History of golf
The origins of golf are unclear and much debated. However, it is generally accepted that modern golf developed in Scotland during the Middle Ages. The game did not find international popularity until ...
Open Golf History - Part1 - A Royal and Ancient History of Golf
History of Golf and the formation of the earliest golf clubs and societies and the earliest Rules of Golf. Open golf history from 1860 in Prestwick to the 19...
Chris T. Sullivan
Chris T. Sullivan (born February 15, 1948, in Lake City, Florida) is one of the founders of Outback Steakhouse and OSI Restaurant Partners, LLC. He also formerly held the titles of director and chairm...
Mark H. McCormack Medal
The Mark H. McCormack Medal is presented annually by The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews to the leading player in the World Amateur Golf Ranking after the last 'elite' event of the season. T...
2005 in golf

Major championshipsWorld Golf Championships (individual events)Other leading PGA Tour eventsFor a full list of PGA Tour results, see 2005 PGA Tour.Other leading European Tour eventsFor a full lis...
British Golf Museum
The British Golf Museum is located opposite the clubhouse of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews, Scotland. The museum, which opened in 1990, documents the history of golf from Medieval time...
Canadian Golf Hall of Fame
The Canadian Golf Hall of Fame and Museum is a museum and hall of fame covering the history of the game of golf in Canada, and celebrating the careers and accomplishments of the most significant contr...
USGA Museum
The United States Golf Association Museum and Arnold Palmer Center for Golf History is home to the world’s premier collection of golf artifacts and memorabilia. It is located adjacent to the United St...
Grand Slam (golf)
The Grand Slam in professional golf is winning all of golf's major championships in the same calendar year.
The Grand Slam in men's golf is an unofficial concept, having changed over time. In the ...
Timeline of golf history (1851–1945)

1851 The Prestwick Golf Club is founded. 1856 Pau Golf Club is founded, the first on the Continent. A rule change is enacted that, in match play, the ball must be played as it lies or the hole be...
Kolven
Kolven (verb; or noun: kolf) is a game originated in the Netherlands, played by four people in which players hit the ball over a certain distance and the first people to reach their opponents' startin...
Timeline of golf history (1353–1850)
The following is a partial timeline of the history of golf:
1672 - 2 March. Officially recognised by Guinness World Records as the oldest record of golf being played. Sir John Foulis from Edinbur...
Chronological list of men's major golf champions
Through the 2014 season, 210 golfers have won one of men's professional golf's four professional major championships. They are listed here in order of their first win. For a complete list of results i...
Angelo Argea
Angelo Argea (November 7, 1929 – October 10, 2005) was best known as the caddy for Jack Nicklaus.Argea was born in Greece. He and Nicklaus first met at the Palm Springs Classic in 1963, when Arg...
Best Female Golfer ESPY Award
The Best Female Golfer ESPY Award has been presented annually in two different periods to the professional female golfer adjudged to be the best in a given calendar year. It was originally presented ...
Tom Dreesen
Tom Dreesen (born September 11, 1942) is an American stand-up comedian.
Dreesen grew up in Harvey, Illinois, a southwest suburb of Chicago. He attended Thornton Township High School there. While w...
Great Triumvirate (golf)
The Great Triumvirate, in a golfing context, refers to the three leading British golfers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries: Harry Vardon, John Henry Taylor, and James Braid. The trio combine...
Wisconsin Golf Hall of Fame
The Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA) established a Wisconsin Golf Hall of Fame in 1964 to honor distinguished amateurs for their significant contributions to the game of golf in Wisconsin. The...
United Golf Association
The United Golf Association (UGA) was a group of African-American professional golfers who operated a separate series of professional golf tournaments for Blacks during the era of racial segregation i...
2006 in golf

Major championshipsWorld Golf Championships (individual events)Other leading PGA Tour eventsFor a complete list of PGA Tour results see 2006 PGA Tour.Other leading European Tour eventsFor a compl...
2007 in golf

Major championshipsWorld Golf ChampionshipsFedEx Cup playoff eventsOther leading PGA Tour eventsFor a complete list of PGA Tour results see PGA Tour.Other leading European Tour eventsFor a comple...
National Golf Coaches Association
The National Golf Coaches Association (NGCA) is an organization formed in 1983 to promote women's intercollegiate golf. The vision of NGCA since its inception has been "to encourage the playing of in...
Claret Jug
The Golf Champion Trophy, commonly known as the Claret Jug, is the trophy presented to the winner of The Open Championship, (often called the "British Open"), one of the four major championships in go...