Major Championship Winners in Golf

Walter Hagen
Walter Hagen won 11 major championships, third most in golf history. Central Press/Getty Images

Below is an alphabetical list of major championship winners in golf. This list is organized alphabetically based on the golfer's last name, and includes every golfer who has won one of golf's professional majors. Each golfer's victories are listed below his name; the number in parentheses next to each golfer's name is his total number of wins in major championships.

To view the list of major champions organized in a different way, see our list of major winners by year and tournament.

Or, if you'd like to view only the winners of a specific major, see these pages:

Most of the years in the list below appear as links. You can click on the year to view the final scores from and read a recap of that major championship.

Here is the list of major championship winners in golf, alphabetical by players' last names:

Tommy Aaron (1)
1973 Masters

Jamie Anderson (3)
1877 British Open
1878 British Open
1879 British Open

Willie Anderson (4)
1901 U.S. Open
1903 U.S. Open
1904 U.S. Open
1905 U.S. Open

George Archer (1)
1969 Masters

Tommy Armour (3)
1927 U.S. Open
1930 PGA Championship
1931 British Open

Laurie Auchterlonie (1)
1902 U.S. Open

Willie Auchterlonie (1)
1893 British Open

Paul Azinger (1)
1993 PGA Championship

John Ball (1)
1890 British Open

Ian Baker-Finch (1)
1991 British Open

Seve Ballesteros (5)
1979 British Open
1980 Masters
1983 Masters
1984 British Open
1988 British Open

Jerry Barber (1)
1961 PGA Championship

Jim Barnes (4)
1916 PGA Championship
1919 PGA Championship
1921 U.S. Open
1925 British Open

Rich Beem (1)
2002 PGA Championship

Tommy Bolt (1)
1958 U.S. Open

Julius Boros (3)
1952 U.S. Open
1963 U.S. Open
1968 PGA Championship

Keegan Bradley (1)
2011 PGA Championship

James Braid (5)
1901 British Open
1905 British Open
1906 British Open
1908 British Open
1910 British Open

Gay Brewer (1)
1967 Masters

Mark Brooks (1)
1996 PGA Championship

David Brown (1)
1886 British Open

Billy Burke (1)
1931 U.S. Open

Jack Burke Jr. (2)
1956 Masters
1956 PGA Championship

Walter Burkemo (1)
1953 PGA Championship

Jack Burns (1)
1888 British Open

Dick Burton (1)
1939 British Open

Michael Campbell (1)
2005 U.S. Open

Angel Cabrera (2)
2007 U.S. Open
2009 Masters

Mark Calcavecchia (1)
1989 British Open

Billy Casper (3)
1959 U.S. Open
1966 U.S. Open
1970 Masters

Bob Charles (1)
1963 British Open

Stewart Cink (1)
2009 British Open

Darren Clarke (1)
2011 British Open

Charles Coody (1)
1971 Masters

Henry Cotton (3)
1934 British Open
1937 British Open
1948 British Open

Fred Couples (1)
1992 Masters

Tom Creavy (1)
1931 PGA Championship

Ben Crenshaw (2)
1984 Masters
1995 Masters

Ben Curtis (1)
2003 British Open

John Daly (2)
1991 PGA Championship
1995 British Open

Fred Daly (1)
1947 British Open

Jason Day (1)
2015 PGA Championship

Jimmy Demaret (3)
1940 Masters
1947 Masters
1950 Masters

Roberto De Vicenzo (1)
1967 British Open

Leo Diegel (2)
1928 PGA Championship
1929 PGA Championship

Jason Dufner (1)
2013 PGA Championship

George Duncan (1)
1920 British Open

Olin Dutra (2)
1932 PGA Championship
1934 U.S. Open

David Duval (1)
2001 British Open

Steve Elkington (1)
1995 PGA Championship

Ernie Els (4)
1994 U.S. Open
1997 U.S. Open
2002 British Open
2012 British Open

Chick Evans (1)
1916 U.S. Open

Nick Faldo (6)
1987 British Open
1989 Masters
1990 Masters
1990 British Open
1992 British Open
1996 Masters

