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Murray (Moe) Irwin Norman

Born: July 10, 1929
Died: September 4, 2004
Category:
Golfer, amateur and professional
Inducted:
1995
Club Affiliations:
Rockway Golf Club, Foxwood Golf Club, Brantford Golf & Country Club, Royal Oak Golf Club

There has never been a more colorful character in golf than Moe Norman. His legendary accuracy and prolific tournament record are renowned throughout the world. Among his many victories are two Canadian Amateurs, two CPGA Championships and seven CPGA Senior Championships along with multiple victories in the Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan Opens. Though his idiosyncrasies kept Norman from enjoying a brief PGA Tour career, he returned to Canada where his ball-striking ability and love of the game earned him a place in the hearts of all Canadian golfers.

Moe Norman’s Record:

International: 

  • America’s Cup Canadian Team Member

National:

  • 1955, 1956 Canadian Amateur Champion
  • 1957 Runner-Up Low Canadian in the Canadian Open

Professional:

  • 1964 CPGA Millar Trophy Champion
  • 1965 Runner-Up Canadian Professional Golfers Championship
  • 1966 Canadian Professional Golfers Champion
  • 1974 Professional Golfers Champion
  • 1980 - 1985 & 1987 Canadian Professional Golfers Association Seniors Championship

Provincial:

  • 1958, 1963 Ontario Open Champion
  • 1963, 1968 Saskatchewan Open Champion
  • 1965 - 1967 Manitoba Open Champion
  • 1966, 1971, 1976 Alberta Open Champion
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