PHOTOS: U.S. Open Sports Illustrated covers

1 of 38 Robert Beck
Brooks Koepka wins the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills, June 18, 2017.
2 of 38 Robert Beck

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods wins the 2008 U.S. Open, June 16, 2008
3 of 38 Al Tielemans

Phil Mickelson

Phil Mickelson hands the 2006 U.S. Open to Geoff Ogilvy, June 26, 2006
4 of 38 Fred Vuich

Rory McIlroy

Rory McIlroy stormed to victory at the 2011 U.S. Open, June 27, 2011
5 of 38 Walter Iooss, Jr.

Lee Trevino

Lee Trevino wins the 1971 U.S. Open at Merion, June 28, 1971
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Tony Jacklin

Tony Jacklin wins the 1970 U.S. Open at Hazeltine, June 29, 1970
7 of 38 Walter Iooss Jr.

Lee Trevino

1969 U.S. Open Preview: Lee Trevino Defends His Title, June 9, 1969
8 of 38 James Drake

Lee Trevino

Lee Trevino wins the 1968 U.S. Open at Oak Hill, June 24, 1968
9 of 38 Marvin E. Newman

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus wins the 1967 U.S. Open at Baltusrol, June 26, 1967
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Billy Casper

1967 U.S. Open Preview: Defending Champion Billy Casper, June 12, 1967
11 of 38 Walter Iooss, Jr.

Billy Casper

Billy Casper wins the 1966 U.S. Open at Olympic, June 27, 1966
12 of 38 Richard Jeffery

Ken Venturi

1966 U.S. Open Preview: The U.S. Open in San Francisco, June 13, 1966
13 of 38 James Drake

Ken Venturi

Ken Venturi wins the 1964 U.S. Open at Congressional, June 29, 1964
14 of 38 Robert Huntzinger

Julius Boros

Julius Boros wins the 1963 U.S. Open at Brookline, July 01, 1963
15 of 38 Frank Mullins

Jack Nicklaus

1963 U.S. Open Preview: Jack Nicklaus, June 17, 1963
16 of 38 John G. Zimmerman

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus wins the 1962 U.S. Open at Oakmont, June 25, 1962
17 of 38 John G. Zimmerman
1961 U.S. Open Preview: Oakland Hills, June 12, 1961
18 of 38 Guy Gillette
1959 U.S. Open Preview, June 8, 1959
19 of 38 John G. Zimmerman

Cary Middlecoff

1957 U.S. Open Preview: Defending Champion Cary Middlecoff, June 10, 1957
20 of 38 James Drake

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus wins the 1972 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, June 26, 1972
21 of 38 James Drake

Johnny Miller

Johnny Miller wins the 1973 U.S. Open at Oakmont, June 25, 1973
22 of 38 James Drake

Hale Irwin

Hale Irwin wins the 1974 U.S. Open at Winged Foot, June 24, 1974
23 of 38 Neil Leifer, Walter Iooss Jr.

Jack Nicklaus & Arnold Palmer

June 1, 1970
24 of 38 John Biever

Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods wins the 2000 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, June 26, 2000
25 of 38 John Iacono

Tom Kite

Tom Kite wins the 1992 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, June 29, 1992
26 of 38 John Iacono

Hale Irwin

Hale Irwin wins the 1990 U.S. Open at Medinah, June 25, 1990
27 of 38 Heinz Kluetmeier

Curtis Strange

Curtis Strange wins the 1989 U.S. Open at Oak Hill, June 26, 1989
28 of 38 Mickey Pfleger

Scott Simpson

Scott Simpson wins the 1987 U.S. Open at the Olympic Club, June 29, 1987
29 of 38 John Iacono

Raymond Floyd

Raymond Floyd wins the 1986 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills, June 23, 1986
30 of 38 Jacqueline Duvoisin

Andy North

Andy North wins the 1985 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills, June 24, 1985
31 of 38 Richard Mackson

Tom Watson

Tom Watson wins the 1982 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, June 28, 1982
32 of 38 Walter Iooss, Jr.

David Graham

David Graham wins the 1981 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club, June 29, 1981
33 of 38 John Iacono

Jack Nicklaus

Jack Nicklaus wins the 1980 U.S. Open at Baltusrol, June 23, 1980
34 of 38 Jay Maisel
1965 U.S. Open preview, June 14, 1965
35 of 38 James Drake

Hale Irwin

Hale Irwin wins the 1979 U.S. Open at Inverness Club, June 25, 1979
36 of 38 Tony Triolo

Andy North

Andy North wins the 1978 U.S. Open at Cherry Hills, June 26, 1978
37 of 38 Walter Iooss, Jr.

Lou Graham

Lou Graham wins the 1975 U.S. Open at Medinah, June 30, 1975
38 of 38 Richard Meek/SI

Ed Furgol

1955 U.S. Open Preview: Ed Furgol, June 20, 1955