Ed Oliver

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Birthday
6, 1916
Birthplace
Delaware
Death Date
Sep 21, 1961 (45)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
6, 1916
Birthplace
Delaware
Death Date
Sep 21, 1961 (45)

About

Winner of eight PGA Tour events in the 1940s and 1950s. He never won a major but finished second in the Masters, U.S. Open and PGA Championship during his career.

Before Fame

He served in the Army during World War II.

Trivia

The country club in his hometown of Wilmington named their golf course in his honor.

Family Life

He grew up in Wilmington, Delaware.

Associated With

He came in second to Ben Hogan in the 1946 PGA Championship finals.