Notable Major Champions Under the Age of 25

1 of 16 Fred Vuich/SI
Rory McIlroy Tournament: 2011 U.S. Open Age: 22
2 of 16 John Iacono/SI
Tiger Woods Tournament: 1997 Masters Age: 21
3 of 16 Robert Huntzinger/SI
Jack Nicklaus Tournament: 1962 U.S. Open Age: 22
4 of 16 Bettmann/Corbis
Bobby Jones Tournament: 1923 U.S. Open Age: 21
5 of 16 Courtesy Black Knight International
Gary Player Tournament: 1959 British Open Age: 23
6 of 16 Steve Powell/Allsport/Getty Images
Seve Ballesteros Tournament: 1979 British Open Age: 22
7 of 16 Courtesy of USGA Archives
Francis Ouimet Tournament: 1913 U.S. Open Age: 20
8 of 16 SI
Young Tom Morris Tournament: 1868 British Open Age: 17
9 of 16 Getty Images
Gene Sarazen Tournament: 1922 U.S. Open Age: 20
10 of 16 Mel Evans/AP
Yani Tseng Tournament: 2008 LPGA Championship Age: 19
11 of 16 Chris Carlson/AP
Morgan Pressel Tournament: 2007 Kraft Nabisco Championship Age: 18
12 of 16 Fred Vuich/SI
Paula Creamer Tournament: 2010 U.S. Women's Open Age: 23
13 of 16 Miguel Tovar/AP
Annika Sorenstam Tournament: 1995 Women's British Open Age: 24
14 of 16 Robert Beck/SI
Brittany Lincicome Tournament: 2009 Kraft Nabisco Championship Age: 23
15 of 16 Dave Martin/Getty Images
Se Ri Pak Tournament: 1998 LPGA Championship Age: 21
16 of 16 Rick Bowmer/AP
Nancy Lopez Tournament: 1978 LPGA Championship Age: 21