On This Date 8/14/1970
Dave Stockton, despite a final round 73, wins the PGA Championship at Southern Hills County Club in Tulsa. Stockton is the only golfer to finish under par at -1, finishing two strokes better than Arnold Palmer and Bob Murphy. It is the third runner up for Palmer at the PGA, the one major championship that eluded him throughout his career. Stockton would win a second PGA Championship in 1976.