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Pga Championship - Notable Historical Events

Jim BarnesJan 17, 1916

Walter HagenSep 28, 1921

Leo DiegelOct 6, 1928

Denny ShuteNov 22, 1936

Byron NelsonSep 2, 1940

Sam SneadMay 31, 1942

Ben HoganAug 25, 1946

Gary PlayerJul 22, 1962

Ray FloydAug 17, 1969

Dave StocktonAug 16, 1970

Jack NicklausFeb 28, 1971

Larry NelsonAug 9, 1981

Payne StewartAug 13, 1989

Wayne GradyAug 12, 1990

John DalyAug 11, 1991

Nick PriceAug 16, 1992

Steve ElkingtonAug 13, 1995

Tiger WoodsAug 15, 1999

Phil MickelsonAug 15, 2005

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Pga Championship - Historical Events
Date Event
1916-01-17

1st PGA Championship: Jim Barnes at Siwanoy CC Bronxville NY

1919-09-20

2nd PGA Championship: Jim Barnes at Engineers CC Roslyn NY

1920-08-21

3rd PGA Championship: Jock Hutchison at Flossmoor CC Flossmoor Ill

1921-09-28

4th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Inwood CC Far Rockaway NY

1922-06-14

5th PGA Championship: Gene Sarazen at Oakmont CC Oakmont Pa

1923-09-29

6th PGA Championship: Gene Sarazen at Pelham CC Pelham NY

1924-05-12

7th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at French Lick CC Ind

1925-09-26

8th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Olympia Fields CC Matteson Ill

1926-09-25

9th PGA Championship: Walter Hagen at Salisbury Golf Club in Westbury, New York

1927-11-05

10th PGA Championship: Water Hagen at Cedar Crest CC Dallas

1928-10-06

11th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Five Farms CC Baltimore

1929-10-06

12th PGA Championship: Leo Diegel at Hillcrest CC Los Angeles

1930-12-07

13th PGA Championship: Tommy Armour at Fresh Meadows CC Flushing

1931-09-19

14th PGA Championship: Tom Creavy at Wannamoisett CC Rumford RI

1932-09-04

15th PGA Championship: Olin Dutra at Keller GC St Paul Minn

1933-08-13

16th PGA Championship: Gene Sarazen at Blue Mound CC Milwaukee

1934-07-29

17th PGA Championship: Paul Runyan at Park CC Williamsville NY

1935-10-22

18th PGA Championship: Johnny Revolta at Twin Hills CC Oklahoma City

1936-11-22

19th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pinehurst CC Pinehurst NC

1937-05-30

20th PGA Championship: Denny Shute at Pittsburgh FC Aspinwall PA

1938-07-16

21st PGA Championship: Paul Runyan at Shawnee CC Shawnee-on-Del Pa

1939-07-17

22nd PGA Championship: Henry Picard at Pomonok CC Flushing NY

1940-09-02

23rd PGA Championship: Byron Nelson at Hershey CC Hershey Pa

1941-07-13

24th PGA Championship: Vic Ghezzi at Cherry Hills CC Denver

1942-05-31

25th PGA Championship: Sam Snead at Seaview CC Atlantic City NJ

1944-08-20

26th PGA Championship: Bob Hamilton at Manito G & CC Spokane Wash

1945-07-15

27th PGA Championship: Byron Nelson at Morraine CC Dayton Ohio

1946-08-25

28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore

1947-06-24

29th PGA Championship: Jim Ferrier at Plum Hollow CC Detroit

1948-05-25

30th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Norwood Hills CC St Louis

1949-05-31

31st PGA Championship: Sam Snead at Hermitage CC Richmond VA

1950-06-27

32nd PGA Championship: Chandler Harper at Scioto CC Columbus Ohio

1951-07-03

33rd PGA Championship: Sam Snead at Oakmont CC Oakmont Pa

1952-06-25

34th PGA Championship: Jim Turnesa at Big Spring CC Louisville

1953-07-07

35th PGA Championship: Walter Burkemo at Birmingham CC Mich

1954-07-27

36th PGA Championship: Chick Herbert at Keller GC St Paul Minn

1955-07-26

37th PGA Championship: Doug Ford at Meadowbrook CC Detroit

1956-07-25

38th PGA Championship: Jack Burke at Blue Hill CC Boston

1957-07-21

39th PGA Championship: Lionel Hebert at Miami Valley GC Dayton Ohio

1958-07-20

40th PGA Championship: Dow Finsterwald shoots a 276 at Llanerch CC PA

1959-08-02

41st PGA Championship: Bob Rosburg shoots a 277 at Minneapolis GC

1960-07-24

42nd PGA Championship: Jay Hebert shoots a 281 at Firestone CC Akron

1961-07-30

43rd PGA Championship: Jerry Barber shoots a 277 at Olympia Fields IL

1962-07-22

44th PGA Championship: Gary Player shoots a 278 at Aronimink GC PA

1963-07-21

45th PGA Championship: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 279 at Dallas AC Dallas

1964-07-19

46th PGA Championship: Bobby Nichols shoots a 271 at Columbus CC Ohio

1965-08-15

47th PGA Championship: Dave Marr shoots a 280 at Laurel Valley GC PA

1966-07-24

48th PGA Championship: Al Geiberger shoots a 280 at Firestone CC Akron

1967-07-24

49th PGA Championship: Don January shoots a 281 at Columbine CC Colo

1968-07-21

50th PGA Championship: Julius Boros shoots a 281 at Pecan Valley TX

1969-08-17

51st PGA Championship: Ray Floyd shoots a 276 at NCR GC Dayton Ohio

1970-08-16

52nd PGA Championship: Dave Stockton shoots 279 at Southern Hills OK

1971-02-28

53rd PGA Championship: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 281 at PGA Natl FL Jack Nicklaus wins his 2nd golf grand slam

