Homecoming king

Louisville is honoring native son Bobby Nichols, who 50 years ago bested the game's greatest players at the PGA Championship

Louisville native Bobby Nichols won the 1964 PGA Championship by three shots over Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus in Nicklaus' hometown of Columbus, Ohio. (Courtesy PGA of America)
Louisville native Bobby Nichols won the 1964 PGA Championship by three shots over Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus in Nicklaus' hometown of Columbus, Ohio. (Courtesy PGA of America)