De Vicenzo, Roberto

Hometown:

ARGENTINA

Buenos Aires

Year Inducted:

1989

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

Apr 14, 1923 -
Jun 01, 2017

Roberto De Vicenzo

Professional Majors: 3

  • Open Championship: 1967
  • Senior PGA Championship: 1974
  • U.S. Senior Open: 1980

PGA TOUR Wins: 6

  • 1951: Palm Beach Round Robin, Inverness Invitational Four-Ball
  • 1957: Colonial National Invitational, All-American Open
  • 1966: Dallas Open Invitational
  • 1968: Houston Champions International

European Wins: 9

  • 1948: North British Tournament
  • 1950: Belgian Open, Dutch Open, Open de France
  • 1960: Open de France
  • 1964: Open de France, German Open
  • 1966: Spanish Open
  • 1967: The Open Championship

Argentine Tour Wins: 131

  • 1942: Abierto del Litoral
  • 1943: Center Open, Westinhouse Grand Prix
  • 1944: Argentine PGA Championship, Argentine Open, Cirio Grand Prix
  • 1945: Argentine PGA Championship, Cirio Grand Prix, Bahía Blanca Open
  • 1946: Palermo Grand Prix, Abierto del Litoral, South Open, La Plata Open, Masllorens Grand Prix
  • 1947: Argentine PGA Championship, Abierto del Litoral, South Open, Cirio Grand Prix, Ranelagh Open, Masllorens Grand Prix, Alvear Grand Prix, San Isidro Open, Mailly Grand Prix, America Cup
  • 1948: Argentine PGA Championship, Cirio Grand Prix, Masllorens Grand Prix, Ranelagh Open, La Plata Open
  • 1949: Argentine PGA Championship, Argentine Open, Abierto del Litoral, Ituzaingo Grand Prix, Masllorens Grand Prix, San Isidro Open
  • 1950: Masllorens Grand Prix, Ituzaingo Grand Prix, San Isidro Open, San Martin Grand Prix
  • 1951: Argentine PGA Championship, Argentine Open, Masllorens Grand Prix, Alvear Grand Prix, San Isidro Open
  • 1952: Argentine Open, San Isidro Open
  • 1953: Argentino Grand Prix
  • 1954: Alvear Grand Prix, San Martin Grand Prix
  • 1958: Argentine Open
  • 1960: Argentine PGA Championship, Charles Of the Ritz Grand Prix, Siam Grand Prix
  • 1961: Ranelagh Open
  • 1962: Argentine Masters, North Open, Center Open, South Open, Branca Grand Prix, Suixtill Grand Prix
  • 1963: Branca Grand Prix, Tortugas Grand Prix
  • 1964: Argentine Masters, Argentine PGA Championship, Minerva Grand Prix, Jockey Club Rosario Open
  • 1965: Argentine PGA Championship, Argentine Open, Center Open, Rio Cuarto Open, Acantilados Grand Prix, Jockey Club Rosario Open
  • 1966: Argentine Masters, Argentine PGA Championship, North Open, Ranser Grand Prix
  • 1967: Argentine Open, Center Open, South Open, Ranelagh Open, Ranser Grand Prix, Pindapoy Grand Prix
  • 1968: Abierto del Litoral, Ranelagh Open, Acantilados Grand Prix, Peugeot Grand Prix
  • 1969: Argentine PGA Championship, Norpatagonico Open, Ranelagh Open, Glustora Grand Prix, Lomas Open, Kanmar Grand Prix
  • 1970: Argentine Open, Argentine Masters, Ranelagh Open, Old Smugler Grand Prix
  • 1971: Argentine PGA Championship, Acantilados Grand Prix, La Cumbre Open, Pinamar Open, Santa Teresita Open
  • 1972: Argentine PGA Championship, Center Open, South Open, Ranelagh Open, Acantilados Grand Prix
  • 1973: Center Open, South Open, North Open, Lomas Open
  • 1974: Argentine PGA Championship, Argentine Masters, Argentine Open, Center Open, North Open, San Martin Grand Prix, Charles of the Ritz Grand Prix
  • 1975: Jockey Club Rosario Open, Charles of the Ritz Grand Prix
  • 1976: Velox Grand Prix, Metropolitano Open
  • 1977: Argentine PGA Championship, South Open, Velox Grand Prix
  • 1978: South Open, San Martin Grand Prix, Sidesa Grand Prix
  • 1979: Acantilados Grand Prix, Sidesa Grand Prix
  • 1983: North Open
  • 1985: Argentine PGA Championship

South American Wins: 62

  • 1946: Chile Open, Viña del Mar Open
  • 1947: Cali Open
  • 1948: Uruguay Open
  • 1949: Uruguay Open
  • 1951: Cali Open, Bogota Open, Barranquilla Open, Mexican Open
  • 1952: Panama Open, Santo Domingo Open
  • 1953: Panama Open, Mexican Open, Peru Open
  • 1954: Brazil Open, Peru Open, Barranquilla Open, Bogota Open
  • 1955: Mexican Open, PGA of Mexico, Jamaica Open, Medellin Open
  • 1956: Jamaica Open, Barranquilla Open, Bogota Open, PGA of Mexico
  • 1957: Brazil Open, Jamaica Open
  • 1958: Peru Open, Medellin Open, PGA of Mexico
  • 1959: PGA of Mexico
  • 1960: Brazil Open, Barranquilla Open, Bogota Open
  • 1961: Chile Open, Colombian Open, Barranquilla Open
  • 1962: Barranquilla Open
  • 1963: Brazil Open
  • 1964: Brazil Open, Uruguay Open, Bogota Open
  • 1965: Lagartos Grand Prix
  • 1966: Lagartos Grand Prix
  • 1968: Lagartos Grand Prix
  • 1969: PGA of Mexico, Lagartos Grand Prix
  • 1970: Itanhanga Open
  • 1971: Panama Open
  • 1972: Venezuela Open, San Pablo Open, Rio Grande Open
  • 1973: Panama Open, Venezuela Open, Brazil Open
  • 1974: Panama Open, Lagartos Grand Prix, Raleigh Cup
  • 1978: Santiago Open
  • 1979: Santo Tome Open, Oro Negro Open

Additional Wins: 20

  • 1953: Canada Cup
  • 1962: Canada Cup
  • 1970: World Cup
  • 1974: PGA Seniors’ Championship, World Senior Match Play
  • 1979: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf
  • 1983: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf, Doug Sanders Classic
  • 1984: Merrill Lynch/Golf Digest Commemorative Pro-Am
  • 1986: Commemorative Pro-Am
  • 1987: Argentine Senior Open, Ponte Vedra Classic, Digital Classic
  • 1988: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf – Legendary Division, Vintage Championship Invitational, Pages Classic
  • 1989: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf – Legendary Division, Vantage Championship
  • 1991: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf – Legendary Division
  • 1992: Center Senior Argentine Open

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Bob Jones Award: 1970