American speed skater nicknamed THE PRINCIPLE who earned two precious metal medals on the 1932 Olympics in Lake Placid. He visited college at Dartmouth and examined laws at Albany for a couple of years. He was the initial American to earn two precious metal medals within a Olympics. His kid, Jim Shea, Sr., and grandson, Jim Shea, Jr., also competed in the wintertime Olympics. He browse the Olympic Oath on the 1932 video games that have been presided over by upcoming leader Franklin D. Roosevelt.