Poker Hall Of Fame

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Poker Hall Of Fame
September 3rd, 2019 09:56

Every Poker player’s ultimate desire is to get inducted in the prestigious Poker Hall of Fame.  Located at Binion’s Horseshoe Casino in Las Vegas, it was founded by Benny Binion in 1979 to market his casino as well as to honor world’s greatest Poker players who demonstrated exceptional skills at the felt and contributed to the growth and success of the game. In 2004, Harrah’s Entertainment (now Caesars Entertainment) took control of  WSOP (World Series of Poker) and ownership of Poker Hall of Fame.

Here is the list of Poker Hall of Fame Inductees:

1979

Johnny Moss

Nick Dandolos

Felton McCorquodale

Red Winn

Sid Wyman

James Butler “Wild Bill” Hickok

Edmond Hoyle

1980

Blondie Forbes

1981

Bill Boyd

1982

Tom Abdo

1983

Joe Bernstein

1984

Murph Harrold

1985

Red Hodges

1986

Henry Green

1987

Walter Clyde “Puggy” Pearson

1988

Doyle “Texas Dolly” Brunson

Jack “Treetop” Straus

1989

Fred “Sarge” Ferris

1990

Benny Binion

1991

David “Chip” Reese

1992

Thomas “Amarillo Slim” Preston

1993

Jack Keller

1996

Julius Oral Popwell

1997

Roger Moore

2001

Stu “The Kid” Ungar

2002

Lyle Berman

Johnny “The Orient Express” Chan

2003

Bobby “The Owl” Baldwin

2004

Berry Johnston

2005

Jack Binion

Crandell Addington

2006

T.J. Cloutier

Billy Baxter

2007

Barbara Enright

Phil Hellmuth

2008

Dewey Tomko

Henry Orenstein

2009

Mike Sexton

2010

Dan Harrington

Erik Seidel

2011

Linda Johnson

Barry Greenstein

2012

Eric Drache

Brian “Sailor” Roberts

2013

Scotty Nguyen

Tom McEvoy

2014

Daniel Negreanu

Jack McClelland

2015

Jennifer Harman

John Juanda

2016

Carlos Mortensen

Todd Brunson

2017

David “Devilfish” Ulliott

Phil Ivey

2018

John Hennigan

Mori Eskandani

2019

Chris Moneymaker

David Oppenheim

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