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DALE DWIGHT DOUGLASS (born March 5, 1936) is an American professional golfer who has won tournaments at both the PGA Tour
PGA Tour
and the Champions Tour level.

Douglass was born in Wewoka, Oklahoma . He graduated from University of Colorado in 1959, turned pro in 1960, and joined the PGA Tour
PGA Tour
in 1963. He played on the 1969 Ryder Cup team.

Douglass won three times and earned $573,351 in just under 25 years on the PGA Tour. His best finish in a major championship was T-13 at the 1969 U.S. Open . His fortunes improved dramatically when he reached the age of 50 and joined the Senior PGA Tour
PGA Tour
(now known as the Champions Tour). In this venue, Douglass has 11 wins including the 1986 U.S. Senior Open
U.S. Senior Open
and currently has about $7 million in earnings.

He currently lives in Paradise Valley, Arizona
Paradise Valley, Arizona
.

CONTENTS

* 1 Professional wins (21)

* 1.1 PGA Tour
PGA Tour
wins (3) * 1.2 Other wins (3) * 1.3 Senior PGA Tour
PGA Tour
wins (11) * 1.4 Other senior wins (4)

* 2 Champions Tour major championships

* 2.1 Wins (1)

* 3 See also * 4 References * 5 External links

PROFESSIONAL WINS (21)

PGA TOUR WINS (3)

NO. DATE TOURNAMENT WINNING SCORE Margin of victory RUNNER(S)-UP

1 Apr 20, 1969 Azalea Open Invitational
Azalea Open Invitational
−9 (70-70-66-69=275) 3 strokes Jim Langley , Larry Mowry , Bob Stone , Terry Wilcox

2 Jun 22, 1969 Kemper Open −14 (69-70-68-67=274) 4 strokes Charles Coody

3 Jan 18, 1970 Phoenix Open Invitational −13 (71-66-68-66=271) 1 stroke Howie Johnson , Gene Littler

PGA TOUR PLAYOFF RECORD (0–3)

NO. YEAR TOURNAMENT OPPONENT(S) RESULT

1 1968 Sahara Invitational Chi-Chi Rodríguez
Chi-Chi Rodríguez
Lost to par on first extra hole

2 1970 Greater Jacksonville Open Don January Lost 18-hole playoff (January:69, Douglass:72)

3 1971 Kemper Open Gary Player , Lee Trevino
Lee Trevino
, Tom Weiskopf Weiskopf won with birdie on first extra hole

OTHER WINS (3)

* 1965 Arizona Open * 1978 Jerry Ford Invitational (tie with Ed Sneed ) * 1983 Colorado PGA Championship
PGA Championship

SENIOR PGA TOUR WINS (11)

NO. DATE TOURNAMENT WINNING SCORE Margin of victory RUNNER(S)-UP

1 Mar 23, 1986 The Vintage Invitational −16 (67-70-69-66=272) 4 strokes Gary Player

2 Mar 30, 1986 Johnny Mathis Seniors Classic −14 (67-69-66=202) 3 strokes Chi-Chi Rodríguez
Chi-Chi Rodríguez

3 Jun 29, 1986 U.S. SENIOR OPEN −5 (66-72-68-73=279) 1 stroke Gary Player

4 Oct 12, 1986 Fairfield Barnett Classic −13 (68-67-68=203) 1 stroke Miller Barber

5 Feb 21, 1988 GTE Suncoast Classic −6 (67-69-74=210) 2 strokes Orville Moody

6 May 27 1990 Bell Atlantic Classic −4 (70-66-70=206) Playoff Gary Player

7 Aug 11, 1991 Showdown Classic −7 (71-67-71=209) 1 stroke George Archer , Don Bies

8 May 31, 1992 NYNEX Commemorative −7 (67-66=133) Playoff Terry Dill

9 Jul 19, 1992 Ameritech Senior Open −15 (65-70-66=201) 4 strokes Jim Dent

10 Oct 24, 1993 Ralphs Senior Classic −17 (66-66-64=196) Playoff Jim Dent

11 Jun 23, 1996 Bell Atlantic Classic −4 (69-69-68=206) Playoff John Schroeder , Tom Wargo

SENIOR PGA TOUR PLAYOFF RECORD (4–4)

NO. YEAR TOURNAMENT OPPONENT(S) RESULT

1 1986 Del E. Webb Senior PGA Tour
PGA Tour
Roundup Charles Owens Lost to par on second extra hole

2 1990 Bell Atlantic Classic Gary Player Won with par on second extra hole

3 1990 Fairfield Barnett Space Coast Classic Mike Hill Lost to par on first extra hole

4 1990 New York Life Champions Mike Hill , Lee Trevino
Lee Trevino
Hill won with birdie on first extra hole

5 1992 NYNEX Commemorative Terry Dill Won with par on first extra hole

6 1993 Ralphs Senior Classic Jim Dent Won with birdie on first extra hole

7 1994 THE TRADITION Raymond Floyd Lost to birdie on first extra hole

8 1996 Bell Atlantic Classic John Schroeder , Tom Wargo Won with birdie on third extra hole

Senior major championship is shown in BOLD.

OTHER SENIOR WINS (4)

* 1990 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Charles Coody ) * 1994 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Charles Coody ) * 1998 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (Legends Division with Charles Coody ) * 1998 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (Legendary Division with Charles Coody )

CHAMPIONS TOUR MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

WINS (1)

YEAR CHAMPIONSHIP WINNING SCORE MARGIN RUNNER-UP

1986 U.S. Senior Open
U.S. Senior Open
−5 (66-72-68-73=279) 1 stroke Gary Player

SEE ALSO

* List of golfers with most Champions Tour wins

REFERENCES

* ^ "Golf Major Championships". Retrieved 2008-01-23. * ^ Dayton Daily News article

EXTERNAL LINKS

* Dale Douglass