James Braid

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Birthday
6, 1870
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Nov 27, 1950 (80)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
6, 1870
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Nov 27, 1950 (80)

About

Former professional golfer who won The Open Championship on five separate occasions.

Before Fame

Prior to turning pro in 1896, he first worked as a clubmaker.

Trivia

He won numerous awards and competitions during his career, including four British PGA Matchplay Championships (1903, 1905, 1907 and 1911).

Family Life

He was born in Earlsferry, Scotland.

Associated With

He and fellow Scottish golfer, Colin Montgomerie, both won numerous competitions and awards during their careers.