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Raymond Floyd
— Golfer â€”
Personal information
Full name Raymond Loran Floyd
Nickname Ray
Born (1942-09-04) September 4, 1942 (age 74)
Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Palm Beach, Florida
Spouse Maria Fraietta Floyd[1][2][3]
(m. 1973-2012, her death)
Children 2 sons, 1 daughter
Career
College University of North Carolina (one semester)[2]
Turned professional 1961
Retired 2010[4]
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Champions Tour
Professional wins 66
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 22 (tied 27th all time)
Japan Golf Tour 1
PGA Tour Champions 14 (tied 15th all time)
Other 10 (regular)
19 (senior)
Best results in major championships
(wins: 4)
Masters Tournament Won 1976
U.S. Open Won 1986
The Open Championship T2: 1978
PGA Championship Won: 1969, 1982
Achievements and awards
World Golf Hall of Fame 1989 (member page)
Vardon Trophy 1983
Byron Nelson Award 1983

One major should not get you into the Hall of Fame – maybe one major and 40 wins. I'm not gonna pick a guy with one major and 11 wins.
Ray Floyd
They call it golf because all the other four-letter words were taken.
Guys get voted into the Hall of Fame who don't belong, who lack the numbers. I'm very upset at the Hall of Fame for that. It's not fair to the people who went in early.
Ray Floyd
If you travel first class, you think first class and you are more likely to play first class.
Ray Floyd
If I play my best, I can win anywhere in the world against anybody.