Beman, Deane

Hometown:

USA

Washington,
D.C.

Year Inducted:

2000

Induction Category:

Lifetime Achievement

Birth Date:

Apr 22, 1938

Deane Beman

Accomplishments

  • Developed Stadium golf concept and TPC network
  • Created SENIOR PGA TOUR (Champions Tour)
  • Created Ben Hogan Tour (Web.com Tour)
  • Visionary behind World Golf Hall of Fame
  • Instituted top 125 all-exempt TOUR

PGA TOUR Wins: 4

  • 1969: Texas Open
  • 1970: Greater Milwaukee Open
  • 1972: Quad Cities Open
  • 1973: Shrine-Robinson Open

Amateur Wins: 5

  • 1959 Amateur Championship
  • 1960: U.S. Amateur, Eisenhower Trophy
  • 1962: Eisenhower Trophy
  • 1963: U.S. Amateur

Walker Cup Appearances: 4

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1959, 1961, 1963, 1965

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • PGA TOUR Lifetime Achievement Award: 2007
  • Don A. Rossi Award (Golf Course Builders Association of America): 2016