Art Wallenda Jr,

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Birthday
25, 1923
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Oct 31, 2001 (77)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
25, 1923
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Oct 31, 2001 (77)

About

Golf great who recorded an incredible 45 holes-in-one, won the Masters Tournament, and helped to establish the Champions Tour.

Before Fame

He started playing golf from an early age on his hometown's municipal golf course.

Trivia

He was PGA Player of the Year in 1959, the same year he won the Masters Tour and finished at the top of the money list.

Family Life

His brother, Dewey, was also a great golfer; unfortunately, he died in World War II.

Associated With

He and Tommy Bolt paired up against Julius Boros and Roberto De Vicenzo in an exhibition match that later became the regular Champions Tour.