Reports: Arnold Palmer passes away at 87

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There are multiple reports that golf legend Arnold Palmer passed away Sunday in Pittsburgh.

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Golf Digest’s official account tweeted out just before 8:30 p.m. that the Palmer had passed away.

A source close to the family reportedly confirmed the news to Golfweek.

The United States Golf Association tweeted out:

“We are deeply saddened by the death of Arnold Palmer, golf’s great ambassador, at age 87.”


Palmer is considered one of the greatest golfers of all time.