Dale Douglass

    Dale Douglass

    Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)

    Weight: 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)

    Birthday: March 5, 1936

    College: University of Colorado

    Year turned pro: 1960

    Birthplace: Wewoka, Oklahoma, USA

    Country: USA

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    Dale Douglass was born in Wewoka, Oklahoma in 1936. After high school he attended the University of Colorado, from where he graduated in 1959. The following year Douglass turned professional, and three years later he started playing on the PGA Tour. In 1969 Douglass was part of the US Ryder Cup team.

    Douglass spent 25 years playing on the PGA Tour. His best finish in a major championship came when he tied for 13th place at the US Open in 1969. Douglass achieved more success after he joined the Senior PGA Tour, which has since become known as the Champions Tour. Douglass has won 11 times on this tour, including a win at the U.S. Senior Open in 1986.  

    In 1972 Douglass was the Vice President of the PGA. He was also on the Champions Tour Division Board as a Player Director for two periods, between 1990 and 94 and between 1996 and 97. Douglass now lives in Paradise Valley, Arizona.

    As of the end of 2014, Douglass had achieved three wins on the PGA Tour, amassing total prize money of $573,351.