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Oak Hill time line

1901: Oak Hill Country Club is founded on land along the Genesee River currently occupied by the University of Rochester.

1926: Oak Hill moves to its current Pittsford location, with two 18-hole courses, East and West.

1942: Ben Hogan sets the East course record with a 64 (later matched in 1989 by Curtis Strange) and wins the second Times-Union Open.

1949: Oak Hill hosts its first major tournament, the U.S. Amateur, won by Charlie Coe in an 11-and-10 rout of Rufus King.

1956: Oak Hill hosts the U.S. Open for the first time, with Cary Middlecoff shooting a 1-over 281 to hold off Ben Hogan and Julius Boros by a stroke.

1965: Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Arnold Palmer play a Big Three exhibition match at Oak Hill.

1968: Oak Hill hosts the U.S. Open for the second time, with Lee Trevino earning his first career victory.

1980: Jack Nicklaus wins the PGA Championship by seven strokes, a record that stood until last year, when Rory McIlroy won by eight.

1984: Oak Hill hosts the fifth-ever U.S. Senior Open, with Miller Barber shooting a 6-over 286 and winning by two shots over Arnold Palmer.

1989: Curtis Strange wins his second straight U.S. Open – becoming the first player since Hogan in 1950-51 to do so – in the third playing of the tournament at Oak Hill.

1995: Oak Hill hosts the 31st Ryder Cup Matches – won by Europe with a Sunday comeback completed when Irishman Philip Walton defeated Jay Haas by one hole to give his side a 14½-13½ victory.

1998: The U.S. Amateur returns to Oak Hill after 49 years. Hank Kuehne defeats Tom McKnight, 2 and 1, in the 36-hole final.

2003: The PGA Championship returns to Oak Hill for the second time with 96 of the top 100 players in the world in the field. Unheralded Shaun Micheel – ranked No. 169 in the world – wins with a score of 4-under 276. He clinches the victory with an iconic shot, a 7-iron from 175 yards on the 18th hole of the final round that lands two inches from the cup.

2008: Jay Haas wins the 2008 Senior PGA Championship with a total of 7-over 287, the highest winning score in relation to par in the 72-hole history of the event, which began in 1958.

2013: Oak Hill will host the 2013 PGA Championship Aug. 8-11.