- NAME: Arnold Palmer
- OCCUPATION: Golfer
- BIRTH DATE: September 10, 1929 (Age: 84)
- Did You Know?: In 1958, a 28-year-old Arnold Palmer became the youngest champion of the Masters Tournament.
- Did You Know?: In 1968, Arnold Palmer became the first golfer to eclipse $1 million in total purse winnings.
- Did You Know?: With his 1964 Masters Tournament win, Arnold Palmer became the first golfer to win the Masters four times.
- EDUCATION: Wake Forest University
- PLACE OF BIRTH: Latrobe, Pennsylvania
- Full Name: Arnold Daniel Palmer
- AKA: Arnold Palmer
- Nickname: The King
- Nickname: Arnie
- ZODIAC SIGN: Virgo
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Arnold Palmer, nicknamed "the King," is a former champion golfer and is considered one of the sport's all-time greats.
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By the late 1990s, it was reported that he was taking in more than $20 million in endorsement deals annually.
Palmer married his first wife, Winifred Walzer, whom he'd met at a tournament in Pennsylvania, in 1954. The couple went on to have two daughters together and remained married until Winifred's death in 1999.
In 2005, Palmer married Kathleen Gawthrop. The couple resides in Orlando, Florida.
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