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Oldest Bracelet WSOP Winners

The early days of the WSOP were dominated by middle-aged and older players, so it may not be surprising that the record for the oldest bracelet winner is still held by the first person to set it. Johnny Moss, the Grand Old Man of Poker, gave up the title for eleven years but took it back and then significantly added to it (ages listed in years.months.days format).

History of the Oldest WSOP Bracelet Winner

PlayerBornBracelet DateAgeEvent
Johnny Moss1907/05/141970/05/0862.11.24Voted first champ
Bill Boyd1906/01/271971/05/1565.3.11$1,000 Five-Card Stud
Bill Boyd1906/01/271972/05/1566.3.18$10,000 Five-Card Stud
Joe Bernstein1899/01/051973/05/1473.4.9$3,000 Limit Ace-to-Five Draw
Johnny Moss1907/05/141981/05/0173.11.17$1,000 Seven-Card Stud Split
Johnny Moss1907/05/141988/05/0180.11.17$1,500 Limit Ace-to-Five Draw


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