The Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame contains a remarkable collection of athletes and others involved in sports activities. We have inducted 18 Olympians, including six medal winners, two world boxing champions, three women who made first team All-American in lacrosse, people who wrote brilliantly about sports or announced games, and others who founded, owned and/or managed professional franchises.
22nd Annual Induction Ceremony
Known as "The Clown Prince of Baseball"
He performed in over 6,000 major league and minor league baseball games
An Olympian who wouldn't go
She was a gymnast who was selected for the 1936 Olympics in Germany, but refused to participate because of NATZI anti-Semitism
From start to Olympian in 5 years
He was the first Jewish American to win an Olympic medal in sailing
Major League GM
He is a former major leaguer who was the General Manager of a Major League baseball team
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