Arnold Palmer “The King” Classic Moments In Golf

Today marks the 86th birthday of the golfing legend Arnold Palmer, we take a look back through time to see how he has cemented himself into golfing history.

He was always a hit with the ladies…

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He could always make us laugh, even in his old age.

 

He created his own drink.

 

In 1976 he set a world record by circumnavigating the globe in less than 58 hours.

 

In his long career he stacked up 62 victories

 

He was part of “The Big 3” and helped to shape the game of golf to what it is today.

 

To quote the king:

Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated; it satisfies the soul and frustrates the intellect. It is at the same time rewarding and maddening – and it is without a doubt the greatest game mankind has ever invented.