luckier I get.
I don't care what you say about me. Just spell the name right.