Macdonald Smith

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Birthday
18, 1892
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Aug 31, 1949 (57)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
18, 1892
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Aug 31, 1949 (57)

About

Scottish-born golfer who was one of the best players to never win a major championship.

Before Fame

He learned golf practicing on the notoriously difficult Carnoustie Golf Links.

Trivia

His swing was widely admired by fellow golfers; even Bing Crosby said it was the best he'd ever seen.

Family Life

His brother, Willie, won the U.S. Open in 1899, and another brother, Alex, won twice in 1906 and 1910.

Associated With

His record for PGA Tour victories without a championship title was surpassed by Harry Cooper.