1972-08-16

54th PGA Championship: Gary Player shoots a 281 at Oakland Hills Mich

1973-08-12

55th PGA Championship: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 277 at Canterbury Cleve

1974-08-11

56th PGA Championship: Lee Trevino shoots a 276 at Tanglewood NC

1975-08-10

57th PGA Championship: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 276 at Firestone Akron

1976-08-16

58th PGA Championship: Dave Stockton shoots a 281 at Congressional MD

1977-08-14

59th PGA Championship: Lanny Wadkins shoots a 282 at Pebble Beach Cal

1978-08-06

60th PGA Championship: John Mahaffey shoots a 276 at Oakmont CC PA

1979-08-06

61st PGA Championship: David Graham shoots a 272 at Oakland Hills Mich

1980-08-10

62nd PGA Championship: Jack Nicklaus shoots a 274 at Oak Hill NY

1981-08-09

63rd PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots a 273 at Atlanta AC Ga

1982-08-08

64th PGA Championship: Ray Floyd shoots a 272 at Southern Hills Tulsa

1983-08-07

65th PGA Championship: Hal Sutton shoots a 274 at Riviera CC LA

1984-08-19

66th PGA Championship: Lee Trevino shoots a 273 at Shoal Creek Ala

1985-08-11

67th PGA Championship: Hubert Green shoots 278 at Cherry Hills Denver

1986-08-11

68th PGA Championship: Bob Tway shoots a 276 at Inverness Club Toledo

1987-08-09

69th PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots 287 at PGA Natl Palm Beach

1988-08-14

70th PGA Championship: Jeff Sluman shoots a 272 at Oak Tree GC Edmond

1989-08-13

71st PGA Championship: Payne Stewart shoots 276 at Kemper Lakes GC Ill

1990-08-12

72nd PGA Championship: Wayne Grady shoots a 282 at Shoal Creek Ala

1991-08-11

73rd PGA Championship: John Daly shoots a 276 at Crooked Stick Ind

1992-08-16

74th PGA Championship: Nick Price shoots a 278 at Bellerive St Louis

1993-08-15

75th PGA Championship: Paul Azinger shoots a 272 at Inverness Club Oh

1994-08-14

76th PGA Championship: Nick Price shoots a 269 at Southern Hills Tulsa

1995-08-13

77th PGA Championship: Steve Elkington shoots a 267 at Riviera Calif

1996-08-11

78th PGA Championship: Mark Brooks shoots a 277 at Vallhalla GC KY

1997-08-17

79th PGA Championship: Davis Love III shoots a 269 at Winged Foot GC

1998-08-16

80th PGA Championship: Vijay Singh shoots a 271 at Sahalee Country Club

1999-08-15

81st PGA Championship: Tiger Woods shoots a 277 at Medinah Country Club

2000-08-20

82nd PGA Championship: Tiger Woods shoots a 270 at Valhalla Golf Club

2000-08-21

Tiger Woods wins golf's PGA Championship to become the first golfer since Ben Hogan in 1953 to win 3 majors in a calendar year. He ties the to-par record for the PGA (-18) with Bob May, and wins in a playoff

2001-08-19

83rd PGA Championship: David Toms shoots a 265 at Atlanta Athletic Club

2002-08-18

84th PGA Championship: Rich Beem shoots a 278 at Hazeltine National Golf Club

2003-08-17

85th PGA Championship: Shaun Micheel shoots a 276 at Oak Hill Country Club

2004-08-15

86th PGA Championship: Vijay Singh shoots a 280 at Whistling Straits

2005-08-15

87th PGA Championship: Phil Mickelson shoots a 276 at Baltusrol Golf Club

2006-08-20

88th PGA Championship: Tiger Woods shoots a 270 at Medinah Country Club

2007-08-12

89th PGA Championship: Tiger Woods shoots a 272 at Southern Hills Country Club

2008-08-10

90th PGA Championship: Pádraig Harrington shoots a 277 at Oakland Hills Country Club

2009-08-16

91st PGA Championship: Yang Yong-eun shoots a 280 at Hazeltine National Golf Club

2010-08-15

92nd PGA Championship: Martin Kaymer shoots a 277 at Whistling Straits

2011-08-14

93rd PGA Championship: Keegan Bradley shoots a 272 at Atlanta Athletic Club

2012-08-12

94th PGA Championship: Rory McIlroy shoots a 275 at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

2013-05-26

Golfer Matteo Manassero wins the BMW PGA Championship

2013-08-11

95th PGA Championship: Jason Dufner shoots a 270 at Oak Hill Country Club

2016-08-01

Jimmy Walker captures PGA Championship for first major title

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Pga Championship - Notable Birthdays

Steve ElkingtonDec 8, 1962

John DalyApr 28, 1966

Pga Championship - Birthdays
Date Event
1962-12-08

Steve Elkington, Inverell New South Wales, Australian golfer (1995 PGA Championship)

1966-04-28

John Daly, Carmichael California, American golfer (1991 PGA Championship, 1995 Open Championship)


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