Records held by Jim Thorpe 

SPORTS AL DENTE

10

college football hall of fame - 1951

9

CHARTER ENSHRINEE IN THE PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME - 1963

8

ALL- AMERICA- 1911, 1912

7

OLYMPIC DECATHLON AND PENTATHLON CHAMPION -1912

6

AP MOST OUTSTANDING ATHLETE OF THE FIRST HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY - 1950

5

"AMERICA'S GREATEST FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE HALF-CENTURY" - 1950

4

ABC'S WIDE WORLD OF SPORTS ATHLETE OF THE CENTURY - 2001

3

TRACK AND FIELD HALL OF FAME

2

HE WAS SELECTED AS THE MOST OUTSTANDING ATHLETE OF THE FIRST HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY, BY THE NATION'S PRESS.

1

FROM 1996-2001, HE WAS CONTINUOUSLY AWARDED ABC'S WIDE WORLD OF APORTS ATHLETE OF THE CENTURY AWARD.

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