Robert "Bob" Fitzgerald

Bob was born October 3, 1923. During his life he achieved the title of National and North American Outdoor Champion, set three National Outdoor Records, and was a member of two Olympic teams. He tied for the silver medal in the 500m with Ken Bartholomew in the Olympic Games of 1948. He also competed at the 1952 Olympic Games. He was inducted to the National Speedskating Hall of Fame on May 4, 1974 in Bloomington, Minnesota.