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Jones, Robert Trent Jr.

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Born: 1939 AD
Currently alive, at 75 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Designers, Industrial Designer

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1939 - Born on the 24th of July in Montclair, New Jersey.

         - Attending Yale and graduate studies at Stanford University, he joined his father's firm, Robert Trent Jones Incorporated.

1960 - He began designing courses on his own.

1962 - He rose to become vice-president of the company and assumed control of west coast operations.

1970 - Formed his own company, Robert Trent Jones II, in Palo Alto, California.

         - He has designed or remodeled more than 200 golf courses during his career.

         - Jones continues to design courses and currently resides in Woodside, California.

         - He has also served as the president of the American Society of Golf Course Architects and has published a book on entitled Golf by Design designed to help players understand golf course layout.

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