Profession: Golfer and Three-Time Major Championship Winner
Why Famous: Won numerous tournaments at both the PGA Tour and Champions Tour level, including the 1983 U.S. Open and 1981 and 1987 PGA Championships.
- 1981-08-09 63rd PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots a 273 at Atlanta AC Ga
- 1983-06-20 83rd US Golf Open: Larry Nelson shoots a 280 at Oakmont CC PA
- 1987-08-09 69th PGA Championship: Larry Nelson shoots 287 at PGA National Palm Beach