The Sports Almanac

The U.S. Open

Through the 2013 U.S. Open
U.S. Open Winners  Multiple Winners
YEAR
WINNER NATIONALITY
VENUE
LOCATION
1895
Horace Rawlins
England
Newport Country Club
Newport, Rhode Island
1896
James Foulis
Scotland
Shinnecock Hills Golf Club
Southampton, New York
1897
Joe Lloyd
England
Chicago Golf Club
Wheaton, Illinois
1898
Fred Herd
Scotland
Myopia Hunt Club
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
1899
Willie Smith
Scotland
Baltimore Country Club, East Course
Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland
1900
Harry Vardon
England
Chicago Golf Club
Wheaton, Illinois
1901
Willie Anderson
Scotland
Myopia Hunt Club
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
1902
Laurie Auchterlonie
Scotland
Garden City Golf Club
Garden City, New York
1903
Willie Anderson
Scotland
Baltusrol Golf Club
Springfield, New Jersey
1904
Willie Anderson
Scotland
Glen View Club
Golf, Illinois
1905
Willie Anderson
Scotland
Myopia Hunt Club
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
1906
Alex Smith
Scotland
Onwentsia Club
Lake Forest, Illinois
1907
Alec Ross
Scotland
Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin's Course
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1908
Fred Mcleod
Scotland
Myopia Hunt Club
South Hamilton, Massachusetts
1909
George Sargent
England
Englewood Golf Club
Englewood, New Jersey
1910
Alex Smith
Scotland
Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin's Course
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1911
John J. McDermott
United States
Chicago Golf Club
Wheaton, Illinois
1912
John J. McDermott
United States
Country Club of Buffalo
Buffalo, New York
1913
Francis Ouimet(Amateur)
United States
The Country Club
Brookline, Massachusetts
1914
Walter Hagen
United States
Midlothian Country Club
Midlothian, Illinois
1915
Jerome Travers(Amateur)
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club
Springfield, New Jersey
1916
Chick Evans(Amateur)
United States
The Minikahda Club
Minneapolis Minnesota
1917
No Tournament - World War I
1918
No Tournament - World War I
1919
Walter Hagen
United States
Brae Burn Country Club, Main Course
West Newton, Massachusetts
1920
Ted Ray
England
Inverness Club
Toledo, Ohio
1921
Jim Barnes
United States
Columbia Country Club
Chevy Chase, Maryland
1922
Gene Sarazen
United States
Skokie Country Club
Glencoe, Illinois
1923
Bobby Jones(Amateur)
United States
Inwood Country Club
Inwood, New York
1924
Cyril Walker
England
Oakland Hills Country club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1925
Willie Macfarlane
Scotland
Worcester Country Club
Worcester, Massachusetts
1926
Bobby Jones(Amateur)
United States
Scioto Country Club
Columbus, Ohio
1927
Tommy Armour
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1928
Johnny Farrell
United States
Olympia Fields Country Club
Olympia Fields, Illinois
1929
Bobby Jones(Amateur)
United States
Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course
Mamaroneck, New York
1930
Bobby Jones(Amateur)
United States
Interlachen Country Club
Edina, Minnesota
1931
Billy Burke
United States
Inverness Club
Toledo, Ohio
1932
Gene Sarazen
United States
Fresh Meadow Country Club
Great Neck, New York
1933
Johnny Goodman(Amateur)
United States
North Shore Country Club
Glenview, Illinois
1934
Olin Dutra
United States
Merion Golf Club, East Course
Ardmore, Pennsylvania
1935
Sam Parks, Jr.
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1936
Tony Monero
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club, Upper Course
Springfield, New Jersey
1937
Ralph Guldahl
United States
Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1938
Ralph Guldahl
United States
Cherry Hills Country Club
Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
1939
Byron Nelson
United States
Philadelphia Country Club
Gladwyne, Pennsylvania
1940
Lawson Little
United States
Canterbury Golf Club
Beachwood, Ohio
1941
Craig Wood
United States
Colonial Country Club
Fort Worth, Texas
1942
No Tournament - World War II
1943
No Tournament - World War II
1944
No Tournament - World War II
1945
No Tournament - World War II
1946
Lloyd Mangrum
United States
Canterbury Golf Club
Beachwood, Ohio
1947
Lew Worsham
United States
St. Louis Country Club
St. Louis, Missouri
1948
Ben Hogan
United States
Riviera Country Club
Pacific Palisades, California
1949
Cary Middlecoff
United States
Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3
Medinah, Illinois
1950
Ben Hogan
United States
Merion Golf Club, East Course
Ardmore, Pennsylvania
1951
Ben Hogan
United States
Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1952
Julius Boros
United States
Northwood Club
Dallas, Texas
1953
Ben Hogan
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1954
Ed Furgol
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course
Springfield, New Jersey
1955
Jack Fleck
United States
Olympic Club, Lake Course
San Francisco, California
1956
Cary Middlecoff
United States
Oak Hill Country Club, East Course
Rochester, New York
1957
Dick Mayer
United States
Inverness Club
Toledo, Ohio
1958
Tommy Bolt
United States
Southern Hills Country Club
Tulsa, Oklahoma
1959
Billy Casper
United States
Winged Foot Country Club, West Coourse
Mamaroneck, New York
1960
Arnold Palmer
United States
Cherry Hills Country Club
Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
1961
Gene Littler
United States
Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1962
Jack Nicklaus
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1963
Julius Boros
United States
The Country Club
Brookline, Massachusets
1964
Ken Venturi
United States
Congressional Country Club, Blue Course
Bethesda, Maryland
1965
Gary Player
South Africa
Bellerive Country Club
St. Louis, Missouri
1966
Billy Casper
United States
Olympic Club, Lake Course
San Francisco, California
1967
Jack Nicklaus
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course
Springfield, New Jersey
1968
Lee Trevino
United States
Oak Hill Country Club, East Course
Rochester, New York
1969
Orville Moody
United States
Champions Golf Club, Cypress Creek Course
Houston, Texas
1970
Tony Jacklin
England
Hazeltine National Golf Club
Chaska, Minnesota
1971
Lee Trevino
United States
Merion Golf Club
Ardmore, Pennsylvania
1972
Jack Nicklaus
United States
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California
1973
Johnny Miller
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1974
Hale Irwin
United States
Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course
Mamaroneck, New York
1975
Lou Graham
United States
Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3
Medinah, Illinois
1976
Jerry Pate
United States
Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course
Duluth, Georgia
1977
Hubert Green
United States
Southern Hills Country Club
Tulsa, Oklahoma
1978
Andy North
United States
Cherry Hills Country Club
Cherry Hills Village, Colorado
1979
Hale Irwin
United States
Inverness Club
Toledo, Ohio
1980
Jack Nicklaus
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course
Springfield, New Jersey
1981
David Graham
Australia
Merion Golf Club, East Course
Ardmore, Pennsylvania
1982
Tom Watson
United States
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California
1983
Larry Nelson
United States
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1984
Fuzzy Zoeller
United States
Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course
Mamaroneck, New York
1985
Andy North
United States
Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1986
Raymond Floyd
United States
Shinnecock Hills Glf Club
Southampton, New York
1987
Scott Simpson
United States
Olympic Club, Lake Course
San Francisco, California
1988
Curtis Strange
United States
The Country Club
Brookline, Massachusetts
1989
Curtis Strange
United States
Oak Hill Country Club, East Course
Rochester, New York
1990
Hale Irwin
United States
Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3
Medinah, Illinois
1991
Payne Stweart
United States
Hazeltine National Golf Club
Chaska, Minnesota
1992
Tom Kite
United States
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California
1993
Lee Janzen
United States
Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course
Springfield, New Jersey
1994
Ernie Els
South Africa
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
1995
Corey Pavin
United States
Shinnecock Hills Golf Club
Southampton, New York
1996
Steve Jones
United States
Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
1997
Ernie Els
South Africa
Congressional Country Club, Blue Course
Bethesda, Maryland
1998
Lee Janzen
United States
Olympic Club, Lake Course
San Francisco, California
1999
Payne Stewart
United States
Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2
Pinehurst, North Carolina
2000
Tiger Woods
United States
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California
2001
Retief Goosen
South Africa
Southern Hills Country Club
Tulsa, Oklahoma
2002
Tiger Woods
United States
Bethpage State Park, Black Course
Farmingdale, New York
2003
Jim Furyk
United States
Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course
Olympia Fields, Illinois
2004
Retief Goosen
South Africa
Shinnecock Hills Golf Club
Southampton, New York
2005
Michael Campbell
New Zealand
Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2
Pinehurst, North Carolina
2006
Geoff Ogilvy
Australia
Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course
Mamroneck, New York
2007
Angel Cabrera
Argentina
Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania
2008
Tiger Woods
United States
Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course
La Jolla, California
2009
Lucas Glover
United States
Bethpage State Park, Black Course
Farmingdale, New York
2010
Graeme McDowell
Northern Ireland
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California
2011
Rory McIlroy
Northern Ireland
Congressional Country Club, Blue Course
Bethesda, Maryland
2012
Webb Simpson
United States
Olympic Club, Lake Course
San Francisco, California
2013
Justin Rose
England
Merion Golf Club, East Course
Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Multiple Winners U.S. Open Winners
Champion Nationality
Years
Wins
Willie Anderson
Scotland
1901, 1903, 1904, 1905
4
Bobby Jones
United States
1923, 1926, 1929, 1930
4
Ben Hogan
United States
1948, 1950, 1951, 1953
4
Jack Nicklaus
United States
1962, 1967, 1972, 1980
4
Hale Irwin
United States
1974, 1979, 1990
3
Tiger Woods
United States
2000, 2002, 2008
3
Alex Smith
Scotland
1906, 1910
2
John J. McDermott
United States
1911, 1912
2
Walter Hagen
United States
1914, 1919
2
Gene Sarazen
United States
1922, 1932
2
Ralph Guldahl
United States
1937, 1938
2
Cary Middlecoff
United States
1949, 1956
2
Julius Boros
United States
1952, 1963
2
Billy Casper
United States
1959, 1966
2
Lee Trevino
United States
1969, 1971
2
Andy North
United States
1978, 1985
2
Curtis Strange
United States
1988, 1989
2
Ernie Els
South Africa
1994, 1997
2
Lee Janzen
United States
1993, 1998
2
Payne Stewart
United States
1991, 1999
2
Retief Goosen
South Africa
2001, 2004
2