John Aguirre (born Juanito Aguirre; August 22, 1919 – November 2007) was a Canadian football player who played for the Calgary Stampeders. He won the Grey Cup with them in 1948.[1] From 1948–50, Aguirre played 27 games with the Stampeders.[2]

Johnny Aguirre
Born:(1919-08-22)August 22, 1919
San Francisco, California
Died:November 2007 (aged 88)
Kelowna, British Columbia
Career information
CFL statusAmerican
Position(s)Tackle
Height6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight200 lb (91 kg)
CollegeSouthern California
High schoolGalileo HS
NFL draft1944 / Round: 16 / Pick: 163
Drafted byCleveland Rams
Career history
As player
19481950Calgary Stampeders
Career highlights and awards
  • Grey Cup champion (1948)

Previously, Aguirre attended the University of Southern California where he played college football for the USC Trojans. Aguirre was selected in the 16th round of the 1944 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Rams with the 163rd overall pick.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Johnny Aguirre". Just Sports Stats.
  2. ^ a b Maher, Tod; Gill, Bob (2013). The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia: Every Player, Coach and Game, 1946–2012. Maher Sports Media. p. 141. ISBN 978-0983513667.