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 Dates: Thursday, August 11th through Sunday, August 14th
 Site: Baltusrol Golf Club (Lower Course), Springfield, New Jersey
 Course Architect: A.W. Tillinghast (1922), Robert Trent Jones
                   (1954, 1967, 1980), Rees Jones (1992-2000s)
 Par: 70
 Yardage: 7,400
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 478 Yds   10 - Par 4 460 Yds
               2 - Par 4 379 Yds   11 - Par 4 440 Yds
               3 - Par 4 503 Yds   12 - Par 3 218 Yds
               4 - Par 3 194 Yds   13 - Par 4 432 Yds
               5 - Par 4 423 Yds   14 - Par 4 430 Yds
               6 - Par 4 482 Yds   15 - Par 4 430 Yds
               7 - Par 4 505 Yds   16 - Par 3 230 Yds
               8 - Par 4 380 Yds   17 - Par 5 650 Yds
               9 - Par 3 212 Yds   18 - Par 5 554 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    34 3,556 Yds         36 3,844 Yds
 
 Annual: 87th

 Defending Champion: Vijay Singh
 Runner-Up: Chris DiMarco, Justin Leonard
 Tournament Record: 265 (David Toms, 2001 - Atlanta Athletic Club,
                         Highlands Course - 15-under-par)
                    270 (Tiger Woods, 2000 - Valhalla Golf Club - 18-under-par)
                        (Bob May, 2000 - Valhalla Golf Club - 18-under-par)
 54-Hole Record: 196 (David Toms, 2001 - Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Hal Sutton, 1983 - Riviera Country Club)
                     (Vijay Singh, 1993 - Inverness Country Club)
                     (Mark O'Meara, 1995 - Riviera Country Club)
                     (Ernie Els, 1995 - Riviera Country Club)
                     (David Toms, 2001 - Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands)
                     (Shingo Katayama, 2001 - Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands)
 18-Hole Record: 63 (Bruce Crampton, 1975 - Firestone Country Club)
                    (Ray Floyd, 1982 - Southern Hills Country Club)
                    (Gary Player, 1984 - Shoal Creek Country Club)
                    (Vijay Singh, 1993 - Inverness Country Club)
                    (Michael Bradley, 1995 - Riviera Country Club)
                    (Brad Faxon, 1995 - Riviera Country Club)
                    (Jose Maria Olazabal, 2000 - Valhalla Golf Club)
                    (Mark O'Meara, 2001 - Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands)
 9-Hole Record: 28 (Brad Faxon, 1995 - Riviera Country Club)
 Course Record: 63 (Jack Nicklaus, Tom Weiskopf - U.S. Open, 1980)
 Total Purse: $6,250,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $1,125,000; 2nd Place - 675,000; 3rd Place - 425,000
 
             Past PGA Championship Winners and Runners-up (Sites)
             ----------------------------------------------------
 
