29 Apr '15, 2pm

Calvin Peete, a 12-time PGA Tour winner and one of most accurate drivers ever, has died at 71: http…

Calvin Peete, the most decorated African-American golfer in PGA Tour history before Tiger Woods ’ career began, died Wednesday morning. He was 71. Peete won 12 times on the PGA Tour between 1979-86, highlighted by a victory at the 1985 Players Championship. He captured a career-best four victories in 1982. One of the most accurate ball-strikers of his era, Peete led the PGA Tour in driving accuracy for 10 consecutive years from 1981-90. He won the Vardon Trophy in 1984, awarded annually to the Tour’s overall scoring leader, and compiled a 4-2-1 individual record in two Ryder Cup appearances, 1983 and 1985. Photos: Calvin Peete through the years Born in Detroit in 1943 as the eighth of nine children, Peete did not begin playing golf until his early 20s. Despite a childhood injury that left him unable to fully extend his left arm, Peete earned his card at Q-School in 1975 an...

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Calvin Peete, the most decorated African-American golfer in PGA Tour history before Tiger Woods ’ career began, died Wedne...

12-time Tour winner Calvin Peete has passed away at age 71:

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