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George Powell

Full name: George Francis Powell
Gender: Male
Born: May 17, 1869 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: November 17, 1927 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Affiliations: Bellerive Country Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Golf

Biography

George Powell was a member of Bellerive Country Club, which was in St. Louis. It opened in 1897, and actually appears to have been named the St. Louis Field Club until 1910 when it was renamed Bellerive. It is best known as the site of the 1965 US Open Golf Championship, won by Gary Player.

Powell came to St. Louis from Baltimore in 1884. He worked for Connor Brothers from 1884-1900 and became a partner in the firm in 1900. He later established Powell & O’Rourke, of which he was the senior partner.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 35 St. Louis Golf Men's Individual United States USA AC DNQ

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank S
1904 Summer 35 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying 45T 195
1904 Summer 35 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round One 47T 96
1904 Summer 35 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round Two 47T 99
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