Historical Events on January 17, 1916

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Sport awardGolf Major

1st PGA Championship: Jim Barnes at Siwanoy CC Bronxville, New York

Pioneering Golfer Jim Barnes
Pioneering Golfer
Jim Barnes
  • Rodman Wanamaker organises a lunch to discuss forming a golfers association (later the PGA) at the Taplow Club, Martinique Hotel, New York City