Ben Hogan’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 13, 1912

Death Date

July 25, 1997

Age of Death

84 years

Cause of Death




The golfer Ben Hogan died at the age of 84. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pro golfer who won seventy-one tournaments in his career (1930-1971).

He was with his wife Valerie until his death in 1997.



“As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.” (Ben Hogan)


“There is no similarity between golf and putting; they are two different games, one played in the air, and the other on the ground.” (Ben Hogan)


“Relax? How can anybody relax and play golf? You have to grip the club, don’t you?” (Ben Hogan)


“Placing the ball in the right position for the next shot is eighty percent of winning golf.” (Ben Hogan)


“Shoot a lower score than everybody else.” (Ben Hogan)