Born: Jul 12, 1908 AD
Died: 2002 AD, at 93 years of age.
Categories: Golf Player
1908 - Born in Hot Springs, Arkansas on the 12th of July.
1921 - He served as an assistant pro to Craig Wood at Forest Hills Golf Course in White Plains, New York.
1933 - Runyan's 29 career PGA Tour wins.
- His 9 wins make him one of only 7 golfers to win 9 or more times in one year on the PGA Tour.
- He was a 2-time member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team.
1938 - Runyan was competitive for many years, winning the PGA.
1961-1962 - PGA Seniors' Championship
1990 - Runyan is a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, World Golf Teachers Hall of Fame, Arkansas Hall of Fame and the recipient of the Harvey Penick Lifetime Teaching Award.
2002 - Died on the 17th of March in Palm Springs, California.
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