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Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe
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Born:
May 28, 1888
Died:
March 28, 1953
Age:
64
Birth Name:
James Francis Thorpe
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Some Facts
His Native American name was Wathahuck (Bright Path).
Had a twin brother, Charles Thorpe, who died of pneumonia at the age of nine. Jim loved his brother and never ceased to mourn him.
Charter member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1963.
Inducted into the American Indian Athletic Hall of Fame in 1972 (inaugural class).
Named America's greatest athlete of the first half of the twentieth century.
Filmography
Film
Year
1992
1949
1937
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1931
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Born in 1888
Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe
May 28, 1888