US open is the annual open golf tournament of the United States and is the second among the four major championships in golf. It is orchestrated by the United States Golf Association (USGA) in the mid-June and its final is played on the third Sunday, which is the Father’s Day.
Let us go through a list of those golfers who have won the most US open titles. Before I get you through the list, let me make it clear that the golfers who won equal number of US open tournament will be sequentially numbered and priority will be given to the person winning overall total number of the four major championships.
10. Cary Middlecoff
9. Lee Trevino
He was born on December 1, 1939 and is an American professional golfer. He won 2 US open tournaments and is also nicknamed “Supermax”. His mother and grandfather took care of him as his father left the family when he was small.
8. Gene Sarzen
He (February 27, 1902 – May 13, 1999) was an American professional golfer and is nicknamed “The Squire”. At the age of ten, he began caddying at the local golf clubs and didn’t learn golf from anybody rather took up this challenge by himself. He won 2 US open tournaments in his career.
7. Walter Hagen
He (December 21, 1892 – October 6, 1969) was born in Rochester, New York and belonged to a working class background. He developed his golf game at the Country Club of Rochester and began as a caddy. He won 2 US open tournaments.
6. Hale Irwin
5. Tiger Woods
4. Willie Anderson
3. Bobby Jones
2. Ben Hogan
1. Jack Nicklaus
He was born on January 21, 940 in Columbus, Ohio. He is an American professional golfer and won 4 US open tournaments. He is also known as “The Golden Bear” and has won 18 major championships overall.