Dave Stockton

Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion Dave Stockton Full Name: Dave Stockton
Nationality:

United States of America
American

Profession: Golfer and Two-Time PGA Champion
Why Famous: His two majors, both of which were PGA Championships, came in 1970 and 1976, and he had 25 professional wins in total. He had the reputation of being one of the best putters.

Born: November 2, 1941 (76 years old)
Birthplace: San Bernardino, California, USA

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio

Historical Events in the Life of Dave Stockton

  • 1970-08-16 PGA Championship, Southern Hills CC: Dave Stockton wins 1st of 2 PGA C'ships by 2 shots from Bob Murphy and Arnold Palmer
  • 1976-08-16 PGA Championship, Congressional CC: Dave Stockton wins 2nd PGA C'ship in a Monday bad weather finish; by 1 from Ray Floyd & Don January
  • 1992-06-14 10th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Dave Stockton
  • 1994-06-27 12th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Dave Stockton
  • 1996-07-07 US Open Senior Golf, Canterbury GC: Dave Stockton wins by 2 strokes from Hale Irwin

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