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Ben Simpson

Ben Simpson
Date of birth: (1878-05-09)May 9, 1878
Place of birth: Peterborough, Ontario
Date of death: October 20, 1964(1964-10-20) (aged 86)
Place of death: Hamilton, Ontario
Career information
Position(s): Running back
Placekicker
College: Queen's University
Organizations
As player:
1899–1903
1904-1910
1963

Benjamin L. Simpson (born September 5, 1878, in Peterborough, Ontario, died October 20, 1964, in Hamilton, Ontario) was a star football player in the Canadian Football League for seven seasons for the Hamilton Tigers. He was inducted into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame in 1963 and into the Canada's Sports Hall of Fame in 1975.

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  • Find a Grave
  • Canada's Sports Hall of Fame profile
  • Ben Simpson Hall of Fame


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