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Craig R. Wood
Birth: Nov. 18, 1901
Lake Placid
Essex County
New York, USA
Death: May 8, 1968
Palm Beach
Palm Beach County
Florida, USA

Professional Golfer. He was the 1941 Masters and U.S. Open Champion. One of the greatest golfers ever to play the game, he was known as an extremely long hitter. There is a story of Wood hitting a wind-assisted drive over 400 yards at St. Andrews during the 1933 British Open. He won 21 Major tournaments and set 28 course records along the way. The name Craig Wood, whom sports writiers called "The Blond Bomber," is forever stamped indelibly in the record books as one of the all time greats of golf. (bio by: Dustin Raymond) 

Cause of death: Heart attack
 
Burial:
North Elba Cemetery
North Elba
Essex County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Dustin Raymond
Record added: Jan 11, 2004
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Craig R. Wood
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Craig R. Wood
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