How Iced Tea & Lemonade Became An ‘Arnold Palmer’

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The sports world is mourning the loss of "golf's greatest ambassador" in the wake Arnold Palmer's death at the age of 87.

Palmer won 7 majors, 96 tournaments, and is the guy known for bringing the elite game of golf to the masses back in the 60`s.

Palmer designed golf courses, raised millions of dollars for charities, and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, but he might best be remembered for the drink he created.

An Arnold Palmer is a mix of iced tea and lemonade.

The golf great usually made it at home but then one time, he ordered it in a diner.

"All of the sudden, the waitress went over to another table. The lady at the table said, 'I want an Arnold Palmer.' Well, all of us turned our head and thought, 'What is she talking about?' She said, 'I want what he ordered.'"

And the rest is history.

No doubt we'll miss Arnold Palmer's charm and charisma, but both -- along with his drink legacy -- will live on.