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Championship PGA golfer known as The King. He won four Masters Tournaments from 1958 to 1964 as well as two Open Championships and the 1960 U.S. Open. He was named PGA Player of the Year in 1960 and 1962 and inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974.
He was married to Winifred Walzer for 45 years. Following his wife’s death, he married Kathleen Gawthrop. He had two daughters named Peggy and Amy. His grandson, Sam Saunders, became a professional golfer.
How did Arnold Palmer die?
Arnold Palmer's death was caused by cardiovascular disease.
|Cause of death||Cardiovascular Disease|
|Age of death||87 years|
|Birthday||September 10, 1929|
|Death date||September 25, 2016|
|Place of death||UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Place of burial||Cremated, Ashes scattered, Specifically: Ashes scattered at Latrobe Country Club in Pennsylvania|
Putting is like wisdom – partly a natural gift and partly the accumulation of experience.Arnold Palmer
I never rooted against an opponent, but I never rooted for him either.Arnold Palmer
Concentration comes out of a combination of confidence and hunger.Arnold Palmer
I used to get tired of drinking iced tea, so I’d ask my wife if we had some lemonade, and I would just dump it right in there.Arnold Palmer
I can’t be casual about losing. I always think I have a chance to win until winning is absolutely impossible.Arnold Palmer