james braid


james braid

one of the greatest golfers of his time, winner of the British Open championship five times in the first decade of the 20th century. Braid, together with Harry Vardon and John Henry Taylor, formed what was known as the "Great Triumvirate" of British golf prior to World War I.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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