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List of Sportsman of the Year winners from every year the award has been given out. All Sportsman of the Year winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Sportsman of the Year award are listed along with photos for every Sportsman of the Year winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Sportsman of the Year award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Sportsman of the Year are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Sportsman of the Year winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Sportsman of the Year winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Sportsman of the Year winners of all time. Anybody who won the Sportsman of the Year usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Sportsman of the Year-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Sportsman of the Year, so most of the famous Sportsman of the Year winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Sportsman of the Year?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share with your friends. This list is made up of items like Mark McGwire and Dale Murphy. (69 items)
Arnold Palmer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Sportsman of the Year Winners List
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Arnold Daniel Palmer is a retired American professional golfer, who is generally regarded as one of the greatest players in men's professional golf history. He has won numerous events on both the PGA Tour and Champions Tour, dating back to 1955. Nicknamed "The King", he is one of golf's most popular ...more

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Arthur Ashe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Sportsman of the Year Winners List
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Arthur Robert Ashe, Jr. was an American World No. 1 professional tennis player. He won three Grand Slam titles, ranking him among the best tennis players from the United States. Ashe, an African American, was the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ...more

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Bill Russell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Sportsman of the Year Winners List
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William Felton "Bill" Russell is an American retired professional basketball player. Russell played center for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association from 1956 to 1969. A five-time NBA Most Valuable Player and a twelve-time All-Star, Russell was the centerpiece of the Celtics ...more

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Billie Jean King is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Sportsman of the Year Winners List
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Billie Jean King is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player. King won 39 Grand Slam titles, including 12 singles, 16 women's doubles, and 11 mixed doubles titles. King won the singles title at the inaugural WTA Tour Championships. King often represented the United States in the ...more

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#91 on The Smartest Professional Athletes

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