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Major Winners in Golf by Year and Tournament

Scroll down to view a chart showing all the men's major winners in golf history. The chart allows you to look up major winners by year, or by tournament.

To view the list of major winners organized in a different way, see our alphabetical list of all golfers who are major championship winners.

If you are looking only for the winners of a specific major, see one of these pages:
Masters winners
U.S. Open winners
British Open winners
PGA Championship winners

The chart below of golf's major winners also allows you to view final scores and read a recap from each major. Click on the name of a golfer to do that.

  Masters U.S. Open British Open PGA Championship
2014 Bubba Watson Martin Kaymer Rory McIlroy Rory McIlroy
2013 Adam Scott Justin Rose Phil Mickelson Jason Dufner
2012 Bubba Watson Webb Simpson Ernie Els Rory McIlroy
2011 Charl Schwartzel Rory McIlroy Darren Clarke Keegan Bradley
2010 Phil Mickelson Graeme McDowell Louis Oosthuizen Martin Kaymer
2009 Angel Cabrera Lucas Glover Stewart Cink Y.E. Yang
2008 Trevor Immelman Tiger Woods Padraig Harrington Padraig Harrington
2007 Zach Johnson Angel Cabrera Padraig Harrington Tiger Woods
2006 Phil Mickelson Geoff Ogilvy Tiger Woods Tiger Woods
2005 Tiger Woods Michael Campbell Tiger Woods Phil Mickelson
2004 Phil Mickelson Retief Goosen Todd Hamilton Vijay Singh
2003 Mike Weir Jim Furyk Ben Curtis Shaun Micheel
2002 Tiger Woods Tiger Woods Ernie Els Rich Beem
2001 Tiger Woods Retief Goosen David Duval David Toms
2000 Vijay Singh Tiger Woods Tiger Woods Tiger Woods
1999 Jose Maria Olazabal Payne Stewart Paul Lawrie Tiger Woods
1998 Mark O'Meara Lee Janzen Mark O'Meara Vijay Singh
1997 Tiger Woods Ernie Els Justin Leonard Davis Love III
1996 Nick Faldo Steve Jones Tom Lehman Mark Brooks
1995 Ben Crenshaw Corey Pavin John Daly Steve Elkington
1994 Jose Maria Olazabal Ernie Els Nick Price Nick Price
1993 Bernhard Langer Lee Janzen Greg Norman Paul Azinger
1992 Fred Couples Tom Kite Nick Faldo Nick Price
1991 Ian Woosnam Payne Stewart Ian Baker-Finch John Daly
1990 Nick Faldo Hale Irwin Nick Faldo Wayne Grady
1989 Nick Faldo Curtis Strange Mark Calcavecchia Payne Stewart
1988 Sandy Lyle Curtis Strange Seve Ballesteros Jeff Sluman
1987 Larry Mize Scott Simpson Nick Faldo Larry Nelson
1986 Jack Nicklaus Raymond Floyd Greg Norman Bob Tway
1985 Bernhard Langer Andy North Sandy Lyle Hubert Green
1984 Ben Crenshaw Fuzzy Zoeller Seve Ballesteros Lee Trevino
1983 Seve Ballesteros Larry Nelson Tom Watson Hal Sutton
1982 Craig Stadler Tom Watson Tom Watson Raymond Floyd
1981 Tom Watson David Graham Bill Rogers Larry Nelson
1980 Seve Ballesteros Jack Nicklaus Tom Watson Jack Nicklaus
1979 Fuzzy Zoeller Hale Irwin Seve Ballesteros David Graham
1978 Gary Player Andy North Jack Nicklaus John Mahaffey
1977 Tom Watson Hubert Green Tom Watson Lanny Wadkins
1976 Raymond Floyd Jerry Pate Johnny Miller Dave Stockton
1975 Jack Nicklaus Lou Graham Tom Watson Jack Nicklaus
1974 Gary Player Hale Irwin Gary Player Lee Trevino
1973 Tommy Aaron Johnny Miller Tom Weiskopf Jack Nicklaus
1972 Jack Nicklaus Jack Nicklaus Lee Trevino Gary Player
1971 Charles Coody Lee Trevino Lee Trevino Jack Nicklaus
1970 Billy Casper Tony Jacklin Jack Nicklaus Dave Stockton
1969 George Archer Orville Moody Tony Jacklin Raymond Floyd
1968 Bob Goalby Lee Trevino Gary Player Julius Boros
1967 Gay Brewer Jack Nicklaus Roberto De Vicenzo Don January
1966 Jack Nicklaus Billy Casper Jack Nicklaus Al Geiberger
1965 Jack Nicklaus Gary Player Peter Thomson Dave Marr
1964 Arnold Palmer Ken Venturi Tony Lema Bobby Nichols
1963 Jack Nicklaus Julius Boros Bob Charles Jack Nicklaus
1962 Arnold Palmer Jack Nicklaus Arnold Palmer Gary Player
1961 Gary Player Gene Littler Arnold Palmer Jerry Barber
1960 Arnold Palmer Arnold Palmer Kel Nagle Jay Hebert
1959 Art Wall Jr. Billy Casper Gary Player Bob Rosburg
1958 Arnold Palmer Tommy Bolt Peter Thomson Dow Finsterwald
1957 Doug Ford Dick Mayer Bobby Locke Lionel Hebert
1956 Jack Burke Jr. Cary Middlecoff Peter Thomson Jack Burke Jr.
1955 Cary Middlecoff Jack Fleck Peter Thomson Doug Ford
1954 Sam Snead Ed Furgol Peter Thomson Chick Harbert
1953 Ben Hogan Ben Hogan Ben Hogan Walter Burkemo
1952 Sam Snead Julius Boros Bobby Locke Jim Turnesa
1951 Ben Hogan Ben Hogan Max Faulkner Sam Snead
1950 Jimmy Demaret Ben Hogan Bobby Locke Chandler Harper
1949 Sam Snead Cary Middlecoff Bobby Locke Sam Snead
1948 Claude Harmon Ben Hogan Henry Cotton Ben Hogan
1947 Jimmy Demaret Lew Worsham Fred Daly Jim Ferrier
1946 Herman Keiser Lloyd Mangrum Sam Snead Ben Hogan
1945 NT NT NT Byron Nelson
1944 NT NT NT Bob Hamilton
1943 NT NT NT NT
1942 Byron Nelson NT NT Sam Snead
1941 Craig Wood Craig Wood NT Vic Ghezzi
1940 Jimmy Demaret Lawson Little NT Byron Nelson
1939 Ralph Guldahl Byron Nelson Dick Burton Henry Picard
1938 Henry Picard Ralph Guldahl Reg Whitcombe Paul Runyan
1937 Byron Nelson Ralph Guldahl Henry Cotton Denny Shute
1936 Horton Smith Tony Manero Alf Padgham Denny Shute
1935 Gene Sarazen Sam Parks Jr. Alf Perry Johnny Revolta
1934 Horton Smith Olin Dutra Henry Cotton Paul Runyan
1933 NT before 1934 Johnny Goodman Denny Shute Gene Sarazen
1932   Gene Sarazen Gene Sarazen Olin Dutra
1931   Billy Burke Tommy Armour Tom Creavy
1930   Bobby Jones Bobby Jones Tommy Armour
1929   Bobby Jones Walter Hagen Leo Diegel
1928   Johnny Farrell Walter Hagen Leo Diegel
1927   Tommy Armour Bobby Jones Walter Hagen
1926   Bobby Jones Bobby Jones Walter Hagen
1925   Willie MacFarlane Jim Barnes Walter Hagen
1924   Cyril Walker Walter Hagen Walter Hagen
1923   Bobby Jones Arthur Havers Gene Sarazen
1922   Gene Sarazen Walter Hagen Gene Sarazen
1921   Jim Barnes Jock Hutchison Walter Hagen
1920   Ted Ray George Duncan Jock Hutchison
1919   Walter Hagen NT Jim Barnes
1918   NT NT NT
1917   NT NT NT
1916   Chick Evans NT Jim Barnes
1915   Jerome Travers NT NT before 1916
1914   Walter Hagen Harry Vardon  
1913   Francis Ouimet J.H. Taylor  
1912   John McDermott Ted Ray  
1911   John McDermott Harry Vardon  
1910   Alex Smith James Braid  
1909   George Sargent J.H. Taylor  
1908   Fred McLeod James Braid  
1907   Alex Ross Arnaud Massy  
1906   Alex Smith James Braid  
1905   Willie Anderson James Braid  
1904   Willie Anderson Jack White  
1903   Willie Anderson Harry Vardon  
1902   Laurie Auchterlonie Sandy Herd  
1901   Willie Anderson James Braid  
1900   Harry Vardon J.H. Taylor  
1899   Willie Smith Harry Vardon  
1898   Fred Herd Harry Vardon  
1897   Joe Lloyd Harold Hilton  
1896   James Foulis Harry Vardon  
1895   Horace Rawlins J.H. Taylor  
1894   NT before 1895 J.H. Taylor  
1893     Willie Auchterlonie  
1892     Harold Hilton  
1891     Hugh Kirkaldy  
1890     John Ball  
1889     Willie Park Jr.  
1888     Jack Burns  
1887     Willie Park Jr.  
1886     David Brown  
1885     Bob Martin  
1884     Jack Simpson  
1883     Willie Fernie  
1882     Bob Ferguson  
1881     Bob Ferguson  
1880     Bob Ferguson  
1879     Jamie Anderson  
1878     Jamie Anderson  
1877     Jamie Anderson  
1876     Bob Martin  
1875     Willie Park Sr.  
1874     Mungo Park  
1873     Tom Kidd  
1872     Young Tom Morris  
1871     NT  
1870     Young Tom Morris  
1869     Young Tom Morris  
1868     Young Tom Morris  
1867     Old Tom Morris  
1866     Willie Park Sr.  
1865     Andrew Strath  
1864     Old Tom Morris  
1863     Willie Park Sr.  
1862     Old Tom Morris  
1861     Old Tom Morris  
1860     Willie Park Sr.  

NT = no tournament that year

Note: If a year is not linked, that means we do not yet have a page for that major. But we are adding those pages over time, so every major ever played will soon be linked in the chart above.

See also:
Playoffs at the major championships

For More About the Majors:
Golf majors
Future majors
Golfers with the most wins in majors

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