Category: Amateur Golfer
Place of Birth: Troon, Scotland
A champion golfer before emigrating to Canada from Scotland in 1910, Dorothy Campbell Hurd Howe took numerous Scottish and British Championships. In 1910, she became the first person to capture three national titles; the Canadian, U.S. and British championships. Between 1910 and 1912, she won three straight Canadian Ladies’ Amateur Championships. In 1912, she married and moved to the United States and again won the U.S. Ladies’ Amateur in 1924 at the age of 41. Dorothy Campbell Hurd Howe is considered one of the most successful woman golfers of the first quarter of the 20th century.
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