Ken Charlton (Canadian football)

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Ken Charlton
Born:(1920-04-20)April 20, 1920
Regina, Saskatchewan
Died:May 1, 2004(2004-05-01) (aged 84)
Burnaby, British Columbia
Career information
CFL statusNational
Position(s)RB
Career history
As player
1941Saskatchewan Roughriders
1942Winnipeg RCAF Bombers
1943Regina All Services All-Stars
1945–1947Ottawa Rough Riders
1948–1954Saskatchewan Roughriders
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star1941, 43, 45, 46, 48, 49, 50 ,51
Career stats

Kenneth Charlton (1920–2004) was a running back for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, and is a member of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, where he was elected in 1992. He was also named to the Roughriders Plaza of Honour and to the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame.

Further reading[edit]

  • Hawthorn, Tom (2004-07-05). "Football great 'played out his heart'". The Globe and Mail.