|â€” Golfer â€”|
Vardon, circa 1908â€“1914
|Full name||Henry William Vardon|
9 May 1870|
|Died||20 March 1937
|Spouse||Jessie Bryant (d. 1946)|
|Best results in major championships
|U.S. Open||Won: 1900|
|The Open Championship||Won: 1896, 1898, 1899, 1903, 1911, 1914|
|Achievements and awards|
|World Golf Hall of Fame||1974 (member page)|
More matches are lost through carelessness at the beginning than any other cause.
To play well you must feel tranquil and at peace. I have never been troubled by nerves in golf because I felt I had nothing to lose and everything to gain.