Notable African-Americans who have impacted the game of golf

Notable African-Americans who have impacted the game of golf

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Notable African-Americans who have impacted the game of golf

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we look at some notable African-Americans who have impacted the game of golf:

Charlie Sifford during his victory at the 1969 Los Angeles Open. Sifford, now 92, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Nov. 24.

Charlie Sifford, during his victory at the 1969 Los Angeles Open

Calvin Peete, at the Georgia-Pacific Atlanta Classic

Calvin Peete, at the Georgia-Pacific Atlanta Classic

Lee Elder arrives at the Masters in 1975.

Lee Elder arrives at the Masters in 1975.

Stanford's Mariah Stackhouse and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

Stanford alum Mariah Stackhouse and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice.

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