Bobby Jones’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Mar 17, 1902

Death Date

Dec 18, 1971

Age of Death

69 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Dec 18, 1971



The golfer Bobby Jones died at the age of 69. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Legendary golfer who won thirteen golf championships and helped establish the Masters.

He had three children with his wife Mary Malone, with whom he eloped in 1924.



“Competitive golf is played mainly on a five-and-a-half-inch course… the space between your ears.” (Bobby Jones)


“You might as well praise a man for not robbing a bank.” (Bobby Jones)


“Some people think they are concentrating when they’re merely worrying.” (Bobby Jones)


“It is nothing new or original to say that golf is played one stroke at a time. But it took me many years to realize it.” (Bobby Jones)


“If ever I needed an eight foot putt, and everything I owned depended on it, I would want Arnold Palmer to putt for me.” (Bobby Jones)