Johnny Farrell (1)
1928 U.S. Open

Max Faulkner (1)
1951 British Open

Bob Ferguson (3)
1880 British Open
1881 British Open
1882 British Open

Willie Fernie (1)
1883 British Open

Jim Ferrier (1)
1947 PGA Championship

Dow Finsterwald (1)
1958 PGA Championship

Jack Fleck (1)
1955 U.S. Open

Raymond Floyd (4)
1969 PGA Championship
1976 Masters
1982 PGA Championship
1986 U.S. Open

Doug Ford (2)
1955 PGA Championship
1957 Masters

James Foulis (1)
1896 U.S. Open

Ed Furgol (1)
1954 U.S. Open

Jim Furyk (1)
2003 U.S. Open

Sergio Garcia (1)
2017 Masters

Al Geiberger (1)
1966 PGA Championship

Vic Ghezzi (1)
1941 PGA Championship

Lucas Glover (1)
2009 U.S. Open

Bob Goalby (1)
1968 Masters

Johnny Goodman (1)
1933 U.S. Open

Retief Goosen (2)
2001 U.S. Open
2004 U.S. Open

Wayne Grady (1)
1990 PGA Championship

David Graham (2)
1979 PGA Championship
1981 U.S. Open

Lou Graham (1)
1975 U.S. Open

Hubert Green (2)
1977 U.S. Open
1985 PGA Championship

Ralph Guldahl (3)
1937 U.S. Open
1938 U.S. Open
1939 Masters

Walter Hagen (11)
1914 U.S. Open
1919 U.S. Open
1921 PGA Championship
1922 British Open
1924 British Open
1924 PGA Championship
1925 PGA Championship
1926 PGA Championship
1927 PGA Championship
1928 British Open
1929 British Open

Bob Hamilton (1)
1944 PGA Championship

Todd Hamilton (1)
2004 British Open

Chick Harbert (1)
1954 PGA Championship

Claude Harmon (1)
1948 Masters

Chandler Harper (1)
1950 PGA Championship

Padraig Harrington (3)
2007 British Open
2008 British Open
2008 PGA Championship

Arthur Havers (1)
1923 British Open

Jay Hebert (1)
1960 PGA Championship

Lionel Hebert (1)
1957 PGA Championship

Fred Herd (1)
1898 U.S. Open

Sandy Herd (1)
1902 British Open

Harold Hilton (2)
1892 British Open
1897 British Open

Ben Hogan (9)
1946 PGA Championship
1948 U.S. Open
1948 PGA Championship
1950 U.S. Open
1951 Masters
1951 U.S. Open
1953 Masters
1953 U.S. Open
1953 British Open

Jock Hutchison (2)
1920 PGA Championship
1921 British Open

Trevor Immelman (1)
2008 Masters

Hale Irwin (3)
1974 U.S. Open
1979 U.S. Open
1990 U.S.Open

Tony Jacklin (2)
1969 British Open
1970 U.S. Open

Don January (1)
1967 PGA Championship

Lee Janzen (2)
1993 U.S. Open
1998 U.S. Open

Dustin Johnson (1)
2016 U.S. Open

Zach Johnson (2)
2007 Masters
2015 British Open

Bobby Jones (7)
1923 U.S. Open
1926 U.S. Open
1926 British Open
1927 British Open
1929 U.S. Open
1930 U.S. Open
1930 British Open

Steve Jones (1)
1996 U.S. Open

Martin Kaymer (2)
2010 PGA Championship
2014 U.S. Open

Herman Keiser (1)
1946 Masters

Tom Kidd (1)
1873 British Open

Hugh Kirkaldy (1)
1891 British Open

Tom Kite (1)
1992 U.S. Open

Brooks Koepka (1)
2017 U.S. Open

Bernhard Langer (2)
1985 Masters
1993 Masters

Paul Lawrie (1)
1999 British Open

Tom Lehman (1)
1996 British Open

Tony Lema (1)
1964 British Open

Justin Leonard (1)
1997 British Open

Lawson Little (1)
1940 U.S. Open

Gene Littler (1)
1961 U.S. Open

Joe Lloyd (1)
1897 U.S. Open

Bobby Locke (4)
1949 British Open
1950 British Open
1952 British Open
1957 British Open

