7 majors. 62 PGA Tour wins. He ushered in the modern era of televised golf and was the first golfer to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He built world-renowned hospitals and the first 24 hour Golf Channel. In short, he was the most beloved golfer of all time. And while Mr. Palmer passed away on September 25, 2016, his legacy will always live on — through the Golf Channel — and through the game itself, which was forever changed by this extraordinary man.