Jamie Anderson (golfer)

Jamie Anderson (golfer)

James "Jamie" Anderson (1842 – 1905) was a nineteenth century professional golfer, who won The Open Championship three times.

Anderson was born in St. Andrews, Scotland. His Open Championships were at Musselburgh in 1877; Prestwick Golf Club in 1878; and St Andrews in 1879. As of 2006, he is one of only four golfers who have won three consecutive Opens, alongside Young Tom Morris (1868-1870), Bob Ferguson (1880-82) and Peter Thomson (1954-56).

He died in Thornton, Fife.

External links

* [http://principalsnose.blogspot.com/2007/10/lets-honour-our-champions-properly.html The Principal's Nose]

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