InNicklaus won the U. Byron Nelson Golf Classic. As an amateur, Nicklaus was clearly a prodigy. Shot a final-round 65 to beat J. I really hadn't probably given him the best of that.
It marked the first time he would win two majors in a season, something he would go on to do four more times.
Dow Finsterwald, — Jack Nicklaus, 23, — -7 T2. Honored by the sousaphone section of The Ohio State University marching band at its game against Minnesota by being selected to dot the "i" in script "Ohio" at halftime. Nicklaus' books vary from instructional to autobiographical, with his Golf My Way considered one of the best instructional golf books of all time; the video of the same name is the best selling golf instructional to date. Open at Pebble Beach by three strokes to become first player to win U.