1975 World Series of Poker

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The 1975 World Series of Poker (WSOP) was a series of poker tournaments held in May 1975 at Binion's Horseshoe.[1]

Preliminary events[edit]

Event Winner Prize Runner-up
$1,000 Seven Card Razz Sam Angel $17,000 Unknown
$1,000 Deuce to Seven Draw Billy Baxter $35,000 Unknown
$5,000 No Limit Texas hold 'em Jay Heimowitz $32,000 Unknown
$1,000 Seven-Card Stud Johnny Moss $44,000 Unknown

Main Event[edit]

There were 21 entrants to the main event. Each paid $10,000 to enter the tournament. It was the first WSOP Main Event to award the winner a gold bracelet along with the cash prize.

Final table[edit]

Place Name Prize
1st Brian "Sailor" Roberts $210,000
2nd Bob Hooks None
3rd Crandall Addington None
4th Aubrey Day None
5th Unknown None
6th Jesse Alto None

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ thehendonmob.com - 6th World Series of Poker (WSOP) 1975

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