At 45, Hale Irwin was the oldest man to ever win the national golf championship. He remained one of the top players in the PGA for a long time despite his lack of wins later in his career. Find out more about Hale Irwin's golfing career.
Byron Nelson made history in 1945 with his streak of 11 consecutive victories on the PGA Tour. He never became as popular as his contemporaries because he played his best before the PGA became popular. Learn more about Byron Nelson's golf career.