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Arnold Palmer (September 10, 1929- September 25, 2016)

Arnold Palmer was a professional golfer, businessman, and philanthropist who rose to fame during the early years of televised golf.  He won numerous championships throughout his life which earned him the nickname "The King" and made him one of the sport's most popular players.  In the city of Orlando, where he lived, he is also known for lending his name to The Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and the Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Children.  These hospitals are known as some of the top pediatric hospitals in the nation and have worked to save many lives.  Arnold Palmer's contributions to golf and children's health will be remember for years to come.  Learn more about his fascinating life by exploring the resources on this page.


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