Gord “Galloping Ghost” Perry, Sr.

Bio

Full name: Charles Gordon Perry, Sr.

Preferred name: Gord

Nickname: Galloping Ghost

Born: March 18, 1903 in Moncton, NB

Died: Sept. 19, 2003

Last Season (1934) Vitals:
  • Position: HB
5 Season Career with MTL

Active years: 1930–1934

29 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 28 regular season games
  • 1 Grey Cup appearance (0 championship wins)
Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1931
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Gord “Galloping Ghost” Perry, Sr. was inducted into the Player wing in 1970 (CFHoF profile).

New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame

Gord “Galloping Ghost” Perry, Sr. was inducted into the Player wing in 1975.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Gord “Galloping Ghost” Perry, Sr. was inducted into the Player wing in 1975.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
5 seasons
(Rank: T2139th,
80th percentile,
5 CFL seasons)
1 team 28
(Rank: T3853rd,
64th percentile,
28 CFL games)
0 1
1930 MTL HB 5 -- 0
1931 MTL HB 6 -- 1
1932 MTL HB 5 -- 0
1933 MTL HB 6 -- 0
1934 MTL HB 6 -- 0
  • Ottawa Trojans (Jan. 1, 1944 – Dec. 31, 1944)

Gord “Galloping Ghost” Perry, Sr.'s Head Coaching Record
SeasonGPWLTPCTPFPA
Regular Season63300.5007480