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Encyclopedia > Stanford St. Jude Championship

The FedEx St. Jude Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. It has been played annually in May in Memphis, Tennessee on the course at the Tournament Players Club at Southwind since 1989. It has been announced that the Stanford Financial Group will take over as the tournament's title sponsor in 2007, and the tournament will be renamed to the Stanford St. Jude Championship. Greg Norman on the 18th tee at St Andrews. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The River City, The Bluff City, M-Town Location Location in Shelby County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Tennessee Shelby County Mayor W. W. Herenton (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 294. ...


FedEx Corporation is the sponsor of the tournament. All proceeds from the tournament are donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. FedEx (NYSE: FDX), properly FedEx Corporation, is a company that offers overnight courier, ground, heavy freight, document copying and logistics services. ... St Jude Childrens Research Hospital is a world class hospital and medical research facility in Memphis Tennessee. ...


The 2006 purse is $5,200,000, with $936,000 going to the winner.


The tournament was founded in 1958 as the Memphis Open and was played annually at Colonial Country Club in Cordova, Tennessee until 1989. In 1969, actor Danny Thomas agreed to lend his name to the tournament in exchange for his St. Jude Hospital becoming the tournament's charity. Accordingly, the tournament changed its name the next year to the Danny Thomas Classic. In 1977, President Gerald Ford, who had just left office, hit a hole-in-one at the tournament's Celebrity Pro-Am. The same year, Al Geiberger shot a record 59 (13-under-par) round. In 1989, the event moved to its present location at the TPC at Southwind in Memphis. cordova tennsee it was a bad ass place to live in i really mean it i used to live there there was the cordova high school and i used to live around that ... Danny Thomas (January 6, 1914 – February 6, 1991) was an American nightclub comedian and television and film actor of Lebanese Maronite descent. ... Gerald Rudolph Ford (July 14, 1913 – December 26, 2006) was the 38th President (1974–1977) and 40th Vice President (1973–1974) of the United States. ... Al Geiberger (born September 1, 1937 in Red Bluff, California, USA) is an American golfer. ...


Winners

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St. Jude Memphis Classic // Richard Fletche Dicky Pride (born July 15, 1969) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Nationwide Tour. ... Nick Price (born January 28, 1957 in Durban, South Africa), is a professional golfer. ... Jay Haas (born December 2, 1953) is an American golfer. ... // Fred Couples on the cover of a 2000 biography by Kathlene Bissell. ... // Tom Kite (born December 9, 1949 in Austin, Texas) is an American golfer. ... // John Drayton Mahaffey Jr. ... Joseph Martin Jodie Mudd (born April 23, 1960 in Louisville, Kentucky) ia an American professional golfer. ... Curtis Northrup Strange (born 1955) is a U.S. golfer. ... // Michael Patrick Mike Hulbert (born April 14, 1958) is an American professional golfer and sportscaster. ...

Danny Thomas Memphis Classic Hal Sutton (born April 28, 1958 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is an American golfer and captain of the 2004 American Ryder Cup team. ...

Memphis Open Invitational // Bob Eastwood (born February 9, 1946) is an American professional golfer who has won numerous amateur and professional tournaments. ... Larry Mize (born September 23, 1958) is an American golfer. ... Raymond Floyd often known as Ray Floyd (b September 4, 1942, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, U.S.A.) is a professional golfer who has won numerous tournaments at both PGA Tour and Champions Tour level. ... Jerry Pate (born September 16, 1953) is an American golfer. ... // Lee Buck Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is an American professional golfer. ... Gil Morgan (b. ... // Andy Bean (born March 13, 1953 in LaFayette, Georgia) ia an American professional golfer who has won numerous tournaments at both the amateur and professional level including 11 PGA Tour victories. ... Al Geiberger (born September 1, 1937 in Red Bluff, California, USA) is an American golfer. ... C.L. Gibby Gilbert II (born January 14, 1941 in Chattanooga, Tennessee) is an American professional golfer who has won tournaments on both the PGA Tour and Champions Tour. ... Gene (Alec) Littler (born 21 July 1930 in San Diego, California) is an American golfer. ... Gary Player on the cover of a 1999 golf instruction video. ... Dave Hill (born May 20, 1937) is a professional golfer who won 13 times on the PGA Tour. ... // Lee Buck Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is an American professional golfer. ... // Lee Buck Trevino (born December 1, 1939) is an American professional golfer. ... Dave Hill (born May 20, 1937) is a professional golfer who won 13 times on the PGA Tour. ...

Memphis Open Dave Hill (born May 20, 1937) is a professional golfer who won 13 times on the PGA Tour. ... // Robert J. Bob Lunn (born April 24, 1945 in San Francisco, California) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour in the 1960s and 1970s. ... Dave Hill (born May 20, 1937) is a professional golfer who won 13 times on the PGA Tour. ... // Albert Bert Yancey (August 6, 1938–August 26, 1994) was an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour and the Senior PGA Tour. ... This article refers to the golfer. ... Michael Souchak (born May 10, 1927) is a professional golfer who won 15 times on the PGA Tour in the 1950s and 1960s. ... Tony and Betty Lema Tony Lema (February 25, 1934 - July 24, 1966) was an American professional golfer. ... Lionel P. Hebert (January 20, 1928 – December 30, 2000) was an American golfer. ... Dr. Cary Middlecoff was a dentist from Memphis, Tennessee who gave up his practice to join what is now the PGA TOUR in the 1940s, a time when the practice would quite likely have promised to have been more lucrative. ... Tommy Bolt (born March 31, 1918 in Haworth, Oklahoma) is an American golfer. ...



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