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Encyclopedia > Senior PGA Championship

The Senior PGA Championship is one of the major championships in men's senior golf. It is administered by the Professional Golfers' Association of America and is recognised as a major championship by both the Champions Tour and the European Seniors Tour. It was founded in 1937, and the inaugural event was played at Augusta National Golf Club. The lower age limit is 50, which is the standard limit for men's senior professional golf tournaments. In the past the event has had long spells of playing on a single host course, but currently it is played on a different course each year. Mens professional senior golf is for players aged fifty and above. ... Golfer teeing off at the start of a hole Golf is an outdoor game where individual players or teams play a small ball into a hole using various clubs. ... Founded in 1916, the Professional Golfers Association of America is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, United States and claims to be the largest working sports organization in the world with more than 27,000 members. ... The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ... The European Seniors Tour is a professional tour for male golfers aged 50 and over. ... Augusta National Golf Club, a private golf club in Augusta, Georgia, is one of the most famous and exclusive golf clubs in North America. ...


Winners

This list of winners is incomplete.

Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Frank Urban Fuzzy Zoeller, Jr. ... There are at least four notable people called Tom Watson Tom Watson, the golfer Tom Watson, manager of Liverpool F.C. from 1896 to 1915 Tom Watson, the British politician Thomas E. Watson, the American Populist leader This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Lee Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is a professional American golfer. ... Lee Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is a professional American golfer. ... Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio), also known as The Golden Bear, was a major force in professional golf from the 1960s to the late 1990s, and is regarded by many as the greatest golfer of all time. ... Gary Player (born November 1, 1935) is a South African Professional golfer. ... Gary Player (born November 1, 1935) is a South African Professional golfer. ... Juan Chi-Chi Rodriguez (born October 23, 1935 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico) is the first Puerto Rican to be inducted into the PGAs World Golf Hall of Fame. ... Gary Player (born November 1, 1935) is a South African Professional golfer. ... Peter Thomson (born Melbourne 1929) is an Australian golfer. ... Arnold Daniel Palmer (b. ... Don January (November 29, 1929) is an American professional golfer. ... Miller Barber (born March 31, 1931 Shreveport, Louisiana) was an American professional golfer who enjoyed significant success on the PGA Tour in the 1960s and 1970s and a greater degree of success on the Senior PGA Tour (now the Champions Tour) in the 1980s. ... Arnold Daniel Palmer (b. ... Don January (November 29, 1929) is an American professional golfer. ... Julius Boros (1920 - 1994) was a professional golfer. ... Roberto DeVicenzo (Born April 14, 1923) -- Perhaps the archetypal international golfer of the 1950s, he won an astonishing 230 tournaments worldwide in his career, including four on the PGA Tour and the 1967 British Open. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Julius Boros (1920 - 1994) was a professional golfer. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Gene Sarazen (February 27, 1902 - May 13, 1999) is one of the few golfers to win all the Grand Slam titles in his career, including 1922 US Open 1922 PGA Championship 1923 PGA Championship 1932 US Open 1932 British Open 1933 PGA Championship 1935 The Masters Winner of 32 PGA...

Multiple winners

The following men had more than one win in the Senior PGA Championship after the 2004 tournament:

Samuel Jackson Snead (May 27, 1912 - May 23, 2002) was one of the top golfers in the world. ... Gary Player (born November 1, 1935) is a South African Professional golfer. ... Hale Irwin (born June 3, 1945 in Joplin, Missouri) is an American golfer. ... Gene Sarazen (February 27, 1902 - May 13, 1999) is one of the few golfers to win all the Grand Slam titles in his career, including 1922 US Open 1922 PGA Championship 1923 PGA Championship 1932 US Open 1932 British Open 1933 PGA Championship 1935 The Masters Winner of 32 PGA... Don January (November 29, 1929) is an American professional golfer. ... Arnold Daniel Palmer (b. ... Lee Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is a professional American golfer. ...

External link

Official site (http://www.pga.com/seniorpga/2005/)


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