Ken Charlton

Bio

Full name: Kenneth Charlton

Preferred name: Ken

Born: April 20, 1920 in Regina, SK

Died: May 1, 2004

Last Season (1954) Vitals:
  • Height: 6′ 0″
  • Weight: 171 lbs
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #88
Amateur Programs
  • Regina Dales Jr.
12 Season Career with WRCAFB, OTT, SSK

Active years: 1941–1942, 1945–1954

118 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 116 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
2 Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1942 Grey Cup
  • 1951 Grey Cup
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Ken Charlton was inducted into the Player wing in 1992 (CFHoF profile).

Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Ken Charlton was inducted in 1988.

Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame

Ken Charlton was inducted into the Player wing in 1986.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
12 seasons
(Rank: T199th,
98th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
3 teams 116
(Rank: T825th,
92nd percentile,
116 CFL games)
0 2
1941 SSK HB 8 -- 0
1942 WRCAFB HB 0 -- 1
1945 SSK HB -- 0 -- 0
  OTT HB, P 80 5 -- 0
  1945 Total 2 Teams     5 -- 0
1946 OTT HB, K 74 9 -- 0
1947 OTT HB, P 80 11 -- 0
1948 SSK HB, K 50 11 -- 0
1949 SSK HB 88 14 -- 0
1950 SSK HB, K 88 14 -- 0
1951 SSK HB, K 88 11 -- 1
1952 SSK HB 88 14 -- 0
1953 SSK HB 88 16 -- 0
1954 SSK HB 88 3 -- 0