The Sports Almanac

The Masters


Through the 2017 Masters
Masters Winners Multiple Winners
YEAR
WINNER NATIONALITY
TO PAR
MARGIN
1934
Horton Smith
United States
-4
1
1935
Gene Sarazen
United States
-6
Playoff
1936
Horton Smith
United States
-3
1
1937
Byron Nelson
United States
-5
2
1938
Henry Picard
United States
-3
2
1939
Ralph Gudahl
United States
-9
1
1940
Jimmy Demaret
United States
-8
4
1941
Craig Wood
United States
-8
3
1942
Byron Nelson
United States
-8
Playoff
1943
No Tournament - World War II
1944
No Tournament - World War II
1945
No Tournament - World War II
1946
Herman Keiser
United States
-6
1
1947
Jimmy Demaret
United States
-7
2
1948
Claude Harmon
United States
-9
5
1949
Sam Snead
United States
-6
3
1950
Jimmy Demaret
United States
-5
2
1951
Ben Hogan
United States
-8
2
1952
Sam Snead
United States
-2
4
1953
Ben Hogan
United States
-14
5
1954
Sam Snead
United States
+1
Playoff
1955
Cary Middlecoff
United States
-9
7
1956
Jack Burke, Jr.
United States
+1
1
1957
Doug Ford
United States
-5
3
1958
Arnold Palmer
United States
-4
1
1959
Art Wall, Jr.
United States
-4
1
1960
Arnold Palmer
United States
-6
1
1961
Gary Player
South Africa
-8
1
1962
Arnold Palmer
United States
-8
Playoff
1963
Jack Nicklaus
United States
-2
1
1964
Arnold Palmer
United States
-12
6
1965
Jack Nicklaus
United States
-17
9
1966
Jack Nicklaus
United States
E
Playoff
1967
Gay Brewer
United States
-8
1
1968
Bob Goalby
United States
-11
1
1969
George Archer
United States
-7
1
1970
Billy Casper
United States
-9
Playoff
1971
Charles Coody
United States
-9
2
1972
Jack Nicklaus
United States
-2
3
1973
Tommy Aaron
United States
-5
1
1974
Gary Player
South Africa
-10
2
1975
Jack Nicklaus
United States
-12
1
1976
Raymond Floyd
United States
-17
8
1977
Tom Watson
United States
-12
2
1978
Gary Player
South Africa
-11
1
1979
Fuzzy Zoeller
United States
-8
Playoff
1980
Seve Ballesteros
Spain
-13
4
1981
Tom Watson
United States
-8
2
1982
Craig Stadler
United States
-4
Playoff
1983
Seve Ballesteros
Spain
-8
4
1984
Ben Crenshaw
United States
-11
2
1985
Bernhard Langer
Germany
-6
2
1986
Jack Nicklaus
United States
-9
1
1987
Larry Mize
United States
-3
Playoff
1988
Sandy Lyle
Scotland
-7
1
1989
Nick Faldo
England
-5
Playoff
1990
Nick Faldo
England
-10
Playoff
1991
Ian Woosnam
Wales
-11
1
1992
Fred Couples
United States
-13
2
1993
Bernhard Langer
Germany
-11
4
1994
Jose Maria Olazabal
Spain
-9
2
1995
Ben Crenshaw
United States
-14
1
1996
Nick Faldo
England
-12
5
1997
Tiger Woods
United States
-18
12
1998
Mark O'Meara
United States
-9
1
1999
Jose Maria Olazabal
Spain
-8
2
2000
Vijay Singh
Fiji
-10
3
2001
Tiger Woods
United States
-16
2
2002
Tiger Woods
United States
-12
3
2003
Mike Weir
Canada
-7
Playoff
2004
Phil Mickelson
United States
-9
1
2005
Tiger Woods
United States
-12
Playoff
2006
Phil Mickelson
United States
-7
2
2007
Zach Johnson
United States
+1
2
2008
Trevor Immelman
South Africa
-8
3
2009
Angel Cabrera
Argentina
-12
Playoff
2010
Phil Micklelson
United States
-16
3
2011
Charl Schwartzel
South Africa
-14
2
2012
Bubba Watson
United States
-10
Playoff
2013
Adam Scott
Australia
-9
Playoff
2014
Bubba Watson
United States
-8
3
2015
Jordan Spieth
United States
-18
4
2016
Danny Willett
England
-5
3
2017
Sergio Garcia
Spain
-9
Playoff

Multiple Winners  Masters Winners
Champion Nationality
Years
Wins
Jack Nicklaus
United States
1963, 1965, 1966, 1972, 1975, 1986
6
Arnold Palmer
United States
1958, 1960, 1962, 1964
4
Tiger Woods
United States
1997, 2001, 2002, 2005
4
Jimmy Demaret
United States
1940, 1947, 1950
3
Sam Snead
United States
1949, 1952, 1954
3
Gary Player
South Africa
1961, 1974, 1978
3
Nick Faldo
England
1989, 1990, 1996
3
Phil Mickelson
United States
2004, 2006, 2010
3
Horton Smith
United States
1934, 1936
2
Byron Nelson
United States
1937, 1942
2
Ben Hogan
United States
1951, 1953
2
Tom Watson
United States
1977, 1981
2
Seve Ballesteros
Spain
1980, 1983
2
Bernhard Langer
Germany
1985, 1993
2
Ben Crenshaw
United States
1984, 1995
2
Jose Maria Olazabal
Spain
1994, 1999
2
Bubba Watson
United States
2012, 2014
2