Vincent Tshabalala


Age: 75

South African professional golfer who won a number of tournaments organized by the non-white Tournament Players Association and went on to win the French Open in 1976 after being denied the opportunity to play professionally in South Africa under apartheid, who also competed in the European Seniors Tour finishing in the top twenty of the Order of Merit four times.

Cause of Death: Brief illness

Born: March 16, 1942

Died: June 3, 2017

Soweto, South Africa