1964 PGA Championship Results

The 1964 PGA Championship was the 46th edition of this major, staged by the PGA of America.

Winner: Bobby Nichols, 271

Where it was played: Columbus Country Club in Columbus, Ohio

Tournament dates: July 16-19, 1964

Leader after first round: Bobby Nichols, 64

Leader after second round: Bobby Nichols, 135

Leader after third round: Bobby Nichols, 204

Notable Notes: Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer staged a duel, fighting neck-and-neck all the way. Alas, they were fighting for second place, for which they tied. The winner was the less-heralded Bobby Nichols, who earned his only major championship victory in wire-to-wire fashion after opening with a 64.

Final Scores

Bobby Nichols 64-71-69-67—271
Jack Nicklaus 67-73-70-64—274
Arnold Palmer 68-68-69-69—274
Mason Rudolph 73-66-68-69—276
Tom Nieporte 68-71-68-72—279
Ken Venturi 72-65-73-69—279
Bo Wininger 69-68-73-70—280
Gay Brewer 72-71-71-67—281
Billy Casper 68-72-70-72—282
Jon Gustin 69-76-71-66—282
Ben Hogan 70-72-68-72—282
Tony Lema 71-68-72-71—282
Ed Furgol 71-69-72-71—283
Billy Maxwell 72-71-70-70—283
Gary Player 70-71-71-71—283
Mike Souchak 67-73-71-72—283
Walter Burkemo 70-71-72-71—284
Jacky Cupit 72-71-72-69—284
Bob Charles 68-71-73-73—285
Al Geiberger 73-72-72-68—285
Tommy Aaron 72-74-70-70—286
Julius Boros 70-73-71-72—286
Gardner Dickinson 74-74-68-71—287
Mike Fetchick 74-73-74-66—287
Ted Kroll 72-73-72-70—287
Ed Kroll 75-72-72-68—287
Dick Rhyan 71-72-71-73—287
Bill Bisdorf 73-72-73-70—288
Jim Ferree 70-72-75-71—288
Dick Hart 73-73-72-70—288
George Knudson 76-69-72-71—288
Doug Sanders 71-73-76-68—288
Frank Beard 72-72-71-74—289
Al Besselink 71-73-72-73—289
Pete Brown 71-75-73-70—289
Paul Haviland 68-73-73-75—289
Gene Littler 75-72-74-68—289
Dave Ragan 73-71-74-71—289
Don Bies 76-66-76-72—290
Joe Campbell 73-72-71-74—290
Bruce Devlin 70-73-76-71—290
Bob Keller 69-75-72-74—290
Jack Rule 74-71-72-73—290
George Bayer 71-74-76-70—291
Jack Burke Jr. 74-72-73-72—291
Chi Chi Rodriguez 71-74-71-75—291
Joe Conrad 69-72-74-76—291
John Cook 75-72-70-74—291
Chick Harbert 74-75-68-74—291
Babe Lichardus 72-74-73-72—291
Fred Wampler 74-73-71-73—291
Pete Cooper 77-71-73-71—292
J.C. Goosie 72-74-74-72—292
Bob Hill 72-70-75-75—292
Don Spears 73-71-76-72—292
Bruce Crampton 72-74-74-73—293
Jim Ferrier 73-72-76-72—293
Furman Hayes 74-72-74-73—293
Huston Leclair 73-74-72-74—293
Bob Rosburg 72-75-71-75—293
Bill Ogden 73-76-71-74—294
Jim Browning 71-72-77-75—295
Jimmy Johnson 71-74-72-78—295
Jim Turnesa 76-72-73-74—295
Dave Marr 72-73-74-77—296

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