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James Francis "Jim" Thorpe (May 28, 1888 – March 28, 1953) was an American athlete of mixed ancestry (Caucasian and Native American). Considered one of the most versatile athletes of modern sports, he won Olympic gold medals for the 1912 pentathlon and decathlon, played American football (collegiate and professional), and also played professional baseball and basketball.

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James Francis "Jim" Thorpe (Sac and Fox (Sauk): Wa-Tho-Huk, translated to "Bright Path")[1] (May 28, 1888 – March 28, 1953)[2] was an American athlete of mixed ancestry (Caucasian and Native American). Considered one of the most versatile athletes of modern sports, he won Olympic gold medals for the 1912 pentathlon and decathlon, played American football (collegiate and professional), and also played professional baseball and basketball.

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#Ticket – Rio Olympic Tickets – 1 x Gymnastics Rhythmic Cat A 20th August #Australia

#Ticket Rio Olympic Tickets 1 x Gymnastics Rhythmic Cat A 20th August #Australia

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Photo from Facebook. Epee fencing is part of the Modern Pentathlon. Élodie is an Olympic athlete representing France.

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May 28 celebrity birthdays

Jim Thorpe - one of the greatest athletes. All-American gold medalist in pentathlon decathlon. He played football, baseball basketball professionally.

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When Mom Is An Olympian

Mickey Kelly, Modern Pentathlon. Olympic athlete, captain in the U.S. Army, and mother!

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