Golf world mourns the death of 'The King,' Arnold Palmer
Legendary golfer died Sunday at the age of 87
American golfer Arnold Palmer has died at the age of 87.
BREAKING: Arnold Palmer has died at the age of 87. RIP to The King. <a href="https://t.co/TrFuLClRWH">pic.twitter.com/TrFuLClRWH</a>—@120Sports
Palmer is remembered by the golf community for his unmatched character and his contributions to the sport. His death touched the hearts of some of today's best, including Tiger Woods, who reacted on social media.
Thanks Arnold for your friendship, counsel and a lot of laughs. Your philanthropy and humility are part of your legend.—@TigerWoods
(2/2) It’s hard to imagine golf without you or anyone more important to the game than the King.—@TigerWoods
Arnie was one of the special people in our game. Treated everyone with so much respect. So glad I was able to meet the King. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/RIP?src=hash">#RIP</a>—@GrahamDeLaet
I'll miss you friend <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ripTheKING?src=hash">#ripTheKING</a> <a href="https://t.co/KIoz0CH59F">pic.twitter.com/KIoz0CH59F</a>—@RickieFowler
Just saw the sad news about The King, Arnold Palmer.<br>A man who impacted so many people in a positive way.<br>You will be greatly missed, sir🙏🏽—@TrevorImmelman
Athletes weren't the only ones deeply saddened by Palmer's death.
RIP Arnold Palmer. You are a LEGEND. <a href="https://t.co/qcQdzkAVLH">pic.twitter.com/qcQdzkAVLH</a>—@OneRepublic
A legend, the king of golf and the greatest of all time are just a few ways "Arnie's Army" are describing the man credited with making the sport popular for the masses.
RIP Arnold Palmer, passed tonight at 87 years of age, the greatest in golf history.—@BobBaileyPC
Arnold Palmer too? Come on. RIP to the most legendary golfer of all time.—@adamrivers
Been watch the King Arnold Palmer me entire youth. RIP BIG MAN <a href="https://t.co/pYnSJuMPqK">pic.twitter.com/pYnSJuMPqK</a>—@GrantCardone
Although Palmer is most famously known for dominating the golf course, his legacy will continue on in other ways.
RIP Arnold Palmer man <a href="https://t.co/rpDeojqI63">pic.twitter.com/rpDeojqI63</a>—@KofieYeboah
A toast to Arnold Palmer, with the only beverage that’s appropriate. <a href="https://t.co/O65MHPK93u">pic.twitter.com/O65MHPK93u</a>—@mattsinger
Remembering Arnold Palmer by drinking Arnold Palmers. Legends never die. Rest in Peace <a href="https://t.co/0IxwM7VboJ">pic.twitter.com/0IxwM7VboJ</a>—@BradyTJB30
Sports fans walk around with heavy hearts today as two influential and well-respected athletes died.
87 yr old Arnold Palmer.<br>24 yr old Jose Fernandez.<br>A "full" life what you pour into the time you have. <br>Rest peacefully, men.—@MarkWJZ