Sam Snead bio

Birth Name: Sam Snead

Occupation: Golfer

Place Of Birth: VA

Date Of Birth: May 27, 1912

Date Of Death: May 23, 2002

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sam Snead was born on the 27th of May, 1912. He was famous for being a Golfer. Nicknamed Slammin’ Sammy, he was one of the world’s highest-ranked golfers for nearly 40 years.

Sam Snead was born in VA. He started caddying at the age of 7. He won 82 PGA Tour events, including seven majors, but never managed to win a U.S. Open.

Sam Snead was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sam Snead was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Sam Snead is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Sam Snead’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sam Snead’s parents.

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Sam Snead was born in the Year of the Rat.

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REAL NAME: Sam Snead
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Sam Snead was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Sam Snead was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Sam Snead had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Sam Snead’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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