Lee Elder

History-making golfer Lee Elder has passed away at age 87:He was the first black golfer to play at the Masters Golf Tournament

from www.npr.org: Lee Elder, who was the first Black golfer to play at the Masters, died early Sunday morning at the age of 87. No cause or details about his death were immediately available, but the PGA Tour said it confirmed Elder’s death with his family. Although there were other professional African American golfers who History-making golfer Lee Elder has passed away at age 87:He was the first black golfer to play at the Masters Golf Tournament