Celebrities React: Arnold Palmer Dead At 87

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Celebrities React Arnold Palmer Dead

By Michael Lewittes

Celebrities React Arnold Palmer Dead

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Arnold Palmer is dead, and now celebrities are reacting to the death of the legendary golfer. Known at “the King,” Palmer died on Sunday in Pittsburgh from heart issues at the age of 87. See stars’ reactions to the death of the golf champion below.

Kiefer Sutherland tweeted, “One of sports greatest ambassadors of has passed. I was inspired by his dignity and calm. Thank you Arnold Palmer.” Melissa Joan Hart wrote, “Farewell to The King; #ArnoldPalmer! #RIP” And, along with a photo of Palmer in the Oval Office, President Obama expressed, “Here’s to The King who was as extraordinary on the links as he was generous to others. Thanks for the memories, Arnold.”

Donald Trump stated, “Really sad news: The great Arnold Palmer, the ‘King,’ has died. There was no-one like him – a true champion! He will be truly missed.” “Arnold Palmer was a great person and a true gentleman,” shared Katie Couric. And Magic Johnson tweeted, “Rest in Peace to the legend Arnold Palmer. May God bless his family and friends.”

Steve Harvey wrote, “A true legend, golf great Arnold Palmer.” Norm McDonald felt, “No one had more physical charisma, no one, than the late great Arnold Palmer.” And Donald Faison noted, “I drank an Arnold Palmer this morning… It’s actually my go to when playing golf. RIP sir.”

“From one King to another, RIP Arnold Palmer. A class act and true champion of his sport. #RIPKing,” said Larry King. Carson Daly shared, “So lucky to have met the king #ArnoldPalmer. He was such an inspiration on and off the course. Thinking of his family tonight. God Bless.” Darius Rucker tweeted, “Today I lost a good friend and the world lost a legend. RIP Arnold Palmer!!!” And Chris Harrison wrote, “Sad day losing The King… Arnold Palmer an absolute gentleman. I owe you for that interview in 94′ my friend.” Gossip Cop will continue to update as more celebrities react to the death of Arnold Palmer .

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