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BREAKING: Reports: Arnold Palmer dies at age 87

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According to multiple reports, including from Golf Digest, golf legend Arnold Palmer has died at the age of 87 in Pittsburgh.

Palmer won seven major championships over his career, including four wins at The Masters, one U.S. Open title and two The Open Championship titles.

He won an incredible 29 PGA Tour events, including five of those majors, from 1960-1963, and later became the first man to earn $1 million in earnings on the PGA Tour.

In his later years, Palmer won ten events on the Senior PGA Tour, including five senior majors.

Palmer was the first golfer to be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom and the second golfer to be awarded the Congressional Gold Medal.

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