Jones Sr., Robert Trent

Hometown:

UNITED KINGDOM

Ince ,
Lancanshire

Year Inducted:

1987

Induction Category:

Pinehurst

Birth Date:

Jun 20, 1906 -
Jun 14, 2000

Robert Trent Jones Sr.

Achievements

  • Credited with roughly 400 designs or re-designs including:
  • Firestone, site of WGC-Bridgestone Invitational;
  • Hazeltime, site the 1970 and 1991 U.S. Open, the 2002 and 2009 PGA Championship, and the 2016 Ryder Cup;
  • Spyglass Hill, site rotation for the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am;
  • Baltusrol, site of the 2005 PGA Championship;
  • Oak Hill, site of 1956, 1968, and 1989 U.S. Open, 1980, 2003, and 2013 PGA Championship, and the 1995 Ryder Cup

Awards & Honors

  • Golf
  • Old Tom Morris Award: 1987