Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Mike Troy

image number:

P0021937

description:

Mike Troy is the first IU athlete (while they were still a student-athlete at IU) to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated. He appeared on the August 1, 1960 edition. Other IU athletes to appear on the cover, in chronological order: Ted Kluszewski, while a member of the Cin. Reds baseball team (Jul. 16, 1956). Chet Jastremski, with Doc Counsilman in the background (Jan. 29, 1962). Mark Spitz (Jul. 22, 1968). Mark Spitz (Sep. 4, 1972). Mark Spitz with his wife Suzy (May 14, 1973). John Laskowski, with Kent Benson and Scott May whose faces cannot be seen, (Feb. 3, 1975). Kent Benson, whose face cannot be seen, and Steve Green (Mar. 31, 1975). Kent Benson (Dec. 1, 1975). Kent Benson, with Tom Abernethy in background (Mar. 29, 1976). Scott May (Apr. 5, 1976). Scott May (Jul. 19, 1976). Bobby Knight (Jan. 26, 1981). Isiah Thomas (Apr. 6, 1981). Bobby Knight (Mar. 23, 1987). Damon Bailey (Dec. 13, 1993). Bobby Knight (May 22, 2000). Bobby Knight (Sep. 18, 2000). D. J. White (Nov. 19, 2007). "Indiana's Shame" cover re: Kelvin Sampson (Feb. 2008?). Cody Zeller (November 12, 2012). Victor Oladipo (March 25, 2013). If you know of others, please let us know.

date taken:

1959

film code:

Kodak - - Safety - - Film

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

donor image number:

59-11

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Troy, Mike

corporate name:

Sports Illustrated

topic:

Swimming

topic:

Portraits

topic:

Olympians (IU Athletes who have competed in The Olympics)

topic:

Firsts

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals