Arnold Palmer

1929 - 2016

Arnold Palmer

Arnold Daniel Palmer (September 10, 1929 – September 25, 2016) was an American professional golfer who is generally regarded as one of the greatest and most charismatic players in the sport's history. Dating back to 1955, he won numerous events on both the PGA Tour and the circuit now known as PGA Tour Champions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arnold Palmer has received more than 4,637,662 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2nd most popular golfer.

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Among golfers, Arnold Palmer ranks 2 out of 27Before him are Jack Nicklaus. After him are Tiger Woods, Gary Player, Seve Ballesteros, Ben Hogan, Babe Didrikson Zaharias, Sam Snead, Bernhard Langer, Lee Trevino, Byron Nelson, and Greg Norman.

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Among people born in 1929, Arnold Palmer ranks 155Before him are Walter Brandmüller, Amitai Etzioni, Nargis, Poul Schlüter, Alain Tanner, and Lennart Skoglund. After him are Andre Gunder Frank, Aleksandar Petrović, Camilo Torres Restrepo, Guillermo Cabrera Infante, Fred Sinowatz, and Ronald Golias. Among people deceased in 2016, Arnold Palmer ranks 144Before him are Rudi Altig, Péter Esterházy, Ilse Aichinger, Peter Hans Kolvenbach, Bill Mollison, and David Huddleston. After him are Halil İnalcık, Carmen Pereira, Silvana Pampanini, Götz George, Javier Echevarría Rodríguez, and Louis Pilot.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Arnold Palmer ranks 2,666 out of 12,171Before him are Casey Affleck (1975), Alfred P. Sloan (1875), Jim Davis (1909), Arthur Janov (1924), Bobby Riggs (1918), and Kaʻahumanu (1768). After him are Lyman Spitzer (1914), Ron Carter (1937), Frankie Valli (1934), Wendy Carlos (1939), Chuck Lorre (1952), and Lisa Marie Presley (1968).

Among GOLFERS In United States

Among golfers born in United States, Arnold Palmer ranks 2Before him are Jack Nicklaus (1940). After him are Tiger Woods (1975), Ben Hogan (1912), Babe Didrikson Zaharias (1911), Sam Snead (1912), Lee Trevino (1939), Byron Nelson (1912), Tom Watson (1949), Phil Mickelson (1970), Fred Couples (1959), and Jim Furyk (1970).