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17/12/2018 4:09 PM AEDT

Legendary Golfer Arnold Palmer Dead At 87

Palmer is credited with making golf the internationally popular sport it is today.

File-This Feb. 19, 1976, file photo shows Arnold Palmer for the start of Glenn Cambell Los Angeles Open. Palmer, who made golf popular for the masses with his hard-charging style, incomparable charisma and a personal touch that made him known throughout the golf world as "The King," died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Pittsburgh. He was 87.  (AP Photo/JLR, File)
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File-This Feb. 19, 1976, file photo shows Arnold Palmer for the start of Glenn Cambell Los Angeles Open. Palmer, who made golf popular for the masses with his hard-charging style, incomparable charisma and a personal touch that made him known throughout the golf world as "The King," died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, in Pittsburgh. He was 87. (AP Photo/JLR, File)