Arnold Palmer

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Born: 09/10/1929 in Youngstown, Pennsylvania, USA

Filmography

Actor (23)

100 Years of Hope and Humor 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

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Nicklaus: A Final March Through the Majors 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

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Golf Digests 50 Greatest Golfers 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Payne Stewart 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

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Sports Illustrated's 20th Century Sports Awards 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Performer

Arnold Palmer: Golf's Heart and Soul 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

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Tiger Woods: Son, Hero and Champion 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

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Idols of the Game 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

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The Great Ones: The National Sports Awards 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

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Arnold Palmer: The Man and the Legend 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

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A Conversation With Dinah 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

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The British Open 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

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The Centennial of Golf in America 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The PGA Championship 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

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The Chrysler Cup 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

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The British Open 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

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The PGA Championship 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

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Return to Campus 1974 (Movie)

Spike Belfry (Actor)

Call Me Bwana 1962 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Milestones

1967

Became first PGA Tour golfer to earn $1m 

1963

Captained Ryder Cup-winning team

1958

Won first major turnament

Bonus Trivia

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In 2004 Palmer became the first golfer to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and in 2009 became the second to receive the Congressional Gold Medal, while in 1998 he was given the PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award.  

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Palmer logged nearly 20,000 hours of flight time during 50 years as a pilot, and in 1999 Westmoreland County Airport was renamed in his honor.

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Palmer's signature soft drink, a two-to-one blend of iced tea and lemonade, was popularly known as an Arnold Palmer in his honor.

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