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The PGA Championship

Tournament Info for: 1964 PGA Championship
Date: July 16 - 19, 1964
Site: Columbus Country Club
Champion: Bobby Nichols
Purse: $100,000.00
Field: 162
Cut at:
Par: 34 - 36 - 70 (6,851 yards)
Players Advanced: 150

With an opening round of 64, Bobby Nichols, a 28-year- old Kentuckian, never looked back as he held the lead every round to win the PGA Championship. His 271 is the lowest 72-hole total in PGA Championship history.

Results
Course AverageUnder
Par
At
Par
Over
Par
Low RoundsRound LeaderBobby Nichols
Round 1: 74.63 13 8 141 64 Bobby Nichols 64 Bobby Nichols 64
Round 2: 75.21 8 2 150 65 Ken Venturi 135 Bobby Nichols 135
Round 3: 73.35 7 5 79 68 Ben Hogan, Chick Harbert, Gardner Dickinson, Mason Rudolph, Tom Nieporte 204 Bobby Nichols 204
Round 4: 71.52 13 8 44 64 Jack Nicklaus 271 Bobby Nichols 271
Totals: 74.15 41 23 414