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Lew Worsham, Jr
Original name: Lewis Elmer Worsham
Birth: Oct. 5, 1917
Pittsylvania County
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 19, 1990
Poquoson
Poquoson City
Virginia, USA

Professional Golfer. In 1947 he became the first Virginian to win the U.S. Open Golf Tournament. That year, he was also was a member of the U.S. Ryder Cup Team. In 1953 he was awarded golf's first $100,000 prize, winning the Tam O'Shanter World Championship of Golf, the first golf tournament to be broadcast nationally. He is a member of the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame of the American Golfers Hall of Fame. (bio by: hgs205) 
 
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 Children:
  Margaret Lynda Worsham (1940 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Columbia Gardens Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section F
 
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Originally Created by: hgs205
Record added: May 25, 2012
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