1970s Masters photos from Sports Illustrated

1 of 8 Neil Leifer/SI
Jack Nicklaus tied Arnold Palmer with four green jackets after winning the 1972 Masters.
2 of 8 Eric Schweikardt/SI
Nicklaus was the only player to finish under par in 1972.
3 of 8 Stephen Green-Armytage/SI
Thirteen years after winning his first green jacket, Gary Player captured his second with a two-shot win at the 1974 Masters.
4 of 8 Heinz Kluetmeier/SI
Nicklaus tied for fourth, three shots behind Player.
5 of 8 Neil Leifer/SI
The 1975 tournament was also one of the most exciting in Masters history, with Nicklaus holding off Johnny Miller and Tom Weiskopf to win his fifth green jacket.
6 of 8 Manny Millan/SI
Tom Watson shot a final-round 67 to defeat Nicklaus by two strokes at the 1977 Masters.
7 of 8 Tony Triolo/SI
Player birdied seven of the last 10 holes to capture the 1978 Masters.
8 of 8 John Iacono/SI
In his first start at Augusta National, Fuzzy Zoeller won the 1979 Masters in a playoff over Ed Sneed and Watson.