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US Majors golf champions

US Majors golf champions

Year

US Open

US Masters

USPGA

All players US except:

1 Spain

2 Germany

3 Great Britain

4 Zimbabwe

5 South Africa

6 Fiji

1992

Tom Kite

Fred Couples

Nick Price4

1993

Lee Janzen

Bernhard Langer2

Paul Azinger

1994

Ernie Els5

José-Maria Olazábal1

Nick Price4

1995

Corey Pavin

Ben Crenshaw

Steve Elkington

1996

Steve Jones

Nick Faldo3

Mark Brooks

1997

Ernie Els5

Tiger Woods

Davis Love III

1998

Lee Janzen

Mark O'Meara

Vijay Singh6

1999

Payne Stewart

José-Maria Olazábal1

Tiger Woods

2000

Tiger Woods

Vijay Singh6

Tiger Woods

2001

Retief Goosen5

Tiger Woods

David Toms

2002

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods

Rich Beem

2003

Jim Furyk

Mike Weir

Shaun Micheel


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Kite, Tom

Tom Kite (Thomas O. Kite, Jr.), 1949–, American golfer, b. Austin, Tex. The 1973 Professional Golfers Association Rookie of the Year, he was also the 1989 Player of the Year. He won the 1992 U.S. Open, and was a member of the 1993 U.S. Ryder Cup team. The 1981 winner of the Vardon Trophy (for the lowest stroke average), he led the PGA in earnings that year and from 1989 through 1994 was the career earnings leader.

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