Quotes by Walter Hagen

About Walter Hagen:


Walter Charles Hagen is third behind Jack Nicklaus (18) and Tiger Woods (14). He won the U.S. Open twice, and in 1922 he became the first native-born American to win the British Open, which he went on to win four times in total. He also won the PGA Championship a record-tying five times (1921, 1924–1927), and the Western Open five times when it had near-major championship status. Hagen totaled 45 PGA wins in his career, and was a six-time Ryder Cup captain.

Author Bio


  • NameWalter Hagen
  • DescriptionAmerican professional golfer
  • BornDecember 21, 1892
  • DiedOctober 6, 1969
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionGolfer