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Pga - 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

Phil MickelsonJan 13, 1991

John DalyAug 11, 1991

Tiger WoodsFeb 27, 1992

Nick PriceAug 16, 1992

Steve ElkingtonAug 13, 1995

Greg NormanJun 29, 1997

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Pga - Historical Events
Date Event
1916-01-17

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

1916-01-17

Professional Golfer Association (PGA) forms in NYC

1916-04-10

The Professional Golfers Association of America (PGA) is created in New York City.

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

1922-06-14

Charles Hoffner wins PGA golf tournament

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

1924-07-29

Paul Runyan wins PGA golf championship

1925-05-12

Walter Hagen wins PGA golf tournament

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

1927-11-05

Walter Hagen beats Joe Turnesa for 4th consecutive PGA title

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

1929-12-07

Leo Diegel wins PGA golf tournament

1930-09-13

Tommy Armour wins PGA golf tournament

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

1934-08-19

Paul Runyan wins PGA golf tournament

1935-10-22

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

1935-10-23

Johnny Revolta wins PGA golf tournament

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

1941-04-09

PGA establishes Golf Hall of Fame

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

1945-08-20

Robert Hamilton wins PGA golf tournament

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

1947-06-24

Jim Ferrier wins PGA golf tournament

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

1952-01-19

PGA approves allowing black participants

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

1955-02-17

Mike Souchak sets PGA 72-hole record of 257

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

1959-05-17

Sam Snead sets PGA record for 36 holes at 122

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

1961-11-09

PGA eliminates caucasians only rule

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

1965-08-05

Dave Marr wins PGA title

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

1968-01-28

29th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Chandler Harper

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

1972-08-06

Garry Player wins PGA golf tournament

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

1980-01-22

PGA begins a senior golf tour

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

1983-01-01

PGA inaugurates all-exempt tour

1983-08-07

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

1983-10-16

25th Ryder Cup: US, 14½-13½ at PGA National Golf Club (Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, US)

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

1988-02-14

49th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Gary Player

1988-08-14

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

1989-02-12

50th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Larry Mowry

1989-08-13

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

1990-04-01

Jack Nicklaus wins 1st start on Senior PGA tour

1990-08-12

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

1990-08-15

51st PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Gary Player

1991-01-13

Phil Mickelson wins PGA Northern Telecom Golf Open

1991-04-21

52nd PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Jack Nicklaus

1991-08-11

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

1991-10-11

Chip Beck ties PGA lowest 18 hole score of 59

1992-02-27

Tiger Woods, 16, becomes youngest PGA golfer in 35 years

1992-04-12

53rd PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Lee Trevino

1992-08-16

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

1993-04-18

54th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Tom Wargo

1993-08-15

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

1994-04-17

55th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Lee Trevino wins

1994-08-14

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

1995-04-16

56th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Ray Floyd wins

1995-08-13

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

1996-04-21

57th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Hale Irwin

1996-08-11

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

1996-12-15

Jim Colbert & Bob Murphy wins Diner's Club Senior PGA Golf Matches

1996-12-15

Tom Lehman & Duffy Waldoff wins Diner's Club PGA Golf Matches

1997-04-20

58th PGA Seniors Golf Championship: Hale Irwin

1997-04-20

PGA Seniors Championship

1997-06-29

Greg Norman wins PGA St Jude Classic

1997-08-17

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

1998-04-19

59th PGA Seniors Golf Championship:

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

2003-05-22

In Fort Worth, Texas, Annika Sörenstam becomes the first woman to play the PGA Tour in 58 years.

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

2012-06-03

Tiger Woods' 73rd PGA tour victory equals Jack Nicklaus's record

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

2013-11-27

Tiger Woods is named PGA Tour's player of the year for the 11th time

2014-01-06

Zach Johnson wins the 2014 PGA Tournament of Champions

2016-08-01

Jimmy Walker captures PGA Championship for first major title

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Pga - Notable Birthdays

Walter HagenDec 21, 1892

Leo DiegelApr 27, 1899

Byron NelsonFeb 4, 1912

Sam SneadMay 27, 1912

Ben HoganAug 13, 1912

Arnold Daniel PalmerSep 10, 1929

Gary PlayerNov 1, 1935

Dave StocktonNov 2, 1941

Greg NormanFeb 10, 1955

Nick PriceJan 28, 1957

Payne StewartJan 30, 1957

Wayne GradyJul 26, 1957

Steve ElkingtonDec 8, 1962

John DalyApr 28, 1966

Phil MickelsonJun 16, 1970

Pga - Birthdays
Date Event
1892-12-21

Walter Hagen, Rochester NY, PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19)

1899-04-27

Leo Diegel, Detroit Michigan, American golfer (two-time PGA Champion)

1901-12-23

Gene Sarazen, golfer (PGA 1922, 23, 33)

1902-02-27

Gene Sarazen, Harrison NY, PGA golfer (Masters 1935, US Open 1922, 32)

1912-02-04

Byron Nelson, Fort Worth Tx, PGA golfer (won 19 tournaments in 1945)

1912-05-27

Sam Snead, Hot Springs VA, PGA golfer (PGA-1963, 65, 67, 70, 72, 73)

1912-08-13

Ben Hogan, Dublin Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1950, 51, 53)

1914-03-10

Chandler Harper, golfer (1950 PGA champ)

1920-03-03

Julius Boros, golfer (PGA Champ 1968, US Open 1952, 63)

1923-02-14

Jay Herbert, golfer (1960 PGA winner)

1929-09-10

Arnold Daniel Palmer, Latrobe PA, PGA golfer (1964 Masters)

1929-11-20

Donald Ray January, Plainview TX, PGA golfer (1960 Tucson Open)

1930-07-21

Gene Alec Littler, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (1961 US Open)

1931-03-31

Miller Barber, Shreveport LA, PGA golfer (1968 Byron Nelson Classic)

1931-06-10

Jim [Purvis] Ferree Jr, Pine Bluff NC, PGA golfer (1958 Vancouver)

1931-06-24

Billy Casper, SD Ca, golfer, 3-time PGA Player of Year ('66, '68, '70)

1932-03-19

Gay Robert Brewer, Middletwon OH, PGA golfer (1972 Canadian)

1933-12-09

Orville Moody, Chickasha OK, PGA golfer (1969 US Open)

1934-05-07

Ben Smith, Atlanta GA, PGA golfer (Ralphs Senior Classic-4th)

1934-07-14

[Robert] Lee Elder, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1974 Monsanto Open)

1934-10-03

Harold Ralph Henning, Johannesburg South Africa, PGA golfer (1966 Texas Open)

1934-11-28

Dick Rhyan, Columbus OH, PGA golfer (1994 GTE-5th)

1935-01-17

Jimmy Powell, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1990 Southwestern Bell Classic)

1935-09-28

Bruce Crampton, Sydney Australia, PGA golfer (1961 Milwaukee Open)

1935-10-23

Chi Chi Rodriguez, Rio Piedras PR, PGA golfer (1972 Byron Nelson)

1935-11-01

Gary Player, Johannesburg, South African PGA golfer (Brit Open-1959, 68, 74)

1936-01-14

John Paul Cain, Sweetwater TX, PGA golfer (1989 Greater Grand Rapids)

1936-03-05

Dale Douglass, Wewoka OK, PGA golfer (1970 Phoenix Open)

1936-03-14

Bob Charles, Carterton, New Zealand, PGA golfer (1963 Houston Open)

1936-04-14

Robert Herman Nichols, Louisville KY, PGA golfer (1986 Showdown)

1936-07-20

Butch Baird, Chicago IL, PGA golfer (1961 Waco Turner Open)

1936-10-20

Larry Mowry, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (1987 Crestar Pepsi Senior)

1937-02-22

Tommy Aaron, Gainesville GA, PGA golfer (1973 Masters)

1937-04-23

Don Massengale, Jackson TX, PGA golfer (1966 Bing Crosby Celebrity)

1937-05-20

Dave Hill, Jackson MI, PGA golfer (1967 Memphis)

1937-07-13

Charles Coody, Stamford TX, PGA golfer (1971 Masters)

1937-09-01

Al Geiberger, Red Bluff CA, PGA golfer (1962 Ontario Open)

1937-10-10

Bruce Devlin, Armidale Australia, PGA golfer (1964 St Petersburg Open)

1937-12-10

Don Bies, Cottonwood ID, PGA golfer (1975 Sammy Davis Jr)

1938-01-04

Louis Krebs Graham, Nashville TN, PGA golfer (1975 US Open)

1938-03-07

Homero Blancas, Houston Texas, PGA golfer (1972 Phoenix Open)

1938-10-31

Rives McBee, Denton TX, PGA golfer (1989 RJR Bank One Classic)

1938-12-13

Tom Shaw, Wichita KS, PGA golfer (1969 Doral Open AVCO Golf Classic)

1939-01-27

Mike Hill, Jackson MI, PGA golfer (1977 Ohio Kings Island Open)

1939-05-09

Jim Dent, Augusta GA, PGA golfer (1989 MONY Syracuse Senior)

1939-05-13

Terry Dill, Forth Worth TX, PGA golfer (1992 Bank One Senior Classic)

1939-07-11

Larry Laoretti, Mahopac NJ, PGA golfer (US Seniors Open 1992)

1939-09-14

DeWitt T Weaver Jr, Danville KY, PGA golfer (1972 Southern Open)

1939-10-01

George Archer, SF CA, PGA golfer (1969 Masters Bing Crosby)

1939-10-14

Hugh Delane Thompson, Shreveport LA, PGA golfer (1991 MONY Syracuse)

1939-12-01

Lee Buck Trevino, Dallas Tx, PGA golfer (US Open 1968, 71)

1940-01-01

Jack Kiefer, Columbia PA, PGA golfer (1994 Ralphs Senior Classic)

1940-06-18

Jim Albus, Staten Island NY, PGA golfer (1991 Mazda Senior Players)

1940-06-23

Simon Hobday, Mareking South Africa, PGA golfer (1994 US Senior Open)

1940-10-14

Jesse Carlyle Snead, Hot Springs VA, PGA golfer (1972 Phila Classic)

1941-01-14

C L "Gibby" Gilbert Jr, Chattanooga TN, PGA golfer (1976 Danny Thomas)

1941-03-09

Jim Colbert, Elizabeth NJ, PGA golfer (1969 Monsanto Open)

1941-05-31

Gil [Walter] Morgan, Haddock GA, PGA golfer (1990 Kemper Open)

1941-09-02

Tommy Aycock, Edinburg TX, PGA golfer (1994 Las Vegas Senior-5th)

1941-09-29

Kermit Zarley, Seattle WA, PGA golfer (1970 Canadian Open)

1941-11-02

David Knapp Stockton, San Bernardino CA, PGA golfer (1970 PGA)

1941-11-02

Dave Stockton, San Bernardino California, golfer and two-time PGA Champion (1970, 1976)

1942-08-31

Isao Aoki, Abiko Chiba Japan, PGA golfer (1983 Hawaiian Open)

1942-09-16

Amos Tom Wargo, Marlette MI, PGA golfer (1993 PGA Seniors Champion)

1942-11-09

Thomas Daniel Weiskopf, Massillon OH, PGA golfer (British Open 1973)

1942-11-19

Lawrence Allen Gilbert, Fort Knox KY, PGA golfer (1994 Dallas Reunion)

1942-12-02

Bob E Smith, Sacramento CA, PGA golfer (1993 Yanase Cup)

1943-02-14

Robert J Murphy Jr, Brooklyn NY, PGA golfer (1968 Phila Classic)

1943-02-23

Bobby Wayne Mitchell, Chatham VA, PGA golfer (1971 Cleveland Open)

1943-07-18

Calvin Peete, Detroit MI, PGA golfer (1979 Greater Milwaukee Open)

1943-07-21

Jerry McGee, New Lexingon OH, PGA golfer (1975 Pensacola Open)

1943-09-03

Dave Eichelberger, Waco TX, PGA golfer (1971 Greater Milwaukee Open)

1943-11-13

Robert Jay Sigel, Narberth PA, PGA golfer (1994 GTE West Classic)

1944-01-06

Robert Landers, Tarrant County TX, PGA golfer (Fort Worth-1976, 78, 80)

1944-01-14

Graham Vivian Marsh, Kalgoorlie Australia, PGA golfer (1977 Heritage)

1944-02-14

Bruce Summerhays, St Louis MO, PGA golfer (Provo Open-1966, 91 93)

1944-07-07

Tony Jacklin, Scunthorpe England, PGA golfer (1970 US Open)

1944-10-13

Buddy Allin, Bremerton WA, PGA golfer (1980 NZ Open)

1945-06-03

Hale S Irwin, Joplin MO, PGA golfer (1974 US Open)

1946-09-25

Gilmer Bryan Morgan, Wewoka OK, PGA golfer (1977 BC Open)

1946-12-18

Hubie Green, Birmingham Ala, PGA golfer (US Open 1977)

1946-12-28

Hubie Green, golfer (US Open-1977, PGA-1985)

1947-09-10

Larry Gene Nelson, Ft Payne AL, PGA golfer (1980 Atlanta Classic)

1947-11-04

Edward Matt Dougherty, Chester PA, PGA golfer (1995 Deposit Guaranty)

1948-05-09

John Drayton Mahaffey, Kerrville TX, PGA golfer (1978 PGA Champ)

1948-06-26

Allen Michael Doyle, Woonsocket RI, PGA golfer (1991 Memorial-64th)

1949-01-15

Howard Allen Twitty, Phoenix AZ, PGA golfer (1979 BC Open)

1949-02-01

Jimmy Lee Thorpe, Roxboro NC, PGA golfer (1985 Greater Milwaukee Open)

1949-08-27

Douglas Fred Tewell, Baton Rouge LA, PGA golfer (1980 Sea Pines)

1949-09-04

Thomas Sturges Watson, KC MO, PGA golfer (1975 Byron Nelson)

1949-12-05

Lanny [Jerry Lanston] Wadkins Richmond VA, PGA golfer (1972 Sahara)

1949-12-09

Thomas O Kite Jr, Austin TX, PGA golfer (1978 BC Open, Crosby 1983)

1950-12-31

Robert Bryan Gilder, Corvallis OR, PGA golfer (1980 Canadian Open)

1951-07-18

Bruce Alan Lietzke, Kansas City KS, PGA golfer (1978 Canadian Open)

1951-07-26

Robert Edwin Wadkins, Richmond VA, PGA golfer (1994 Kemper Open-2nd)

1951-08-27

Don [Sheldon George] Pooley Jr, Phoenix AZ, PGA golfer (1980 BC Open)

1951-09-07

Mark R McCumber, Jacksonville FL, PGA golfer (1979 Doral-Eastern)

1951-11-11

Fuzzy [Frank] Zoeller, New Albany IN, PGA golfer (Masters 1981)

1951-12-05

Thomas Warren Purtzer, Des Moines IA, PGA golfer (1977 Glen Campbell)

1952-01-11

Ben Daniel Crenshaw, Austin TX, PGA golfer (1976 Bing Crosby)

1952-02-22

Wayne John Levi, Little Falls NY, PGA golfer (1983 Buick Open)

1952-03-01

David Allen Barr, Kelowna BC, PGA golfer (Atlanta Golf Classic)

1953-03-13

Andy Bean, Lafayette Ga, PGA golfer (Western 1978, Kemper 1978)

1953-04-21

Edward Ray Fiori, Lynwood CA, PGA golfer (1979 Southern Open)

1953-05-25

Donald Albert Weibring Jr, Quincy IL, PGA golfer (1979 Quad Cities)

1953-06-02

Craig Robert Stadler, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (Masters 1982)

1953-09-15

Jerry Page, golfer (largest PGA victory margin)

1953-09-16

Jerry Pate, Macon Ga, PGA golfer (US Open 1976, Canadian Open 1976)

1953-10-25

Mark Will McNulty, Bindwa Zimbabwe, PGA golfer (1982 Danny Thomas-4th)

1953-12-02

Jay Dean Haas, St Louis MO, PGA golfer (1978 Andy Williams-San Diego)

1954-03-03

Keith Carlton Fergus, Temple TX, PGA golfer (1995 Honda Classic-8th)

1954-03-04

Peter Erling Jacobsen, Portland OR, PGA golfer (1990 Bob Hope)

1954-05-05

John Greg Adams, Scottsdale AZ, PGA golfer (1982 Hall of Fame-2nd)

1954-07-01

Michael Daniel Reid, Bainbridge MD, PGA golfer (1987 Seiko Tucson)

1954-12-11

Bradley Dub Bryant, Amarillo TX, PGA golfer (1995 Walt Disney)

1955-01-01

Michael James Sullivan, Gary IN, PGA golfer (1980 Southern Open)

1955-01-30

Curtis Strange, Norfolk VA, PGA golfer (1989 US Open)

1955-02-10

Greg Norman, Queensland, Australia, PGA golfer (1984 Kemper)

1955-04-01

Danny Joe Pohl, Mt Pleasant MI, PGA golfer (1986 Colonial)

1955-06-24

Loren Lloyd Roberts, San Luis Obispo CA, PGA golfer (Nestle-1994, 95)

1955-09-17

Scott William Simpson, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (1987 US Open)

1955-11-24

Scott Mabon Hoch, Raleigh NC, PGA golfer (1982 USF&G Classic)

1956-04-18

David Wayne Edwards, Neosho MO, PGA golfer (1980 Walt Disney)

1956-06-14

Frederick Funk, Takoma Park MD, PGA golfer (1992 Shell Houston Open)

1956-09-12

Charles Henry Beck, Fayetteville NC, PGA golfer (1990 Buick Open 1992)

1957-01-13

Mark Francis O'Meara, Goldsboro NC, PGA golfer (1984 Greater Milw)

1957-01-20

Leonard C Clements, Cherry Point NC, PGA golfer (1994 Bob Hope-2nd)

1957-01-28

Nick Price, Durban South Africa, PGA golfer (1991 Byron Nelson Classic)

1957-01-30

William Payne Stewart, Springfield Missouri, PGA golfer (1983 Walt Disney)

1957-04-01

Donald William Hammond, Frederick MD, PGA golfer (1986 Bob Hope)

1957-07-18

Nicholas Alexander Faldo, England, PGA golfer (1992 British Open)

1957-07-26

Wayne Grady, Brisbane, Australia, PGA golfer (1990 PGA Champion)

1957-09-11

Jeffrey George Sluman, Rochester NY, PGA golfer (1988 PGA Champ)

1957-09-13

Mark Charles Wiebe, Seaside OR, PGA golfer (1985 Anheuser-Busch)

1957-09-15

Fulton Peter Allem, Kroonstad South Africa, PGA golfer (1993 SW Bell)

1957-09-22

Philip Arnold Blackmar, San Diego CA, PGA golfer (1988 Provident)

1957-10-02

John Neuman Cook, Toledo OH, PGA golfer (1981 Bing Crosby)

1957-12-31

David Allen Ogrin, Waukegan IL, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson-2nd)

1958-02-09

Alexander W B Lyle, Shrewsbury England, PGA golfer (1988 Phoenix Open)

1958-02-16

John Paul Morse, Marshall MI, PGA golfer (1995 United Airlines)

1958-03-30

Joseph Paul Sindelar, Ft Knox KY, PGA golfer (BC Open-1985, 87)

1958-04-14

Michael Patrick Hulbert, Elmira NY, PGA golfer (1989 BC Open)

1958-04-28

Hal Evan Sutton, Shreveport LA, PGA golfer (1982 Walt Disney)

1958-05-31

Gary George Hallberg, Berwyn IL, PGA golfer (1983 Andy Williams)

1958-07-15

Daniel Bruce Forsman, Rhinelander WI, PGA golfer (1992 Buick Open)

1958-07-23

Kenneth J Green, Danbury CT, PGA golfer (1985 Buick Open)

1958-08-13

David W Feherty, Bangor N Ireland, PGA golfer (1994 New England-2nd)

1958-08-27

Yoshinori Mizumaki, Tokyo Japan, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson-2nd)

1958-09-23

Larry Hogan Mize, Augusta GA, PGA golfer (1987 Masters)

1958-10-17

Blaine McCallister, Ft Stockton TX, PGA golfer (1989 Honda Classic)

1958-10-28

Jay Don Blake, St George UT, PGA golfer (1991 Shearson Lehman Open)

1958-10-31

Russell Earl Cochran, Paducah KY, PGA golfer (1991 Centel Western)

1958-12-27

Steven Glen Jones, Artesia NM, PGA golfer (1988 AT&T Pebble Beach)

1958-12-29

Curt Allen Byrum, Onida SD, PGA golfer (1989 Hardee's Golf Classic)

1959-02-23

John Arthur Wilson, Ceres CA, PGA golfer (1994 Anheuser-Busch-4th)

1959-03-07

Thomas Edward Lehman, Austin MN, PGA golfer (1994 Memorial Tournament)

1959-05-04

Robert Raymond Tway, Oklahoma City OK, PGA golfer (1986 Shearson)

1959-05-07

Robin L Freeman, St Charles MO, PGA golfer (1993 Northern Telecom-3rd)

1959-06-29

Edward F Humenik, Detroit MI, PGA golfer (1994 Kmart Greater-2nd)

1959-07-29

Brian James Claar, Santa Monica CA, PGA golfer (1991 AT&T-2nd)

1959-09-01

Keith Allen Clearwater, Long Beach CA, PGA golfer (1987 Colonial Natl)

1959-09-11

David Laurence Frost, Cape Town South Africa, PGA golfer (1988 Southern Open)

1959-10-03

Frederick Stephen Couples, Seattle WA, PGA golfer (1983 Kemper Open)

1959-11-16

Corey Allen Pavin, Oxnard CA, PGA golfer (1995 US Open)

1959-12-11

Jean-Louis Lamarre, La Prairie Que, golfer (Quebec PGA-1982, 85)

1960-01-06

Paul William Azinger, Holyoke MA, PGA golfer (1987 Phoenix Open)

1960-04-23

Joseph Martin Mudd, Louisville KY, PGA golfer (1988 Federal Express)

1960-04-29

William Lee Glasson Jr, Fresno CA, PGA golfer (1985 Kemper Open)

1960-05-21

Mark Kevin Carnevale, Annapolis MD, PGA golfer (1992 Chattanooga)

1960-06-12

Mark John Calcavecchia, Laurel NE, PGA golfer (1987 Honda Classic)

1960-08-10

[James] Kenneth Perry, Elizabethtown KY, PGA golfer (1991 Memorial)

1960-10-12

Stephen Brent Lowery, Birmingham AL, PGA golfer (1994 Sprint)

1960-10-17

James Patrick Delsing, St Louis MO, PGA golfer (1993 New England-2nd)

1960-10-24

Ian Baker-Finch, Nambour Queensland, PGA golfer (1991 British Open)

1960-11-02

Robert Harold Lohr, Cincinnati OH, PGA golfer (1988 Walt Disney)

1960-11-10

Lee Cross Rinker, Stuart FL, PGA golfer (1995 Greater Milwaukee-6th)

1961-03-24

James T Gallagher Jr, Johnstown PA, PGA golfer (1990 Greater Milw)

1961-03-25

Mark David Brooks, Fort Worth TX, PGA golfer (1994 Kemper Open)

1961-05-26

Stephen Robert Pate, Ventura CA, PGA golfer (1987 Southwest Classic)

1961-06-01

Johnny Ray Huston, Mt Vernon IL, PGA golfer (1990 Honda Classic)

1961-06-24

Jim Laver Carter, Spring Lake NC, PGA golfer (1995 Anheuser-Busch)

1961-08-01

Bradford John Faxon Jr, Oceanport NJ, PGA golfer (1986 Provident)

1961-09-03

Brian Thomas Kamm, Rochester NY, PGA golfer (1994 Bell Canadian-6th)

1961-09-24

Dillard Pruitt, Greenville SC, PGA golfer (1991 Chattanooga Classic)

1961-09-27

Christopher J Perry, Edenton NC, PGA golfer (1987 Kemper Open-2nd)

1961-11-22

Joel Ashley Edwards, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1992 BC Open-2nd)

1962-03-17

Patrick Thomas Burke, Hollywood FL, PGA golfer (1992 BellSouth-6th)

1962-03-29

Kirk Alan Triplett, Moses Lake WA, PGA golfer (1992 Shell Houston-2nd)

1962-05-22

Andrew Donald Magee, Paris France, PGA golfer (1988 Pensacola Open)

1962-07-02

Brandel Eugene Chamblee, St Louis MO, PGA golfer (1994 Honda-3rd)

1962-08-20

Duffy James Joseph Waldorf Jr, LA CA, PGA golfer (1995 LaCantera Tx)

1962-08-22

Gene Craig Sauers, Savannah GA, PGA golfer (1986 Bank of Boston)

1962-08-28

Richard Elliott Fehr, Seattle WA, PGA golfer (1986 BC Open)

1962-09-13

Grady Neal Lancaster, Smithfield NC, PGA golfer (1994 Byron Nelson)

1962-09-27

Dennis Paulson, San Gabriel CA, PGA golfer (1994 Freeport-McMoRan-4th)

1962-11-26

John Samuel Inman, Greensboro NC, PGA golfer (1993 Buick South Open)

1962-12-08

Stephen John Elkington, Inverell Australia, PGA golfer (1990 Kmart)

1962-12-08

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

1962-12-17

Rocco Anthony Mediate, Greensburg PA, PGA golfer (1991 Doral-Ryder)

1963-02-22

Vijay Singh, Lautoka Fiji, PGA golfer (1993 Buick Classic)

1963-06-07

Steven David Rintoul, Bowral Australia, PGA golfer (1994 Buick-2nd)

1963-10-19

Brian H Henniger, Sacramento CA, PGA golfer (1994 Deposit Guaranty)

1963-11-17

Marco T Dawson, Freising Germany, PGA golfer (1995 Greater Milw-2nd)

1964-01-25

William Thomas Andrade, Fall River MA, PGA golfer (1991 Kemper Open)

1964-01-27

Woody Austin, Tampa FL, PGA golfer (1995 Buick Open)

1964-01-28

Emlyn Aubrey, PGA golfer (1995 Nestles-25th)

1964-02-20

Jeffrey Allan Maggert, Columbia MO, PGA golfer (1993 Walt Disney)

1964-04-04

Gregory Thomas Kraft, Detroit MI, PGA golfer (1993 Walt Disney-2nd)

1964-04-13

Davis Milton Love III, Charlotte NC, PGA golfer (1987 MCI Heritage)

1964-05-02

Kelly Michael Gibson, New Orleans LA, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope-7th)

1964-05-19

Michael Dean Standly, Abilene TX, PGA golfer (1993 Freeport-McMoRan)

1964-06-20

Paul David Goydos, Long Beach CA, PGA golfer (1994 BC Open-7th)

1964-07-09

Scott Rachal Verplank, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1985 Western Open)

1964-07-14

Brett J Ogle, Paddington Austral, PGA golfer (1993 AT&T Pebble Beach)

1964-08-11

Grant Osten Waite, Palmerston NZ, PGA golfer (1993 Kemper Open)

1964-08-28

Lee MacLeod Janzen, Austin MN, PGA golfer (1993 US Open)

1964-09-04

Guy Donald Boros, Ft Laud FL, PGA golfer (1994 Deposit Guaranty-3rd)

1964-09-09

Skip [Jules I] Kendall, Milwaukee WI, PGA golfer (1993 Intl-8th)

1964-11-25

Nolan Jay Henke, Battle Creek MI, PGA golfer (1990 BC Open)

1965-02-05

James David McGovern, Teaneck NJ, PGA golfer (1993 Shell Houston Open)

1965-03-07

Jesper Bo Parnevik, Stockholm Sweden, PGA golfer (1995 Nestle-5th)

1965-05-28

Michael Charles Brisky, Brownsville TX, PGA golfer (1995 Buick-2nd)

1965-07-10

Scott Michael McCarron, Sacramento CA, PGA golfer (1995 Las Vegas-3rd)

1965-11-03

Michael Paul Springer, SF CA, PGA golfer (1994 Greater Milwaukee)

1965-11-16

Glen Edward Day, Mobile AL, PGA golfer (1994 Anheuser-Busch-2nd)

1965-12-17

Scott Edward Gump, Rockledge FL, PGA golfer (1991 International-2nd)

1966-02-02

Bob Alan Estes, Graham TX, PGA golfer (1994 Texas Open)

1966-02-14

Clark Sherwood Dennis, Houston Texas, PGA golfer (1990 Hawaiian Open-3rd)

1966-04-28

John Patrick Daly, Sacramento CA, PGA golfer (1995 British Open)

1966-04-28

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

1966-07-17

Michael John Bradley, Largo FL, PGA golfer (1993 Kemper Open-3rd)

1966-08-06

William Fred Mayfair, Phoenix AZ, PGA golfer (1993 Greater Milw Open)

1966-09-01

Stephane Talbot, Greenfield Park Que, golfer (1992 Quebec PGA)

1966-10-21

Thomas Louis Tolles Jr, Ft Myers FL, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope-3rd)

1966-11-23

Jerry Kelly, Madison WI, PGA golfer (1993 Nike Cleveland Open-2nd)

1966-12-01

Craig David Parry, Sunshine Victoria, PGA golfer (1994 Honda-2nd)

1966-12-08

Douglas Allan Martin, Bluffton OH, PGA golfer (1995 Buick-2nd)

1967-01-04

David Wayne Toms, Monroe LA, PGA golfer (1992 Northern Telecom-3rd)

1967-01-15

Ted N Tryba, Wilkes-Barre PA, PGA golfer (1995 Anheuser-Busch Golf)

1967-01-17

William Michael Heinen Jr, Rayne LA, PGA golfer (1994 Shell Houston)

1967-02-23

Steven C Stricker, Edgerton WI, PGA golfer (1994 Northern Telecom-2nd)

1967-12-18

Charles Christopher Rymer, Cleveland TN, PGA golfer (1995 Shell-3rd)

1968-05-05

Robert David Burns, Mission Hills CA, PGA golfer (1994 Buick-5th)

1968-07-21

Robert Anthony Gamez, Las Vegas NV, PGA golfer (1990 Nestle)

1968-07-31

David Bradley Stockton Jr, Redlands CA, PGA golfer (1994 Canon-3rd)

1968-08-23

Christian Dean DiMarco, Huntington NY, PGA golfer (1994 Deposit-3rd)

1969-07-15

Richard Fletcher Pride III, Tuscaloosa AL, PGA golfer (1994 Fed Exp)

1969-07-26

Patrick Alfred Bates, St Louis MO, PGA golfer (1994 NIKE Dakota Open)

1969-10-17

Theodore Ernest Els, Johannesburg South Africa, PGA golfer (1994 US Open)

1969-12-02

Paul Francis Stankowski, Oxnard CA, PGA golfer (1994 Las Vegas-5th)

1970-05-12

James Michael Furyk, West Chester PA, PGA golfer (1994 Las Vegas-5th)

1970-06-16

Phil Mickelson, San Diego California, PGA golfer (five-time major winner)

1970-08-02

Jonathan Andrew Kaye, Denver CO, PGA golfer (1995 Quad City-2nd)

1971-05-01

Stuart Appleby, Cohuna Australia, Nike golfer (1994 Victorian PGA)

1971-11-09

David Robert Duval, Jacksonville FL, PGA golfer (1995 Bob Hope)

1972-06-15

Justin C G Leonard, Dallas TX, PGA golfer (1994 Anheuser-Busch-3rd)

1973-10-25

Joe Angel Acosta Jr, SD CA, PGA golfer (1995 Greater Milwaukee-3rd)

1975-12-30

Eldrick Tont 'Tiger' Woods, Cypress California, golfer (16 Majors and 74 PGA wins)

1975-12-30

Tiger Woods, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10

Pga - Notable Weddings

Ben HoganApr 14, 1935

Sam SneadAug 12, 1940

Pga - Weddings
Date Event
1935-04-14

PGA golfer Ben Hogan (22) weds Valerie Fox in Cleburne, Texas

1940-08-12

PGA golfer Sam Snead (28) weds high school sweetheart Audrey Karnes

2011-01-15

PGA golfer Hunter Mahan (28) weds former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader Kandi Harris in Dallas, Texas

Pga - Notable Deaths

Walter HagenOct 6, 1969

Pga - Deaths
Date Event
1969-10-06

Walter Hagen, US PGA golfer (US Open 1914, 19), dies at 76

2007-01-02

Don Massengale, American PGA Tour golf player (b. 1937)


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