Smith, Horton

Hometown:

USA

Springfield,
Missouri

Year Inducted:

1990

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

May 22, 1908 -
Oct 15, 1963

Horton Smith

Professional Majors: 2

  • Masters Tournament: 1934, 1936

PGA TOUR Wins: 28

  • 1928: Oklahoma City Open, Catalina Island Open
  • 1929: Berkeley Open, Pensacola Open Invitational, Florida Open, La Gorce Open, Fort Myers Open, North and South Open, Oregon Open, Pasadena Open
  • 1930: Central Florida Open, Savannah Open, Berkeley Open, Bay District Open
  • 1931: St. Paul Open
  • 1932: National Capital City Open
  • 1933: International Four-Ball
  • 1934: Grand Slam Open, California Open
  • 1935: Palm Springs Invitation, Miami Biltmore Open, Pasadena Open
  • 1936: Victoria Open
  • 1937: North and South Open, Inverness Invitational, Oklahoma Four-Ball
  • 1941: Florida West Coast Open, St. Paul Open

Additional Wins: 8

  • 1929: French Open, Jacksonville Open
  • 1940: St. Augustine Pro-Amateur, Colorado Open, Massachusetts Open
  • 1941: Belleair Open, St. Paul Open
  • 1948: Michigan PGA Championship

Ryder Cup Appearances: 3

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1929, 1933, 1935

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Leading Money Winner: 1929, 1936
  • President, PGA of American: 1952-1954
  • Bob Jones Award: 1962