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Art Spander

Art Spander, American sportswriter. Recipient Associated Press Sports Editors awards, Professional Football Writers American awards, 1st place awards San Francisco Press Club, 1st Place Golf Writers Association American awards, Hayward-Newland Lifetime Achievement award California Golf Writers.


  • Spander, Art was born on August 30, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1960.


    • With United Press International, 1960. Joined Santa Monica (California) Evening Outlook, 1963-1965, San Francisco Chronicle, 1965-1979. Columnist San Francisco Examiner, since 1979.


    • Author: Golf: The Passion and the Challenge, 1978, The Art Spander Collection, 1989.


    • Married Elizabeth Newman, June 17, 1962. Children: Debbie, Wendy.
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    • 1960
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1960
      With United Press Intern, ational
    • 1963 - 1965
      joined Santa Monica (California) Evening Outlook
    • 1965 - 1979
      joined Santa Monica (California) Evening Outlook
    • 1979
      columnist San Francisco Examiner