Demaret, Jimmy

Hometown:

USA

Houston,
Texas

Year Inducted:

1983

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

May 24, 1910 -
Dec 28, 1983

Jimmy Demaret

Professional Majors: 3

  • Masters Tournament: 1940, 1947, 1950

PGA TOUR Wins: 28

  • 1938: San Francisco Match Play
  • 1939: Los Angeles Open
  • 1940: Oakland Open, San Francisco Match Play, Western Open, New Orleans Open, St. Petersburg Open
  • 1941: Inverness Four-Ball
  • 1946: Tucson Open, Miami Four-Ball, Inverness Four-Ball
  • 1947: Tucson Open, Miami Four-Ball, St. Petersburg Open, Miami Open, Inverness Four-Ball
  • 1948: Albuquerque Open, St. Paul Open, Inverness Invitational Four-Ball
  • 1949: Phoenix Open
  • 1950: Ben Hogan Open, Atlanta Open
  • 1952: National Celebrities, Bing Crosby Pro-Am
  • 1956: Thunderbird Invitational
  • 1957: Thunderbird Invitational, Baton Rouge Open, Arlington Hotel Open

Additional Wins: 5

  • 1941: Argentine Open, Connecticut Open
  • 1943: Michigan PGA Championship, Golden Valley Four-Ball
  • 1961: Canada Cup

Ryder Cup Appearances: 3

  • (Wins in bold)
  • Player: 1947, 1949, 1951

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Leading money winner: 1947
  • Vardon Trophy: 1947
  • Texas Golf Hall of Fame: 1978