Jim Thorpe – The Greatest Athlete
The Greatest Athlete of All Time
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The Greatest Athlete of All Time
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James "Jim" Francis Thorpe
Born: May 28, 1888
Died: March 28, 1953
Tribe: Sac and Fox

Jim Thorpe's Sac name was Wa-Tho-Huk or Bright Path.

He was voted best athlete for the first half of the 1900's by the Associated Press in 1950.

And voted Athlete of the Century by ABC’s Wide World of Sports in 2000.

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