His Native American name was Wa-tho-huck (Jim) he was born in 1888 in Oklahoma. His daughter is Grace Thorpe and she is from the Citizen Band of Potawatomi. Reading the link called "Grace Thorpe Link" you will see a list of Potawatomi that have in many instances become famous, and this is only a fraction of the nine tribes celebrities.
Grace Thorpe Link
Jim Thorpe Bio Link