Bob GreenAge: 66
Associated Press writer whose career spanned four decades, including 26 years as a golf writer; covered six Olympics, five NCAA Final Fours, a World Series and more than 1,000 golf tournaments before retiring in 1995; former two-term president of the Golf Writers Association of America and one of the few American members of England's Association of Golf Writers; PGA of America presented him with a Lifetime Achievement award in 1994; of cancerDied: Dallas, July 30. 1998
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
More on Bob Green from Infoplease: