PGA Championship Past Champions

Year Champion Country Venue Location of venue Winner's Score
2015 Jason Day Australia Whistling Straits, Straits Course Kohler, Wisconsin 268
2014 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland Valhalla Golf Club Louisville, Kentucky 268
2013 Jason Dufner United States Oak Hill, East Course Rochester, New York 270
2012 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland Kiawah Island Golf Resort, The Ocean Course Kiawah Island, South Carolina 275
2011 Keegan Bradley  United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course Duluth, Georgia 272
2010 Martin Kaymer Germany Whistling Straits, Straits Course Kohler, Wisconsin 72-68-67-70=277 (−11)
2009 Yang Yong-eun South Korea Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska, Minnesota 73-70-67-70=280 (−8)
2008 Pádraig Harrington  Ireland Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Township, Michigan 71-74-66-66-277 (-3)
2007 Tiger Woods  United States Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 71-63-69-69-272 (-8)
2006 Tiger Woods  United States Medinah Country Club, Medinah, Illinois 69-68-65-68-270 (-18)
2005 Phil Mickelson  United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield, New Jersey 67-65-72-72-276 (-4)
2004 Vijay Singh  Fiji Whistling Straits, Straits Course Kohler, Wisconsin 67-68-69-76-280 (-8)
2003 Shaun Micheel  United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Rochester, New York 69-68-69-70-276 (-4)
2002 Rich Beem  United States Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska, Minnesota 72-66-72-68-278 (-10)
2001 David Toms  United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course Duluth, Georgia 66-65-65-69-265 (-15)
2000 Tiger Woods  United States Valhalla Golf Club Louisville, Kentucky 66-67-70-67-270 (-18)
1999 Tiger Woods  United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 Medinah, Illinois 70-67-68-72-277 (-11)
1998 Vijay Singh  Fiji Sahalee Country Club Sammamish, Washington 70-66-67-68-271 (-9)
1997 Davis Love III  United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 66-71-66-66-269 (-11)
1996 Mark Brooks  United States Valhalla Golf Club Louisville, Kentucky 68-70-69-70-277 (-11)
1995 Steve Elkington  Australia Riviera Country Club Pacific Palisades, California 68-67-68-64-267 (-17)
1994 Nick Price  Zimbabwe Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 67-65-70-67-269 (-11)
1993 Paul Azinger  United States Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 69-66-69-68-272 (-12)
1992 Nick Price  Zimbabwe Bellerive Country Club St. Louis, Missouri 70-70-68-70-278 (-6)
1991 John Daly  United States Crooked Stick Golf Club Carmel, Indiana 69-67-69-71-276 (-12)
1990 Wayne Grady  Australia Shoal Creek Golf and Country Club Birmingham, Alabama 72-67-72-71-282 (-6)
1989 Payne Stewart  United States Kemper Lakes Golf Club Long Grove, Illinois 74-66-69-67-276 (-12)
1988 Jeff Sluman  United States Oak Tree Golf Club Edmond, Oklahoma 69-70-68-65-272 (-12)
1987 Larry Nelson  United States PGA National Resort & Spa Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 70-72-73-72-287 (-1)
1986 Bob Tway  United States Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 72-70-64-70-276 (-8)
1985 Hubert Green  United States Cherry Hills Country Club Cherry Hills Village, Colorado 67-69-70-72-278 (-10)
1984 Lee Trevino  United States Shoal Creek Golf and Country Club Birmingham, Alabama 69-68-67-69-273 (-15)
1983 Hal Sutton  United States Riviera Country Club Pacific Palisades, California 65-66-72-71-274 (-10)
1982 Raymond Floyd  United States Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 63-69-68-72-272 (-8)
1981 Larry Nelson  United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course Duluth, Georgia 70-66-66-71-273 (-7)
1980 Jack Nicklaus  United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Rochester, New York 70-69-66-69-274 (-6)
1979 David Graham  Australia Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Township, Michigan 69-68-70-65-272 (-8)
1978 John Mahaffey  United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 75-67-68-66-276 (-8)
1977 Lanny Wadkins  United States Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 69-71-72-70-282 (-3)
1976 Dave Stockton  United States Congressional Country Club, Blue Course Bethesda, Maryland 70-72-69-70-281 (+1)
1975 Jack Nicklaus  United States Firestone Country Club, South Course Akron, Ohio 70-68-67-71-276 (-4)
1974 Lee Trevino  United States Tanglewood Park, Championship Course Clemmons, North Carolina 73-66-68-69-276 (-4)
1973 Jack Nicklaus  United States Canterbury Golf Club Beachwood, Ohio 72-68-68-69-277 (-7)
1972 Gary Player  South Africa Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 71-71-67-72-281 (+1)
1971 Jack Nicklaus  United States PGA National Golf Club Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 69-69-70-73-281 (-7)
1970 Dave Stockton  United States Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 70-70-66-73-279 (-1)
1969 Raymond Floyd  United States NCR Country Club, South Course Dayton, Ohio 69-66-67-74-276 (-8)
1968 Julius Boros  United States Pecan Valley Golf Club San Antonio, Texas 71-71-70-69-281 (+1)
1967 Don January  United States Columbine Country Club Columbine Valley, Colorado 71-72-70-68-281 (-7)
1966 Al Geiberger  United States Firestone Country Club, South Course Akron, Ohio 68-72-68-72-280 (E)
1965 Dave Marr  United States Laurel Valley Golf Club Ligonier, Pennsylvania 70-69-70-71-280 (-4)
1964 Bobby Nichols  United States Columbus Country Club Columbus, Ohio 64-71-69-67-271 (-9)
1963 Jack Nicklaus  United States Dallas Athletic Club, Blue Course Dallas, Texas 69-73-69-68-279 (-5)
1962 Gary Player  South Africa Aronimink Golf Club Newtown Square, Pennsylvania 72-67-69-70-278 (-2)
1961 Jerry Barber  United States Olympia Fields Country Club Olympia Fields, Illinois 69-67-71-70-277 (-3)
1960 Jay Hebert  United States Firestone Country Club, South Course Akron, Ohio 72-67-72-70-281 (+1)
1959 Bob Rosburg  United States Minneapolis Golf Club Minneapolis, Minnesota 71-72-68-66-277 (-3)
1958 Dow Finsterwald  United States Llanerch Country Club Havertown, Pennsylvania 67-72-70-67-276 (-14)
PGA Championship Playoff Runner-up:
  1. Chris DiMarco and Justin Leonard (both United States)
  2. Bob May (United States)
  3. Kenny Perry (United States)
  4. Colin Montgomerie (Scotland)
  5. Greg Norman (Australia)
  6. Lanny Wadkins (United States)
  7. Ben Crenshaw (United States)
  8. Tom Watson and Jerry Pate (both United States)
  9. Gene Littler (United States)
  10. Don Massengale (United States)
  11. s Don January (United States)

PGA Championship Matchplay Era Winners

Year Champion Country Runner-up Margin Venue Location of venue
1957 Lionel Hebert  United States Dow Finsterwald 2 & 1 Miami Valley Golf Club Dayton, Ohio
1956 Jack Burke, Jr.  United States Ted Kroll 3 & 2 Blue Hill Country Club Canton, Massachusetts
1955 Doug Ford  United States Cary Middlecoff 4 & 3 Meadowbrook Country Club Detroit
1954 Chick Harbert  United States Walter Burkemo 4 & 3 Keller Golf Club Saint Paul
1953 Walter Burkemo  United States Felice Torza 2 & 1 Birmingham Country Club Birmingham, Michigan
1952 Jim Turnesa  United States Chick Harbert 1 up Big Spring Country Club Louisville
1951 Sam Snead  United States Walter Burkemo 7 & 6 Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1950 Chandler Harper  United States Henry Williams, Jr. 4 & 3 Scioto Country Club Columbus, Ohio
1949 Sam Snead  United States Johnny Palmer 3 & 2 Hermitage Country Club Richmond, Virginia
1948 Ben Hogan  United States Mike Turnesa 7 & 6 Norwood Hills Country Club St. Louis, Missouri
1947 Jim Ferrier  Australia Chick Harbert 2 & 1 Plum Hollow Country Club Detroit, Michigan
1946 Ben Hogan  United States Ed Oliver 6 & 4 Portland Golf Club Portland, Oregon
1945 Byron Nelson  United States Sam Byrd 4 & 3 Moraine Country Club Dayton, Ohio
1944 Bob Hamilton  United States Byron Nelson 1 up Manito Golf and Country Club Spokane, Washington
1943 Not held due to World War II
1942 Sam Snead  United States Jim Turnesa 2 & 1 Seaview Country Club Atlantic City, New Jersey
1941 Vic Ghezzi  United States Byron Nelson 38 holes Cherry Hills Country Club Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
1940 Byron Nelson  United States Sam Snead 1 up Hershey Country Club, West Course Hershey, Pennsylvania
1939 Henry Picard  United States Byron Nelson 37 holes Pomonok Country Club Flushing, New York
1938 Paul Runyan  United States Sam Snead 8 & 7 The Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort Smithfield Township, Pennsylvania
1937 Denny Shute  United States Harold McSpaden 37 holes Pittsburgh Field Club O'Hara Township, Pennsylvania
1936 Denny Shute  United States Jimmy Thomson 3 & 2 Pinehurst Resort, No. 2 Course Pinehurst, North Carolina
1935 Johnny Revolta  United States Tommy Armour 5 & 4 Twin Hills Golf & Country Club Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1934 Paul Runyan  United States Craig Wood 38 holes The Park Country Club Williamsville, New York
1933 Gene Sarazen  United States Willie Goggin 5 & 4 Blue Mound Golf & Country Club Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
1932 Olin Dutra  United States Frank Walsh 4 & 3 Keller Golf Club Saint Paul, Minnesota
1931 Tom Creavy  United States Denny Shute 2 & 1 Wannamoisett Country Club Rumford, Rhode Island
1930 Tommy Armour  United States Gene Sarazen 1 up Fresh Meadow Country Club Great Neck, New York
1929 Leo Diegel  United States Johnny Farrell 6 & 4 Hillcrest Country Club Los Angeles, California
1928 Leo Diegel  United States Al Espinosa 6 & 5 Baltimore Country Club, East Course Timonium, Maryland
1927 Walter Hagen  United States Joe Turnesa 1 up Cedar Crest Country Club Dallas, Texas
1926 Walter Hagen  United States Leo Diegel 5 & 3 Salisbury Golf Club, Red Course East Meadow, New York
1925 Walter Hagen  United States Bill Mehlhorn 6 & 5 Olympia Fields Country Club Olympia Fields, Illinois
1924 Walter Hagen  United States Jim Barnes 2 up French Lick Springs Resort, Hill Course French Lick, Indiana
1923 Gene Sarazen  United States Walter Hagen 38 holes Pelham Country Club Pelham Manor, New York
1922 Gene Sarazen  United States Emmet French 4 & 3 Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1921 Walter Hagen  United States Jim Barnes 3 & 2 Inwood Country Club Inwood, New York
1920 Jock Hutchison  United States J. Douglas Edgar 1 up Flossmoor Country Club Flossmoor, Illinois
1919 Jim Barnes  United States Fred McLeod 6 & 5 Engineers Country Club Roslyn Harbor, New York
1917-1918: Not held due to World War I
1916 Jim Barnes  United States Jock Hutchison 1 up Siwanoy Country Club Eastchester, New York

