Who is generally credited with the quote, “If you are caught in a storm and are afraid of lightning hold up a 1 iron. Even God can’t hit a 1 iron.”?

Lee Trevino said: "Even God can’t hit a 1 iron"

More about Lee Trevino's Quote: Even God cant hit a 1 iron

  • His lightning struck happened during the 1975 Western Open. After being struck he had to undergo surgery to his spine.
  • Another of Lee’s favourite quotes was “You can talk to a fade but a hook won’t listen.”.
  • Lee Trevino has won 6 Majors; 2 US Opens, 2 British Opens, and 2 USPGA’s.  No Masters; he was known to say Augusta National didn’t suit his game.
  • His early years were challenging. His father left the family when Lee was very young. At the age of 5 he spent time working in the cottonfields to earn money for the family.
  • You can learn more about Lee’s life and his career at this Wikipedia page.
  • Do yourself a favor and set aside time to watch this video of Lee’s fascinating life.

How many Majors has Lee Trevino won?