Category Archives: golf

golf Sporting Events

Ben Hogan, British Open Champion

Ben HoganBen Hogan, British Open Champion

This parade took place July 21, 1953 in honor of Ben Hogan, winner of the British Open.

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Willie Turnesa, British amateur golf champion

willie turnesaWillie Turnesa, British amateur golf champion

This parade took place June 9, 1947 in honor of Willie Turnesa, a British amateur golf champion, and fellow members of the victorious American Walker Cup team.

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Bobby Jones, 1930 British Open Champion

1930 British Open ChampionBobby Jones, 1930 British Open Champion

This parade took place July 2, 1930 in honor of Bobby Jones’ win of the British Open. This is the second ticker tape parade thrown in honor of Bobby Jones, which is rare in the history of the ticker tape parade.

Click here to view a map of all the markers commemorating parade thrown in honor of golfers and golf achievements.

golf Sporting Events

Bobby Jones, 1926 British Open Champion

Bobby JonesBobby Jones, 1926 British Open Champion

This parade took place July 2, 1926 in honor of Bobby Jones’ win of the British Open.

Click here to view a map of all the markers commemorating parade thrown in honor of golfers and golf achievements.