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John McDermott (golfer)


John McDermott (Pro Golfer) Burial Site - August 12, 1891 – August 1, 1971


John McDermott speech - The Greatest Game Ever Played


Sweet Lady (cover by John McDermott)


Might Just Have To Kill That One!


McDermott 2011 golf outing

John J. McDermott Jr. was the first U.S.-born golfer to win the U.S. Open, in 1911 and 1912, and he remains the youngest player to win the event, at age 19, as well as the second youngest to win any of golf's four major tournaments after Young Tom Morris. He was the first player to break par over 72 holes in a significant event, which he did at the 1912 U.S. Open. He was one of the world's top players between 1910 and 1914.