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British Golf Open - Notable Historical Events

Walter HagenJun 23, 1922

Jim BarnesJun 26, 1925

Bobby JonesJun 25, 1926

Denny ShuteJul 8, 1933

Sam SneadJul 5, 1946

Ben HoganJul 10, 1953

Gary PlayerJul 3, 1959

Arnold PalmerJul 15, 1961

Tom WatsonJul 12, 1975

Seve BallesterosJul 21, 1979

Greg NormanJul 18, 1986

Nick FaldoJul 19, 1987

Nick PriceJul 17, 1994

John DalyJul 23, 1995

Tiger WoodsJul 23, 2000

Phil MickelsonJul 21, 2013

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British Golf Open - Historical Events
Date Event
1860-10-17

1st British Golf Open: Willie Park Snr shoots a 164 at Prestwick Club, Scotland

1861-09-26

2nd British Golf Open: Tom Morris Sr shoots a 163 at Prestwick Club

1910-06-24

50th British Golf Open: James Braid shoots a 299 at St Andrews Scot

1913-06-24

53rd British Golf Open: J H Taylor shoots a 304 at Hoylake Hoylake

1914-06-19

54th British Golf Open: Harry Vardon shoots a 306 at Prestwick Club

1920-07-01

55th British Golf Open: George Duncan shoots a 303 at Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

1921-06-25

56th British Golf Open: Jock Hutchison shoots a 296 at St Andrews

1922-06-23

57th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 300 at Royal St George

1923-06-15

58th British Golf Open: Arthur Havers shoots a 295 at Troon Golf Club

1924-06-24

59th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 301 at Hoylake Hoylake

1925-06-26

60th British Golf Open: Jim Barnes shoots a 300 at Prestwick Golf Club

1926-06-25

61st British Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 291 at Royal Lytham

1927-07-15

62nd British Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 285 at St Andrews

1928-05-11

63rd British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Royal St George's

1929-05-10

64th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 292 at Muirfield Gullane

1930-06-20

65th British Golf Open: Bobby Jones shoots a 291 at Hoylake Hoylake

1931-06-05

66th British Golf Open: Tommy Armour shoots a 296 at Carnoustie Golf Links

1932-06-10

67th British Golf Open: Gene Sarazen shoots a 283 at Prince's England

1933-07-08

68th British Golf Open: Denny Shute shoots a 292 at Old Course at St Andrews

1934-06-29

69th British Golf Open: Henry Cotton shoots a 283 at Royal St George's Golf Club

1935-06-28

70th British Golf Open: Alf Perry shoots a 283 at Muirfield

1936-06-27

71st British Golf Open: Alf Padgham shoots a 287 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club

1937-07-09

72nd British Golf Open: Henry Cotton shoots a 290 at Carnoustie Golf Links

1938-07-08

73rd British Golf Open: Reg Whitcombe shoots a 295 at Royal St George's Golf Club

1939-07-07

74th British Golf Open: Dick Burton shoots a 290 at St Andrews

1946-07-05

75th British Golf Open: Sam Snead shoots a 290 at St Andrews

1947-07-04

76th British Golf Open: Fred Daly shoots a 293 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club

1948-07-02

77th British Golf Open: Henry Cotton shoots a 284 at Muirfield

1949-07-09

78th British Golf Open: Bobby Locke shoots a 283 at Royal St George's Golf Club

1950-07-07

79th British Golf Open: Bobby Locke shoots a 279 at Royal Troon

1953-07-10

82nd British Golf Open: Ben Hogan shoots a 282 at Carnoustie Dai Rees

1956-07-06

85th British Golf Open: Peter Thomson shoots a 286 at Hoylake England

1958-07-13

87th British Golf Open: Peter Thomson shoots a 278 at Royal Lytham

1959-07-03

88th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots a 284 at Muirfield Gullane

1961-07-15

90th British Golf Open: Arnold Palmer shoots a 284 at Royal Birkdale

1962-07-13

91st British Golf Open: Arnold Palmer shoots a 276 at Royal Troon

1965-07-09

94th British Golf Open: Peter Thomson shoots a 285 at Royal Birkdale

1966-07-09

95th British Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots 282 at Muirfield Gullane

1968-07-13

97th British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots 289 at Carnoustie Scotland

1969-07-12

98th British Golf Open: Tony Jacklin shoots a 280 at Royal Lytham

1970-07-12

99th British Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 283 at St Andrews

