Event #58: $10,000 Main Event

The WSOP in the 1970s

• Level 1: 50-100, 0 ante

We mentioned 1978 World Champ Bobby Baldwin earlier, and we thought that might be our opening to present you with the following charts that highlight the WSOP in the 1970s. It's no wonder Baldwin is labeled a living legend, considering he graces all three charts:

Top 10 1970s WSOP Most Money Won

PlacePlayerMoney Won
1Doyle Brunson$776,250
2Bobby Baldwin$458,500
3Johnny Moss$366,150
4Hal Fowler$270,000
5Sailor Roberts$245,850
6Puggy Pearson$219,200
7Billy Baxter$155,000
8Perry Green$154,800
9George Huber$114,000
10Bobby Hoff$108,000

Top 10 1970s WSOP Most Bracelets

1Johnny Moss7
2Doyle Brunson6
3Bones Berland5
4Puggy Pearson4
Bobby Baldwin4
6Perry Green3
Lakewood Louie3
Bill Boyd3
Jimmy Casella3
106 players tied2

Top Six 1970s WSOP Most Cashes

PlacePlayer# of Cashes
1Johnny Moss9
2Doyle Brunson6
Puggy Pearson6
Bones Berland6
5Bobby Baldwin5
610 Players Tied3