Davis Love III (1)
1997 PGA Championship

Sandy Lyle (2)
1985 British Open
1988 Masters

 

Bob Martin (2)
1876 British Open
1885 British Open

Willie Macfarlane (1)
1925 U.S. Open

John Mahaffey (1)
1978 PGA Championship

Tony Manero (1)
1936 U.S. Open

Lloyd Mangrum (1)
1946 U.S. Open

Dave Marr (1)
1965 PGA Championship

Arnaud Massy (1)
1907 British Open

Dick Mayer (1)
1957 U.S. Open

John McDermott (2)
1911 U.S. Open
1912 U.S. Open

Graeme McDowell (1)
2010 U.S. Open

Rory McIlroy (4)
2011 U.S. Open
2012 PGA Championship
2014 British Open
2014 PGA Championship

Fred McLeod (1)
1908 U.S. Open

Phil Mickelson (5)
2004 Masters
2005 PGA Championship
2006 Masters
2010 Masters
2013 British Open

Shaun Micheel (1)
2003 PGA Championship

Cary Middlecoff (3)
1949 U.S. Open
1955 Masters
1956 U.S. Open

Johnny Miller (2)
1973 U.S. Open
1976 British Open

Larry Mize (1)
1987 Masters

Orville Moody (1)
1969 U.S. Open

Old Tom Morris (4)
1861 British Open
1862 British Open
1864 British Open
1867 British Open

Young Tom Morris (4)
1868 British Open
1869 British Open
1870 British Open
1872 British Open

Byron Nelson (5)
1937 Masters
1939 U.S. Open
1940 PGA Championship
1942 Masters
1945 PGA Championship

Larry Nelson (3)
1981 PGA Championship
1983 U.S. Open
1987 PGA Championship

Kel Nagle (1)
1960 British Open

Bobby Nichols (1)
1964 PGA Championship

Jack Nicklaus (18)
1962 U.S. Open
1963 The Masters
1963 PGA Championship
1965 The Masters
1966 The Masters
1966 British Open
1967 U.S. Open
1970 British Open
1971 PGA Championship
1972 The Masters
1972 U.S. Open
1973 PGA Championship
1975 The Masters
1975 PGA Championship
1978 British Open
1980 U.S. Open
1980 PGA Championship
1986 The Masters

Greg Norman (2)
1986 British Open
1993 British Open

Andy North (2)
1978 U.S. Open
1985 U.S. Open

Geoff Ogilvy (1)
2006 U.S. Open

Jose Maria Olazabal (2)
1994 Masters
1999 Masters

Mark O'Meara (2)
1998 Masters
1998 British Open

Louis Oosthuizen (1)
2010 British Open

Francis Ouimet (1)
1913 U.S. Open

Alf Padgham (1)
1936 British Open

Arnold Palmer (7)
1958 Masters
1960 Masters
1960 U.S. Open
1961 British Open
1962 Masters
1962 British Open
1964 Masters

Mungo Park (1)
1874 British Open

Willie Park Jr. (2)
1887 British Open
1889 British Open

Willie Park Sr. (4)
1860 British Open
1863 British Open
1866 British Open
1875 British Open

Sam Parks Jr. (1)
1935 U.S. Open

Jerry Pate (1)
1976 U.S. Open

Corey Pavin (1)
1995 U.S. Open

Alf Perry (1)
1935 British Open

Henry Picard (2)
1938 Masters
1939 PGA Championship

Gary Player (9)
1959 British Open
1961 Masters
1962 PGA Championship
1965 U.S. Open
1968 British Open
1972 PGA Championship
1974 Masters
1974 British Open
1978 Masters

