Peter Toogood

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Peter Alfred Toogood, AM, MBE (11 April 1930 – 5 June 2019)[1] was an Australian amateur golfer. He won the Australian Amateur in 1954 and the Tasmanian Open eight times. He was the leading amateur in the 1954 Open Championship and was part of the team that won the inaugural Eisenhower Trophy in 1958. He was born in North Adelaide, South Australia.[2]

Toogood died on 5 June 2019 in Tasmania at the age of 89.[3]

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  1. "Vale Peter Toogood, a genuine legend". Golf Australia. 6 June 2019.
  2. "Family Notices". The Advertiser (Adelaide). South Australia. 18 April 1930. p. 8. Retrieved 30 June 2018 – via National Library of Australia.
  3. Geale, Hamish (6 June 2019). "Tasmania's best golfer Peter Toogood dies aged 89". The Advocate (Tasmania).