Bill Nairn

William Nairn (November 16, 1912 – May 12, 1986) was a Canadian football player who played for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He won the Grey Cup with them in 1939. He is a member of the Blue Bombers Hall of Fame and Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame. After his retirement from football he became an official in the WIFU.[1][2][3] He died while playing golf in Winnipeg in 1986.[4]

Bill Nairn
Born:(1912-11-16)November 16, 1912
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Died:May 12, 1986(1986-05-12) (aged 73)
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Career information
CFL statusNational
Weight220 lb (100 kg)
Career history
As player
19361940Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1939)


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