PGA Championship Multiple and Consecutive Champions

Golfer Country Total Years
Walter Hagen  USA 5 1921, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927
Jack Nicklaus  USA 5 1963, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1980
Tiger Woods  USA 4 1999, 2000, 2006, 2007
Gene Sarazen  USA 3 1922, 1923, 1933
Sam Snead  USA 3 1942, 1949, 1951
Jim Barnes  USA 2 1916, 1919
Leo Diegel  USA 2 1928, 1929
Denny Shute  USA 2 1936, 1937
Paul Runyan  USA 2 1934, 1938
Byron Nelson  USA 2 1940, 1945
Ben Hogan  USA 2 1946, 1948
Gary Player  RSA 2 1962, 1972
Dave Stockton  USA 2 1970, 1976
Raymond Floyd  USA 2 1969, 1982
Lee Trevino  USA 2 1974, 1984
Larry Nelson  USA 2 1981, 1987
Nick Price  ZIM 2 1992, 1994
Vijay Singh  FIJ 2 1998, 2004
Rory McIlroy  NIR 2 2012, 2014

PGA Championship Champions by Nationality

Rank Nation Wins Winners
1  United States 78 54
2  Australia 4 4
T3  South Africa 2 1
 Zimbabwe 2 1
 Fiji 2 1
T6  Germany 1 1
 Ireland 1 1
 South Korea 1 1

PGA Championship Match Play Era Details

Years Field Size Qualification 18 hole rounds
1916–21 32 sectional*  
1922 64 sectional 1st round
1923 64 sectional  
1924–34 32 36 hole qualifier  
1935–41 64 36 hole qualifier 1st two rounds
1942–45 32 36 hole qualifier  
1946–55 64 36 hole qualifier 1st two rounds
1956 128 sectional 1st five rounds
1957 128 sectional 1st five rounds, consolation matches (3rd-8th place)

PGA Championship Future Sites

Year Edition Course City State Dates
2011 93rd Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course Johns Creek Georgia August 11–14
2012 94th Kiawah Island Golf Resort, The Ocean Course Kiawah Island South Carolina August 9–12
2013 95th Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Pittsford New York August
2014 96th Valhalla Golf Club Louisville Kentucky August
2015 97th Whistling Straits, Straits Course Kohler Wisconsin August
2016 98th Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield New Jersey July 28- 31
2017 99th Quail Hollow Club Charlotte North Carolina August