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Name: - Johnny Revolta
Country: - USA
Born : - April 5, 1911
Original Home/Club: -
Occupation: - Professional golfer; golf writer and instructor.
Turned Pro: -

Roll of Honour

MAJORS [1] : US PGA Championship (1935). Ryder Cup (1935, 1937).


Top tournaments won by Johnny Revolta

1944Men AmericaTexas OpenWillow Springs273 (-11)$1,000
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].
1941Men AmericaSan Francisco Match Play7 & 6$1,000
Played as the San Francisco Match Play Championship.
1935Men AmericaBMW Ch'ship (US)South Bend CC290x
Played as the Western Open. Willie Goggin (USA) finished in second place behind Johnny Revolta (USA). [South Bend CC, South Bend, Indiana].
1935Men AwardsMoney Winner - PGA Tr$9,543see Score
Revolta (USA) was the PGA Tour 1935 leading money winner, with earnings of $9,543 on the Tour.
1935Men MajorsUS PGA Ch'shipTwin Hills5 & 4$1,000
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].

 

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