What was the longest golf drive in PGA history? July 13, 2020 by Pamela Landy The official PGA record for the longest golf drive is 406 yards by Jack L. Hamm on July 12, 1986. Related Answers What is the longest-running daytime TV drama? Who was the longest-reigning pope in history? What is the longest-running performance in daytime TV drama history? What is the longest-running play in theater history? What was Jack Nicklaus’s first major golf tournament win? How wide is a golf hole and how deep is it?