|Full name||James Ronald Foulis|
October 6, 1903|
|Died||April 12, 1969
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships
|Masters Tournament||11th: 1946|
|U.S. Open||T16: 1940|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|PGA Championship||T5: 1938|
James R. Foulis (October 6, 1903 – April 12, 1969) was an American professional golfer. He was the son of David Foulis and nephew of James Foulis, winner of the 1896 U.S. Open. His son David J. Foulis is a notable mathematician.
James Foulis was born in Illinois on October 6, 1903, the son of David Foulis and Janet Foulis (née Fowler).
First Masters Tournament
He died on April 12, 1969 in Wickenburg, Arizona.
Note: This list may be incomplete
- 1929 Illinois PGA Championship
- 1933 Illinois PGA Championship, St. Paul Open
- 1943 Illinois PGA Championship
- 1946 Illinois PGA Championship
Results in major championships
Note: Foulis never played in The Open Championship
NYF = Tournament not yet founded
NT = No tournament
DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
R64, R32, R16, QF, SF = Round in which player lost in PGA Championship match play
"T" indicates a tie for a place
Yellow background for top-10
|The Open Championship||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
- Most consecutive cuts made – 14 (1938 U.S. Open – 1947 Masters)
- Longest streak of top-10s – 1 (four times)
- O'Connor, John J.; Robertson, Edmund F., "David James Foulis", MacTutor History of Mathematics archive, University of St Andrews.
- "Foulis brothers summoned by Macdonald to help lay foundation upon which golf was built in Chicago". Archived from the original on May 7, 2008. Retrieved 2013-08-18.
- The Foulis Brothers; Founding Fathers of Midwest Golf
- Barkow, Al (November 1989). The History of the PGA TOUR. Doubleday. p. 254. ISBN 0-385-26145-4.
- Kelley, Brent. "1934 Masters: Horton Smith is the First Champion". About.com. Retrieved July 14, 2015.