|— Golfer —|
|Full name||Ray B. Mangrum|
June 17, 1910|
|Died||April 2, 1975
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in Major Championships
|Masters Tournament||T6: 1936|
|U.S. Open||T4: 1935|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|PGA Championship||T9: 1938|
Mangrum began his golf career in the 1920s as a club professional in Dallas, Texas, eventually becoming the head professional at Cliff-Dale Country Club. He and Lloyd moved from Texas to Los Angeles in the 1930s hoping that the move would raise their visibility and enhance their careers. In Los Angeles in the 1940s, Mangrum mentored Ted Rhodes, a trailblazing African-American golfer.
PGA Tour wins (5)
- 1936 (2) Wildwood Open, Oregon Open
- 1937 (1) Miami Open (January)
- 1945 (1) Tucson Open
- 1946 (1) Pensacola Open
- "Lloyd Mangrum". About.com: Golf. Retrieved 21 October 2007.
- "Lloyd Mangrum". Retrieved 21 October 2007.
- Glenn, Rhonda (February 6, 2007). "Paving the Rhodes For Other African-American Golfers". USGA. Retrieved 21 October 2007.
- Barkow, Al (November 1989). The History of the PGA TOUR. Doubleday. p. 253. ISBN 0-385-26145-4.
- "Golf Major Championships".
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