RIP Arnold Palmer: Golf’s Greatest Legend (VIDEO)

Arnold Palmer passed away last week and what he left behind is a golf legacy that will never be forgotten. Please watch the video below of some of Arnold’s finest moments.

List of accomplishments:

  • World Golf Hall of Fame 1974PGA Tour
  • leading money winner 1958, 1960, 1962, 1963
  • PGA Player of the Year 1960, 1962
  • Vardon Trophy 1961, 1962, 1964, 1967
  • Sports Illustrated Sportsman of the Year 1960
  • Bob Jones Award 1971
  • Old Tom Morris Award 1983
  • PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award 1998
  • Payne Stewart Award 2000
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom 2004
  • Congressional Gold Medal 2009

Number of wins by tour

  • PGA Tour 62 (5th all time)
  • European Tour 2
  • PGA Tour of Australasia 2
  • Champions Tour 10

Best results in major championships

  • Masters Tournament Won: 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964
  • U.S. Open Won: 1960
  • The Open Championship Won: 1961, 1962
  • PGA Championship T2: 1964, 1968, 1970

Palmer died at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on September 25, 2016 while awaiting heart surgery. 

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