The King Of Golf, Arnold Palmer Dead At 87Palmer started his professional career in 1954 after winning the United States Golf Association Amateur Championship and was the first person in history to make $1 Million playing golf. At the end of his professional golf career, Arnold Palmer won 90 tournaments. He was an active member of the community and focused most of his attention outside of golf on the health and future of today's youth.
Arnold Palmer Hospital For Children and Winnie Palmer's Hospital for Women and Babies named for his late wife provide amazing care to families on a daily basis. The Arnold Palmer Invitational raises funds to support The Arnie's Army Foundation focusing on a better tomorrow. Arnold Palmer will be missed not only in the golf community but by the millions of lives he's touched through charitable giving.