 2004 -- *Vijay Singh (280) -- Chris DiMarco, Justin Leonard
         (Whistling Straits Golf Club (Straits Course), Kohler, Wisconsin
 2003 -- Shaun Micheel (276) -- Chad Campbell
         (Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, New York)
 2002 -- Rich Beem (278) -- Tiger Woods
         (Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minnesota)
 2001 -- David Toms (265) -- Phil Mickelson
         (Atlanta Athletic Club (Highlands Course), Duluth, Georgia)
 2000 -- *Tiger Woods (270) -- Bob May
         (Valhalla Golf Club, Louisville, Kentucky)
 1999 -- Tiger Woods (277) -- Sergio Garcia
         (Medinah Country Club (Number 3), Medinah, Illinois)
 1998 -- Vijay Singh (271) -- Steve Stricker
         (Sahalee Country Club, Redmond, Washington
 1997 -- Davis Love III (269) -- Justin Leonard
         (Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), Mamaroneck, New York)
 1996 -- *Mark Brooks (277) -- Kenny Perry
         (Valhalla Golf Club, Louisville, Kentucky)
 1995 -- *Steve Elkington (267) -- Colin Montgomerie
         (Riviera Country Club, Pacific Palisades, California)
 1994 -- Nick Price (269) -- Corey Pavin
         (Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma)
 1993 -- *Paul Azinger (272) -- Greg Norman
         (Inverness Club, Toledo, Ohio)
 1992 -- Nick Price (278) -- Nick Faldo, John Cook, Gene Sauers, J.Gallagher,Jr
         (Bellerive Country Club, St. Louis, Missouri)
 1991 -- John Daly (276) -- Bruce Lietzke
         (Crooked Stick Golf Club, Carmel, Indiana)
 1990 -- Wayne Grady (282) -- Fred Couples
         (Shoal Creek Country Club, Birmingham, Alabama)
 1989 -- Payne Stewart (276) -- Mike Reid
         (Kemper Lakes Golf Club, Hawthorn Woods, Illinois)
 1988 -- Jeff Sluman (272) -- Paul Azinger
         (Oak Tree Golf Club, Edmond, Oklahoma)
 1987 -- *Larry Nelson (287) -- Lanny Wadkins
         (PGA National Golf Club, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida)
 1986 -- Bob Tway (276) -- Greg Norman
         (Inverness Club, Toledo, Ohio)
 1985 -- Hubert Green (278) -- Lee Trevino
         (Cherry Hills Country Club, Denver, Colorado)
 1984 -- Lee Trevino (273) -- Gary Player, Lanny Wadkins
         (Shoal Creek Country Club, Birmingham, Alabama)
 1983 -- Hal Sutton (274) -- Jack Nicklaus
         (Riviera Country Club, Pacific Palisades, California)
 1982 -- Ray Floyd (272) -- Lanny Wadkins
         (Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma)
 1981 -- Larry Nelson (273) -- Fuzzy Zoeller
         (Atlanta Athletic Club (Highlands Course), Duluth, Georgia)
 1980 -- Jack Nicklaus (274) -- Andy Bean
         (Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, New York)
 1979 -- *David Graham (272) -- Ben Crenshaw
         (Oakland Hills Country Club (South Course), Birmingham, Michigan)
 1978 -- *John Mahaffey (276) -- Jerry Pate, Tom Watson
         (Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania)
 1977 -- *Lanny Wadkins (282) -- Gene Littler
         (Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, California)
 1976 -- Dave Stockton (281) -- Ray Floyd, Don January
         (Congressional Country Club (Blue Course), Bethesda, Maryland)
 1975 -- Jack Nicklaus (276) -- Bruce Crampton
         (Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio)
 1974 -- Lee Trevino (276) -- Jack Nicklaus
         (Tanglewood Golf Club, Winston-Salem, North Carolina)
 1973 -- Jack Nicklaus (277) -- Bruce Crampton
         (Canterbury Golf Club, Cleveland, Ohio)
 1972 -- Gary Player (281) -- Tommy Aaron, Jim Jamieson
         (Oakland Hills Country Club (South Course), Birmingham, Michigan)
 1971 -- Jack Nicklaus (281) -- Billy Casper
         (PGA National Golf Club, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida)
 1970 -- Dave Stockton (279) -- Arnold Palmer, Bob Murphy
         (Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, Oklahoma)
 1969 -- Ray Floyd (276) -- Gary Player
         (NCR Country Club (South Course), Dayton, Ohio)
 1968 -- Julius Boros (281) -- Arnold Palmer, Bob Charles
         (Pecan Valley Country Club, San Antonio, Texas)
 1967 -- *Don January (281) -- Don Massengale
         (Columbine Country Club, Littleton, Colorado)
 1966 -- Al Geiberger (280) -- Dudley Wysong
         (Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio)
 1965 -- Dave Marr (280) -- Billy Casper, Jack Nicklaus
         (Laurel Valley Country Club, Ligonier, Pennsylvania)
 1964 -- Bobby Nichols (271) -- Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer
         (Columbus Country Club, Columbus, Ohio)
 1963 -- Jack Nicklaus (279) -- Dave Ragan, Jr.
         (Dallas Athletic Club, Dallas, Texas)
 1962 -- Gary Player (278) -- Bob Goalby
