Armour, Tommy

Armour, (Thomas Dickson) Tommy

(1895–1968) golfer; born in Edinburgh, Scotland. After immigrating to the U.S.A. in 1925, he won the U.S. Open (1927), and the British Open (1931). He became a successful teaching pro after retiring from competition.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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