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1960 Masters


The 1960 Masters was the 24th time the tournament was played. Arnold Palmer won this year for his second Masters win.

Winner: Arnold Palmer, 282

Where it was played: Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia

Tournament dates: April 7-10, 1960

Leader after first round: Arnold Palmer, 67

Leader after second round: Arnold Palmer, 140

Leader after third round: Arnold Palmer, 212

Notable Notes: Arnold Palmer went wire-to-wire, leading after every round en route to the victory. But he almost let it slip away at the end. Palmer needed a birdie-birdie finish on the final two holes to secure the 1-stroke victory over Ken Venturi. It was Palmer's second Masters title.

Final Scores
Arnold Palmer 67-73-72-70--282
Ken Venturi 73-69-71-70--283
Dow Finsterwald 71-70-72-71--284
Billy Casper 71-71-71-74--287
Julius Boros 72-71-70-75--288
Walt Burkemo 72-69-75-73--289
Ben Hogan 73-68-72-76--289
Gary Player 72-71-72-74--289
Lionel Hebert 74-70-73-73--290
Stan Leonard 72-72-72-74--290
Jack Burke Jr. 72-72-74-74--292
Sam Snead 73-74-72-73--292
Ted Kroll 72-76-71-74--293
a-Jack Nicklaus 75-71-72-75--293
a-Billy Joe Patton 75-72-74-72--293
Bruce Crampton 74-73-75-72--294
Claude Harmon 69-72-75-78--294
Fred Hawkins 69-78-72-75--294
Mike Souchak 72-75-72-75--294
Tommy Bolt 73-74-75-73--295
Don January 70-72-74-79--295
Ed Oliver 74-75-73-73--295
Bob Rosburg 74-74-71-76--295
a-Frank Taylor 70-74-73-78--295
a-Tommy Aaron 74-75-75-73--297
Doug Ford 74-72-80-71--297
Billy Maxwell 72-71-79-75--297
Dave Ragan 74-73-75-75--297
George Bayer 73-73-80-72--298
a-Deane Beman 71-72-77-78--298
a-Dick Crawford 74-72-75-77--298
Doug Sanders 73-71-81-73--298
a-Gene Andrews 73-76-77-73--299
Jerry Barber 76-73-74-77--300
Jack Fleck 78-71-77-74--300
a-Chuck Kocsis 76-72-78-74--300
Dave Marr 73-77-77-73--300
Harry Weetman 70-78-74-78--300
a-Charlie Coe 72-74-78-77--301
Chick Harbert 73-77-74-77--301
Jay Hebert 69-77-78-77--301
Jim Turnesa 76-73-73-79--301
Lloyd Mangrum 74-74-76-78--302
Lew Worsham 72-76-74-84--306
a-Ward Wettlaufer 73-77-83-78--311

Other accounts of the 1960 Masters:
On Wikipedia

Related pages:
List of all winners of The Masters



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