         (Aronimink Golf Club, Newtown Square, Pennsylvania)
 1961 -- *Jerry Barber (277) -- Don January
         (Olympia Fields Country Club, Olympia Fields, Illinois)
 1960 -- Jay Hebert (281) -- Jim Ferrier
         (Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio)
 1959 -- Bob Rosburg (277) -- Jerry Barber, Doug Sanders
         (Minneapolis Golf Club, St. Louis Park, Minnesota)
 1958 -- Dow Finsterwald (276) -- Billy Casper
         (Llanerch Country Club, Havertown, Pennsylvania)
 1957 -- Lionel Hebert (2 & 1) -- Dow Finsterwald
         (Miami Valley Country Club, Dayton, Ohio)
 1956 -- Jack Burke (3 & 2) -- Ted Kroll
         (Blue Hill Country Club, Boston, Massachusetts)
 1955 -- Doug Ford (4 & 3) -- Cary Middlecoff
         (Meadowbrook Country Club, Detroit, Michigan)
 1954 -- Chick Harbert (4 & 3) -- Walter Burkemo
         (Keller Golf Club, St. Paul, Minnesota)
 1953 -- Walter Burkemo (4 & 3) -- Felice Torza
         (Birmingham Country Club, Birmingham, Michigan)
 1952 -- Jim Turnesa (1 up) -- Chick Harbert
         (Big Spring Country Club, Louisville, Kentucky)
 1951 -- Sam Snead (7 & 6) -- Walter Burkemo
         (Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania)
 1950 -- Chandler Harper (4 & 3) -- Henry Williams, Jr.
         (Scioto Country Club, Columbus, Ohio)
 1949 -- Sam Snead (3 & 2) -- Johnny Palmer
         (Hermitage Country Club, Richmond, Virginia)
 1948 -- Ben Hogan (7 & 6) -- Mike Turnesa
         (Norwood Hills Country Club, St. Louis, Missouri)
 1947 -- Jim Ferrier (2 & 1) -- Chick Harbert
         (Plum Hollow Country Club, Detroit, Michigan)
 1946 -- Ben Hogan (6 & 4) -- Ed Oliver (Portland Golf Club,
             Portland, Ore)
 1945 -- Byron Nelson (4 & 3) -- Sam Byrd
         (Moraine Country Club, Dayton, Ohio)
 1944 -- Bob Hamilton (1 up) -- Byron Nelson
         (Manito Golf and Country Club, Spokane, Washington)
 1943 -- Not held due to World War II
 1942 -- Sam Snead (2 & 1) -- Jim Turnesa
         (Seaview Country Club (Bay Course), Atlantic City, New Jersey)
 1941 -- Vic Ghezzi (1 up) -- Byron Nelson
         (Cherry Hills Country Club, Denver, Colorado)
 1940 -- Byron Nelson (1 up) -- Sam Snead
         (Hershey Country Club, Hershey, Pennsylvania)
 1939 -- Henry Picard (1 up) -- Byron Nelson
         (Pomonok Country Club, Flushing, New York)
 1938 -- Paul Runyan (8 & 7) -- Sam Snead
         (Shawnee Country Club, Shawnee-On-Delaware, Pennsylvania)
 1937 -- Denny Shute (1 up) -- Harold McSpaden
         (Pittsburgh FC, Aspinwall, Pennsylvania)
 1936 -- Denny Shute (3 & 2) -- Jimmy Thomson
         (Pinehurst Country Club (Number Two), Pinehurst, North Carolina)
 1935 -- Johnny Revolta (5 & 4) -- Tommy Armour
         (Twins Hills Country Club, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)
 1934 -- Paul Runyan (1 up) -- Craig Wood
         (Park Country Club, Williamsville, New York)
 1933 -- Gene Sarazen (5 & 4) -- Willie Goggin
         (Blue Mound Country Club, Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
 1932 -- Olin Dutra (4 & 3) -- Frank Walsh
         (Keller Golf Club, St. Paul, Minnesota)
 1931 -- Tom Creavy (2 & 1) -- Denny Shute
         (Wannamoisett Country Club, Rumford, Rhode Island)
 1930 -- Tommy Armour (1 up) -- Gene Sarazen
         (Fresh Meadows Country Club, Flushing, New York)
 1929 -- Leo Diegel (6 & 4) -- Johnny Farrell
         (Hillcrest Country Club, Los Angeles, California)
 1928 -- Leo Diegel (6 & 5) -- Al Espinosa
         (Five Farms Country Club, Baltimore, Maryland)
 1927 -- Walter Hagen (1 up) -- Joe Turnesa
         (Cedar Crest Country Club, Dallas, Texas)
 1926 -- Walter Hagen (5 & 3) -- Leo Diegel
         (Salisbury Golf Club, Westbury, Long Island, New York)
 1925 -- Walter Hagen (6 & 5) -- William Mehlhorn
         (Olympia Fields Country Club, Olympia Fields, Illinois)
 1924 -- Walter Hagen (2 up) -- James M. Barnes
         (French Lick Country Club, French Lick, Indiana)
 1923 -- Gene Sarazen (1 up) -- Walter Hagen
         (Pelham Country Club, Pelham Manor, New York)
 1922 -- Gene Sarazen (4 & 3) -- Emmet French
         (Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania)
 1921 -- Walter Hagen (3 & 2) -- James M. Barnes
         (Inwood Country Club, Far Rockaway, New York)
 1920 -- Jock Hutchison (1 up) -- J. Douglas Edgar
         (Flossmoor Country Club, Flossmoor, Illinois)
 1919 -- James Barnes (6 & 5) -- Fred McLeod
         (Engineers Country Club, Roslyn, Long Island, New York)
 1918 -- Not held due to World War I
 1917 -- Not held due to World War I
 1916 -- James M. Barnes (1 up) -- Jock Hutchison
         (Siwanoy Country Club, Bronxville, New York)

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