Name:John F. "Johnny" Revolta
Also known as:Iron Master
Lived:[1911-1991]. Born on April 5, 1911 in St Louis, Missouri. Died on March 3, 1991 in Palm Springs, California (aged 79).
Original/Home Club:Oshkosh Muni (as a caddie)
Occupation:Club pro and professional golfer; golf writer and instructor.
Played as the Texas Open. Second-placed Byron Nelson (USA) and Harold "Jug" McSpaden (USA) finished 1 shot behind Revolta (USA). [Willow Springs GC, San Antonio, TX].
Played as the San Francisco Match Play Championship.
PGA of America
Revolta (USA) was the PGA Tour 1935 leading money winner, with earnings of $9,543 on the Tour.
PGA of America
The US PGA Championship (18th) (Oct 18-23). Revolta (USA) beat Tommy Armour (USA) 5 and 4 in the 36-hole final. [Twin Hills G&CC, Oklahoma City, OK].
Played as the Western Open. Willie Goggin (USA) finished in second place behind Johnny Revolta (USA). [South Bend CC, South Bend, Indiana].
PGA Championship: the first men’s major of the year will be contested at TPC Harding Park, without spectators being present (Aug 6-9).
European Senior (Staysure) Tour: the Europe-based over-50s tour for men has taken the reluctant step of cancelling the entire 2020 season, based on the additional coronavirus risk associated with the age demographic of the players.
Traigh Golf Course (pronounced "try", and meaning "beach" in Gaelic): You'll find this nine-hole seaside gem on the scenic coast road (as opposed to the more inland and quicker A830) between Arisaig and Morar. Although not on the well-beaten path of Scotland's "trophy" courses, if you are passing through this area, it's a must play.
Cullen Links Golf Club: "immensely scenic", "quirky as golf can get", "short!", "hugely enjoyable" ... Cullen Links attracts as wide a variety of comments as it lays down golfing challenges. Shoehorned into this 4,600 yard treasure trove are ten par-3s, seven par-4s and a good-length par-5. Here you'll find all the seaside scenery a golfer could ask for, and a lot more besides. Read More...
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