Frank Spellman, American weightlifter, Died at 94


Frank Isaac Spellman was born on September 17, 1922, in Malvern, Pennsylvania and died on January 12, 2017.

He was an American weightlifter.

Spellman set several Olympic records and earned a gold medal in 1948.

He has been elected to the United States Weightlifting Hall of Fame, the Helms Athletic Foundation Hall of Fame and the Porterville Quarterback Hall of Fame.

During addition to being inducted into the Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in its class of 2003 / 2004, he was inducted into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 1983.

Frank Isaac Spellman passed away at 94 years old.