PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award

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Created in 1996, the PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the PGA Tour over an extended period of time through their actions on and off the golf course.

As of 2016, there have been eleven recipients of the award:[1]

Year Recipients Country
2014 Jack Vickers  United States
2012 Gary Player  South Africa
2009 George H. W. Bush  United States
2008 Jack Nicklaus  United States
2007 Deane Beman  United States
2005 Pete Dye  United States
2003 Jack Burke Jr.  United States
1998 Arnold Palmer  United States
1998 Sam Snead  United States
1997 Byron Nelson  United States
1996 Gene Sarazen  United States

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  1. ^ "Player receives PGA Tour's Lifetime Achievement Award". Archived from the original on March 31, 2012.