This Week in Black History West Edition

This Week in Black History

April 21, 1974

Former Los Angeles resident Lee Elder birdied three of his last four holes before sinking an 18-foot birdie putt in a playoff to win the Monsanto Open and become the first black golfer to qualify for the prestigious Masters tournament in Augusta, Georgia.

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