Harry Lien  (deceased)

Year Inducted: 1969

Born:  April 5, 1896     Tvedeshand, NOR

Died:  Sept. 19, 1978, Chicago, IL

After immigrating to the United States in 1917 Harry Lien served in World War One and then established his reputation as a ski jumper.  He was a member of the 1924 U.S. Olympic Team.  He settled in Hayward, Wi where he built a ski jump that attracted skiers to the mid-west.

 


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