Bill Graham (Canadian football)

William Douglas Lionel Graham (November 15, 1935 – January 2, 2020) was a Canadian football player who played for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. He won the Grey Cup with them in 1953 and 1957.[1] Graham previously played football with the Kitchener-Waterloo Dutchmen, and was educated at St. Andre's College. He is chairman of the Sources of Knowledge Forum of the Bruce Peninsula. Previously he was a manager, president, and eventually majority owner of University Scholarships of Canada.[2] He lived on the Bruce Peninsula and in Mississauga, Ontario. Graham died on January 2, 2020.[3]

Billy Graham
Born:(1935-11-15)November 15, 1935
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Died:January 2, 2020(2020-01-02) (aged 84)
Ontario, Canada
Career information
CFL statusNational
Height5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight165 lb (75 kg)
Career history
As player
19531960Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Career highlights and awards


  1. ^ "Billy Graham Statistics on".
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-09-11. Retrieved 2014-09-11.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "William Graham | Mississauga | Turner & Porter Funeral Directors".