Locke, Bobby

Hometown:

SOUTH AFRICA

Germinston,
Transvaal

Year Inducted:

1977

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

Nov 20, 1917 -
Mar 09, 1987

Bobby Locke

Professional Majors: 4

  • Open Championship: 1949, 1950, 1952, 1957

PGA TOUR Wins: 14

  • 1947: Canadian Open, Houston Invitational, Philadelphia Inquirer, All America Open, Columbus Open, Goodall Round Robin, Carolinas PGA
  • 1948: Phoenix Open, Chicago Victory Open, Carolinas Open
  • 1949: Cavalier Invitational, Goodall Round Robin, Greenbrier Pro-Am
  • 1950: All-America Open

Addtional Wins: 61

  • 1931: South Africa Boys
  • 1935: South Africa Open, South Africa Amateur, Natal Open, Natal Amateur, Transvaal Amateur
  • 1936: Natal Open, Natal Amateur, Lucifer Empire Trophy
  • 1937: South Africa Open, South Africa Amateur, Transvaal Amateur, Orange Free State Amateur
  • 1938: South Africa Open, Irish Open, New Zealand Open, South Africa Professional, Transvaal Open
  • 1939: South Africa Open, Dutch Open, South Africa Professional, Transvaal Open
  • 1940: South Africa Open, Transvaal Open, South Africa Professional
  • 1946 South Africa Open, South Africa Professional, Transvaal Open, Yorkshire Evening News, Dunlop Masters, Brand Lochryn Tournament
  • 1949: Transvaal Open
  • 1950: South Africa Open, South Africa Professional, Transvaal Open, Dunlop Tournament, Spalding Tournament, North British Tournament
  • 1951: South Africa Open, Transvaal Open, South Africa Professional
  • 1952: French Open, Mexican Open, Lotus Tournament
  • 1953: French Open, Natal Open
  • 1954: Egyptian Open, German
  • Open, Swiss Open, Dunlop Tournament, Dunlop Masters, Egyptian Match Play, Transvaal Open, Swallow-Harrogate Tournament
  • 1955: Australian Open, Transvaal Open, South Africa Open, South Africa Professional
  • 1957: Daks Tournament, Bowmaker Amateur-Professional
  • 1958: Transvaal Open