Full name: Hale Baugh, Jr.
Born: September 10, 1924 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: November 16, 2011 in Cocoa, Florida, United States
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: United States
Sport: Modern Pentathlon
Hale Baugh, Jr., attended the US Military Academy at West Point, graduating in 1946. Baugh later flew bombers in the Korean War, and earned both an engineering degree and a PhD in law at the University of Florida. He was admitted to the Florida bar in 1960 and practiced law in Cocoa, Florida for many years. He is best known, however, as the father of [Laura Baugh], a female professional golfer who won the 1971 US Womenâs Amateur golf champion at only 16-years-old, at the time the youngest ever to win that event. She was also known for her looks, was voted Golf Digestâs âMost Beautiful Golferâ in 1972, and spent many years modeling in addition to playing golf on the LPGA Tour. Another of Baughâs children, Beau Baugh, also played professional golf for a time.
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||Men's Individual||United States||USA||13|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Final Standings||13||96|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Riding||10||97.0||9:52.0||0.0||3.0|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Fencing||9T||22|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Shooting||28||178||20|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Swimming||9||4:41.0|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Modern Pentathlon||United States||Running||40||18:25.4|