Nick Price (3)
1992 PGA Championship
1994 British Open
1994 PGA Championship

Horace Rawlins (1)
1895 U.S. Open

Ted Ray (2)
1912 British Open
1920 U.S. Open

Johnny Revolta (1)
1935 PGA Championship

Bill Rogers (1)
1981 British Open

Bob Rosburg (1)
1959 PGA Championship

Justin Rose (1)
2013 U.S. Open

Alex Ross (1)
1907 U.S. Open

Paul Runyan (2)
1934 PGA Championship
1938 PGA Championship

Gene Sarazen (7)
1922 U.S. Open
1922 PGA Championship
1923 PGA Championship
1932 U.S. Open
1932 British Open
1933 PGA Championship
1935 Masters

George Sargent (1)
1909 U.S. Open

Charl Schwartzel (1)
2011 Masters

Adam Scott (1)
2013 Masters

Denny Shute (3)
1933 British Open
1936 PGA Championship
1937 PGA Championship

Jack Simpson (1)
1884 British Open

Scott Simpson (1)
1987 U.S. Open

Webb Simpson (1)
2012 U.S. Open

Vijay Singh (3)
1998 PGA Championship
2000 Masters
2004 PGA Championship

Jeff Sluman (1)
1988 PGA Championship

Alex Smith (2)
1906 U.S. Open
1910 U.S. Open

Horton Smith (2)
1934 Masters
1936 Masters

Willie Smith (1)
1899 U.S. Open

Sam Snead (7)
1942 PGA Championship
1946 British Open
1949 Masters
1949 PGA Championship
1951 PGA Championship
1952 Masters
1954 Masters

Jordan Spieth (3)
2015 Masters
2015 U.S. Open
2017 British Open

Craig Stadler (1)
1982 Masters

Henrik Stenson (1)
2016 British Open

Payne Stewart (3)
1989 PGA Championship
1991 U.S. Open
1999 U.S. Open

Dave Stockton (2)
1970 PGA Championship
1976 PGA Championship

Curtis Strange (2)
1988 U.S. Open
1989 U.S. Open

Andrew Strath (1)
1865 British Open

Hal Sutton (1)
1983 PGA Championship

J.H. Taylor (5)
1894 British Open
1895 British Open
1900 British Open
1909 British Open
1913 British Open

Justin Thomas (1)
2017 PGA Championship

Peter Thomson (5)
1954 British Open
1955 British Open
1956 British Open
1958 British Open
1965 British Open

David Toms (1)
2001 PGA Championship

Jerome Travers (1)
1915 U.S. Open

Lee Trevino (6)
1968 U.S. Open
1971 U.S. Open
1971 British Open
1972 British Open
1974 PGA Championship
1984 PGA Championship

Jim Turnesa (1)
1952 PGA Championship

Bob Tway (1)
1986 PGA Championship

Harry Vardon (7)
1896 British Open
1898 British Open
1899 British Open
1900 U.S. Open
1903 British Open
1911 British Open
1914 British Open

Ken Venturi (1)
1964 U.S. Open

Lanny Wadkins (1)
1977 PGA Championship

Cyril Walker (1)
1924 U.S. Open

Jimmy Walker (1)
2016 PGA Championship

Art Wall Jr. (1)
1959 Masters

Bubba Watson (2)
2012 Masters
2014 Masters

Tom Watson (8)
1975 British Open
1977 Masters
1977 British Open
1980 British Open
1981 Masters
1982 U.S. Open
1982 British Open
1983 British Open

Mike Weir (1)
2003 Masters

Tom Weiskopf (1)
1973 British Open

Reg Whitcombe (1)
1938 British Open

Jack White (1)
1904 British Open

Danny Willett (1)
2016 Masters

Craig Wood (2)
1941 Masters
1941 U.S. Open

Tiger Woods (14)
1997 Masters
1999 PGA Championship
2000 U.S. Open
2000 British Open
2000 PGA Championship
2001 Masters
2002 Masters
2002 U.S. Open
2005 Masters
2005 British Open
2006 British Open
2006 PGA Championship
2007 PGA Championship
2008 U.S. Open

Ian Woosnam (1)
1991 Masters

Lew Worsham (1)
1947 U.S. Open

Y.E. Yang (1)
2009 PGA Championship

Fuzzy Zoeller (2)
1979 Masters
1984 U.S. Open

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