John Mahaffey

#164675
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
9, 1948
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
9, 1948 (age 71)
Birthplace
Texas

About

American golfer who won 10 PGA Tour events including the PGA Championship in 1978.

Before Fame

He grew up learning the game from the greats like Byron Nelson and Lee Trevino.

Trivia

He was a few strokes away from winning two consecutive U.S. Opens, but narrowly lost both.

Family Life

He fathered two children with his wife, Elizabeth.

Associated With

He and Bruce Lietzke appeared as anonymous PGA Pros in the 1996 golf movie Tin Cup.