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Greg Norman


1955 Born in Mt. Isa, Queensland, Australia
1976 Turned professional
1984 Ties U.S. Open on 40-foot putt but loses 18-hole playoff to Fuzzy Zoeller
1986 Leads all four major tournaments entering final round but wins only British Open
1987 Larry Mize miracle chip shot in playoff proves decisive as Norman drops Masters by one stroke
1993 Leads all four majors entering final day but wins only British Open
1996 Blows six-hole lead on final day of The Masters; Nick Faldo wins tournament.
2002 Competes in only 13 PGA Tour events; announces late in year that he will rejoin PGA Tour in 2003.

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Famous Sports StarsGolfGreg Norman Biography - Two British Titles, Many Failures, Agony At Augusta, Still Hugely Successful, Chronology, Selected Writings By Norman: