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Pete Brown (golfer) - Wikipedia

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Pete Brown (February 2, 1935 – May 1, 2015) was an American professional golfer who is best known as the first African American to win a PGA Tour event with ...

First African-American Tour Winner, Pete Brown, Passes ... - Golf.com

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May 1, 2015 ... The first African-American golfer to win a PGA Tour event, Pete Brown, has passed away at 80 years old. Brown's career on Tour lasted 17 ...

Pioneer golfer Pete Brown finally makes it to Augusta | Masters

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Apr 3, 2012 ... Forty-two years after winning the San Diego Open, Pete Brown has finally made it to Augusta.Brown, the first black golfer to win a PGA ...

The first African-American golfer to win a PGA Tour event dies at 80 ...

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May 1, 2015 ... How Tiger Woods once helped Pete Brown is only part of his life story. He also took home a tournament in Burneyville, Okla., in 1964.

Golf|Pete Brown, Black Golfer Whose Victory Broke Ground, Dies at 80

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May 5, 2015 ... Pete Brown, who survived polio to become the first black golfer to win a PGA Tour event, died on Friday in Augusta, Ga. He was 80. PGA Tour ...

A first for Pro Golf, Pete Brown | African American Registry

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*Pete Brown was born on this date in 1935. He is an African-American golfer. From Jackson, Mississippi Brown got his PGA Tour Card in 1963. One year later  ...

Breakthrough at Burneyville: Fifty years ago, Pete Brown ... - PGA Tour

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Apr 29, 2014 ... Pete Brown had just made history, becoming the first African-American golfer to win a PGA TOUR-sanctioned event. It was a landmark ...

Golf Loses Black Pioneers Calvin Peete and Pete Brown - Atlanta ...

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May 4, 2015 ... In two days, golf lost two of its historic Black figures. Calvin Peete, who won more on the PGA Tour than any African-American before Tiger ...

Recalling Pete Brown and Calvin Peete's historic ... - Golf Digest

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May 7, 2015 ... A sad twist of fate best explains the stunningly timed passings of Calvin Peete and Pete Brown, two African-American golf pioneers. Peete died ...

Pete Brown, First Black to Win on PGA Tour, Dies at 80-Years Old ...

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Brown among those who blazed the trail for Calvin Peete, Tiger Woods. Just two days after the death of pro golfer Calvin Peete, winner of the 1985 Players ...