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Venturi part of Masters lore in 1958

Updated: May 17, 2013, 10:09 PM ET
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

To a later generation, his claim to fame was as a broadcaster, his 35 years in the booth as an analyst for CBS all but dwarfing his golf career.

Ken Venturi was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame on May 6 as much for his contributions on television as for his exploits on the course, which peaked with his 1964 U.S. Open victory at Congressional Country Club, where he overcame severe dehydration and searing heat during a 36-hole final to capture his lone major championship.

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