28 Feb '14, 11pm

Did you know? @JackNicklaus won the 1971 PGA Championship -- today, Feb 28. Here's the unique story: #p…

Did you know? @JackNicklaus won the 1971 PGA Championship -- today, Feb 28. Here's the unique story: #p…

Today, Feb, 28, holds an unusual place in major championship history – on this day in 1971, Jack Nicklaus won the PGA Championship in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., where the Honda Classic is being played right now. That's not a typo – the event now known as "the season's final major" was actually the season's first major in 1971. It was played in February so that the original PGA National Golf Club could host it while also avoiding Florida's oppressive August heat. In a quirk of scheduling, the 1970 PGA Championship was played in August as usual, meaning that both of these two PGA Championships were played between the 1970 British Open and the 1971 Masters. In 1972, the PGA Championship returned to its usual late-summer spot. The 1971 PGA was played Feb. 25-28 at the original PGA National, which is now known as BallenIsles Country Club (the East Course hosted the PGA Champions...

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