Jim Thorpe: The World's Greatest Athlete

  • 2009
  • TV-G

A profile of Jim Thorpe (1888-1953), the legendary Native American athlete who won gold medals at the 1912 Olympics in the pentathlon and decathlon, only to then lose them for having played semipro baseball. He later played professional baseball and football.

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  • Premiered: September 6, 2009
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: A profile of Jim Thorpe (1888-1953), the legendary Native American athlete who won gold medals at the 1912 Olympics in the pentathlon and decathlon, only to then lose them for having played semipro baseball. He later played professional baseball and footba… (more)

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