The wishlist name can't be left blank

Walter Hagen

Walter Charles Hagen was born in Rochester New York USA. He was a major figure in golf in the first half of the 20th century. He had a tally of 11 professional majors U.S. Open 1914 1919. British Open 1922 1924 19281929. PGA Championship 1921 1924 1925 19261927. Hagen totaled 45 PGA wins in his career and was a six-time Ryder Cup captain. Beginning as a caddy at the Country Club of Rochester Hagen developed his love of golf. He played golf at every opportunity and by his mid-teens was an expert player. He was hired by the club to work in the Pro Shop and to give lessons to club members. He made his professional debut in 1912 at the Canadian Open aged 19 finishing in 11th place. Hagens other sporting love was baseball (at which he was very good) and canceled a tryout for the Philadelphia Phillies in order to play in a golf tournament. He won that tournament to become the U.S. Open Champion and his career was changed forever.

Filter By

Category
  • LemuelAbbott 2 items
  • John Hassall 6 items
  • Cecil Aldin 21 items
  • Charles Whymper 1 item
  • Heywood Hardy 2 items
  • Charles Snaffles, Johnson Payne 4 items
  • Hardy Bros. 23 items
  • Asprey 2 items
  • Sophie Thompson 3 items
  • Triumph 5 items
  • Lionel Edwards 4 items
  • George Bussey 5 items
  • James Hutchings 1 item
  • Ralph and Albert Slazenger 8 items
  • Edmund G. Fuller 1 item
  • William Gilbert Grace 1 item
  • W.JCummings 2 items
  • Walter Hagen 1 item
  • James Gourlay 2 items
  • Vanity Fair 10 items
  • John Hill & Company 2 items
  • José Dunach 2 items
  • Army & Navy 5 items
  • Kohler & Son, 1 item
  • John R. Barclay 4 items
  • Fortnum & Mason 2 items
  • Spencer, Heath & George Ltd., 1 item
  • Henry Malings 2 items
  • Charles Farlow 10 items
  • Malloch of Perth 4 items
  • John Jaques 5 items
  • Doherty 1 item
  • Robert Forgan 4 items
  • Arthur Weaver 11 items
  • Tom Stewart 3 items
  • Sir Robert Ponsonby Staples Bt. 2 items
  • Michael Lyne 1 item
  • Walter Dendy Sadler 4 items
  • Dr Edwin Pryce-Tannatt 3 items
  • B.S.A 6 items
  • Josef Schneider 1 item
  • Carlo Pellegrini 1 item
  • Alfred Charles Havell 2 items
  • Herbert Thomas Dicksee 5 items
  • Ben Sayers 2 items
  • Len Hutton 1 item
  • Jack Hobbs 2 items
  • Burroughes and Watts 4 items
  • William Gibson 6 items
  • Harry Vardon 3 items
  • James Dixon & Sons 5 items
  • Halley\\\'s 1 item
  • Michael Brown 6 items
  • Nevison Arthur Loraine 2 items
  • Libero Prosperi 1 item
  • Gunn & Moore 4 items
  • Taylor Tunnicliff & Company 1 item
  • Douglas Adams 4 items
  • Thornhill & Co. 1 item
  • Royal Doulton 14 items
  • Hugh Percy Heard 2 items
  • Don Bradman 4 items
  • Warsop 1 item
  • Grey-Nicolls 2 items
  • Beken of Cowes 2 items
  • Archibald Thorburn 3 items
  • Charles Crombie 2 items
  • F.H. Ayres 6 items
  • Rowland Ward 3 items
  • Herbert Johnson 1 item
  • Bobby Jones 1 item
  • Albert Clark 1 item
  • Charlie Hunter 2 items
  • James Anderson 1 item
  • D & W Auchterlonie 2 items
  • J.H. Taylor 2 items
  • Spalding 1 item
  • James, Hope Stewart 1 item
  • Abe Mitchell 1 item
  • West & Son 1 item
  • Stuart Surridge & Co Ltd 1 item
  • Prosper Lecourtier 1 item
  • William Mills 2 items
  • Henry Wilkinson 3 items
  • Thomas Padmore 1 item
  • Orme & Sons 1 item
  • Cooper 2 items
  • Harry Rountree 1 item
  • Chevallier Tayler 1 item
  • Charles Lees 1 item
  • Tom Morris 1 item
  • Bernard Darwin 2 items
  • Dunlop 1 item
  • Riley 3 items
  • William Wyllie 1 item
  • Shell 2 items
  • Samuel Waller 1 item