Trevino, Lee

Hometown:

USA

Dallas,
Texas

Year Inducted:

1981

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

Dec 01, 1939

Lee Trevino

Professional Majors: 10

  • U.S. Open: 1968, 1971
  • Open Championship: 1971, 1972
  • PGA Championship: 1974, 1984
  • U.S. Senior Open: 1990
  • PGA Seniors’ Championship: 1992, 1994
  • The Tradition: 1992

PGA TOUR Wins: 23

  • 1968: Hawaiian Open
  • 1969: Tucson Open
  • 1970: Tucson Open, National Airlines Open
  • 1971: Tallahassee Open, Memphis Classic, Canadian Open, Sahara Invitational
  • 1972: Memphis Classic, Greater Hartford Open, Greater St. Louis Classic
  • 1973: Jackie Gleason-Inverrary, Doral Eastern Open
  • 1974: New Orleans Open
  • 1975: Florida Citrus Open
  • 1976: Colonial National Invitation
  • 1977: Canadian Open
  • 1978: Colonial National Invitation
  • 1979: Canadian Open
  • 1980: Tournament Players Championship, Memphis Classic, San Antonio-Texas Open
  • 1981: Tournament of Champions

Champions Tour Wins: 26

  • 1990: Royal Caribbean Classic, Aetna Challenge, Vintage Invitational, Doug Sanders Kingwood Celebrity Classic, NYNEX Commemorative, Transamerica Senior Golf Championship
  • 1991: Aetna Challenge, Vantage at the Dominion, Sunwest Bank/Charley Pride Senior Open, Bell Atlantic Classic
  • 1992: Vantage at the Dominion, Las Vegas Senior Classic, Bell Atlantic Classic
  • 1993: Cadillac NFL Classic, Nationwide Championship, Vantage Championship
  • 1994: Royal Caribbean Classic, PaineWebber Invitational, Bell Atlantic Classic, BellSouth Senior Classic, Northville Long Island Classic
  • 1995: Northville Long Island Classic, Transamerica
  • 1996: Emerald Coast Classic
  • 1997: Southwestern Bell Dominion
  • 2000: Cadillac NFL Golf Classic

Additional Wins: 32

  • 1965: Texas State Open
  • 1966: Texas State Open, New Mexico Open
  • 1969: World Cup
  • 1971: World Cup
  • 1972: New Mexico Open
  • 1973: Chrysler Classic, Mexican Open
  • 1974: World Series of Golf
  • 1975: Mexican Open
  • 1977: Morocco Grand Prix
  • 1978: Benson and Hedges
  • 1978: Lancome Trophy
  • 1979: Canadian PGA
  • 1981: Casio World Open, Sun City Classic, PGA Grand Slam of Golf
  • 1983: Canadian PGA
  • 1987: Skins Game
  • 1985: Dunhill British Masters
  • 1991: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf
  • 1992: Mitsukoshi Classic, Mitsukoshi Classic, Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf
  • 1993: Fuji Electric Grandslam, American Express Grandslam
  • 1994: American Express Grandslam
  • 1995: Legends of Golf
  • 1996: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf, Australian PGA Seniors’ Championship
  • 2000: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf – Legendary Division
  • 2003: ConAgra Foods Champions Skins Game

 

Ryder Cup Appearances: 7 (Wins in bold)

  • Player: 1969, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1979, 1981
  • Captain: 1985

Golf Awards & Honors

  • Rookie of the Year, Golf Digest: 1967
  • Vardon Trophy: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1974, 1980
  • PGA TOUR leading money winner: 1970
  • Player of the Year, PGA of America: 1971
  • Hickok Belt: 1971
  • Sportsman of the Year, Sports Illustrated: 1971
  • Athlete of the Year, ABC Wide World of Sorts: 1971