1971-07-10

100th British Golf Open: Lee Trevino shoots a 278 at Royal Birkdale

1972-07-15

101st British Golf Open: Lee Trevino shoots 278 at Muirfield Gullane

1973-07-14

102nd British Golf Open: Tom Weiskopf shoots a 276 at Royal Troon

1974-07-13

103rd British Golf Open: Gary Player shoots a 282 at Royal Lytham

1975-07-12

104th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 279 at Carnoustie

1976-07-10

105th British Golf Open: Johnny Miller shoots a 279 at Royal Birkdale

1977-07-09

106th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 268 at Turnberry Scotland

1978-07-15

107th British Golf Open: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 281 at St Andrews

1979-07-21

108th British Golf Open: Seve Ballesteros shoots a 283 at Royal Lytham

1980-07-20

109th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 271 at Muirfield Gullane

1981-07-19

110th British Golf Open: Bill Rogers shoots a 276 at Royal St George

1982-07-18

111th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 284 at Royal Troon

1983-07-17

112th British Golf Open: Tom Watson shoots a 275 at Royal Birkdale

1984-07-22

113th British Golf Open: Seve Ballesteros shoots a 276 at St Andrews

1984-10-06

Ayako Okamoto wins LPGA Hitachi Ladies British Golf Open

1985-07-21

114th British Golf Open: Sandy Lyle shoots a 282 at Royal St George

1986-07-18

115th British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 280 at Turnberry Scotld

1987-07-19

116th British Golf Open: Nick Faldo shoots a 279 at Muirfield Gullane

1988-07-17

117th British Golf Open: Seve Ballesteros shoots 273 at Royal Lytham

1989-07-23

118th British Golf Open: Mark Calcavecchia shoots a 275 at Royal Troon

1990-07-22

119th British Golf Open: Nick Faldo shoots 270 at St Andrews Scotland

1991-07-21

120th British Golf Open: Ian Baker-Finch shoots 272 at Royal Birkdale

1992-07-20

121st British Golf Open: Nick Faldo shoots a 272 at Muirfield Gullane

1993-07-18

122nd British Golf Open: Greg Norman shoots a 267 at Royal St George

1994-07-17

123rd British Golf Open: Nick Price shoots a 268 at Turnberry Scotland

1994-08-14

Liselotte Neumann wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

1995-07-23

124th British Golf Open: John Daly shoots a 282 at St Andrews Scotland

1995-08-20

Kerrie Webb wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

1996-07-21

125th British Golf Open: Tom Lehman shoots a 271 at Royal Lytham

1996-08-18

Emilee Klein wins LPGA Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

1997-07-20

126th British Golf Open: Billy Ray Brown shoots a 271 at Royal Troon

1998-07-19

127th British Golf Open: Mark O'Meara shoots a 280 at Royal Birkdale

1998-08-16

Weetabix Women's British Golf Open

1999-07-18

128th British Golf Open: at Carnoustie Scot Paul Lawrie wins after play off

2000-07-23

129th British Golf Open: Tiger Woods shoots a 269 at Royal Lytham

2001-07-22

130th British Golf Open: David Duval shoots a 274 at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club

2002-07-21

131st British Golf Open: Ernie Els shoots a 278 at Muirfield Golf Links

2003-07-20

132nd British Golf Open: Ben Curtis shoots a 283 at Royal St George's Golf Club

2004-07-18

133rd British Golf Open: Todd Hamilton shoots a 274 at Royal Troon Golf Club

2005-07-17

134th British Golf Open: Tiger Woods shoots a 274 at St Andrews

2006-07-23

135th British Golf Open: Tiger Woods shoots a 270 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club

2007-07-22

136th British Golf Open: Pádraig Harrington shoots a 277 at Carnoustie Golf Links

2008-07-20

137th British Golf Open: Pádraig Harrington shoots a 283 at Royal Birkdale Golf Club

2009-07-19

138th British Golf Open: Stewart Cink shoots a 278 at Ailsa Course

2010-07-18

139th British Golf Open: Louis Oosthuizen shoots a 272 at St Andrews

2011-07-17

140th British Golf Open: Darren Clarke shoots a 275 at Royal St George's Golf Club

2012-07-22

141st British Golf Open: Ernie Els shoots a 273 at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club

2013-07-21

142nd British Golf Open: Phil Mickelson shoots a 281 at Muirfield Golf Links

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