1936 U.S. Open Winner and Scores

The 1936 U.S. Open was the 40th time the tournament was played. A great final round by a little-known golfer won the trophy.

Winner: Tony Manero, 282

Where it was played: Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, New Jersey

Tournament dates: June 4-6, 1936

Leader after first round: Ray Mangrum, Paul Runyan and Clarence Clark, 69

Leader after second round: Ray Mangrum and Vic Ghezzi, 140

Leader after third round: Harry Cooper, 211

Notable Notes: Little-known Tony Manero won his only major by two strokes over Harry Cooper. Cooper was the third-round leader, and led Manero by four entering the final round. But while Cooper had a respectable 73 in Round 4, Manero carded a superb 67.

Final Scores

Tony Manero 73-69-73-67—282
Harry Cooper 71-70-70-73—284
Clarence Clark 69-75-71-72—287
Macdonald Smith 73-73-72-70—288
Wiffy Cox 74-74-69-72—289
Ky Laffoon 71-74-70-74—289
Henry Picard 70-71-74-74—289
Ralph Guldahl 73-70-73-74—290
Paul Runyan 69-75-73-73—290
Denny Shute 72-69-73-77—291
Herman Barron 73-74-69-76—292
Tom Kerrigan 70-75-72-75—292
Ray Mangrum 69-71-76-76—292
a-Charles Kocsis 72-71-73-77—293
Frank Moore 70-74-75-74—293
Johnny Revolta 70-71-77-75—293
Jimmy Thomson 74-73-71-75—293
a-Billy Burke 72-76-72-74—294
Vic Ghezzi 70-70-73-81—294
Willie Goggin 73-73-72-76—294
Jug McSpaden 75-71-78-70—294
Tommy Armour 74-76-74-71—295
Johnny Farrell 75-75-70-75—295
Jerry Gianferante 74-73-71-77—295
a-Johnny Goodman 75-73-73-74—295
Felix Serafin 72-73-74-76—295
Horton Smith 75-75-72-73—295
Al Brosch 73-75-72-76—296
Zell Eaton 72-75-72-77—296
Dick Metz 74-73-73-76—296
a-Jack Munger 74-70-76-76—296
Gene Sarazen 75-72-75-74—296
Walter Hagen 74-72-73-78—297
Ted Longworth 71-74-74-78—297
Al Watrous 76-75-74-72—297
Mortie Dutra 75-75-75-73—298
Vincent Eldred 74-73-78-73—298
Dutch Harrison 74-75-76-73—298
Willie Klein 75-73-75-75—298
Jake Fassezke 72-79-74-74—299
John Kinder 75-74-77-73—299
Charles Lacey 74-74-77-74—299
Gunnar Nelson 74-76-74-75—299
Frank Walsh 74-74-73-78—299
Siesui Chin 76-71-78-75—300
Bruce Coltart 75-76-72-77—300
Olin Dutra 74-77-75-74—300
Clarence Doser 72-75-78-76—301
George Low Jr. 75-72-77-77—301
a-Chick Evans 77-74-77-74—302
Willie Hunter Jr. 73-75-77-77—302
Al Huske 77-74-76-75—302
Gene Kunes 73-77-75-77—302
Clarence Owen 76-75-75-76—302
Joe Ezar 75-75-73-80—303
Leslie Madison 70-75-81-77—303
Jack Toomer 74-74-78-77—303
a-Wilford Wehrle 74-77-74-78—303
Ralph Beach 74-76-78-76—304
Ed Dudley 76-75-78-75—304
a-Maurice McCarthy Jr. 76-75-74-79—304
Ted Turner 77-74-78-75—304
Johnny Bulla 71-78-75-81—305
Albert Alcroft 76-75-76-79—306
William Schuchart 78-73-81-74—306
Pat Circelli 74-77-80-76—307
Jack Isaacs 75-75-79-78—307
Charles Schneider 74-74-82-77—307
Craig Wood 71-80-78-78—307
a-Chris Brinke 75-73-85-76—309
Clarence Hackney 77-74-76-82—309
Len Gallett 73-77-79-81—310
a-Morton McCarthy 72-76-83-80—311
James Fogertey 76-74-79-83—312
Al Nelson 72-78-81-82—313
Raymond Schirmer 74-77-81-82—314

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