Des Rowe

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Des Rowe
Des Rowe 1961.jpg
Des Rowe among the Richmond players in 1961
Personal information
Date of birth (1925-11-19)19 November 1925
Date of death 12 May 2007(2007-05-12) (aged 81)
Original team Coburg
Height/Weight 182 cm / 82.5 kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1946–1957 Richmond 175 (24)
Coaching career
Years Club Games (W–L–D)
1961–1963 Richmond 54 (15-39-0)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1957 season.
Career highlights

Des Rowe (19 November 1925 – 12 May 2007)[1] was an Australian rules footballer who played in the Victorian Football League (VFL) between 1946 and 1957 for the Richmond Football Club. He was senior coach of Richmond from 1961 to 1963.


  1. ^ "AFL Annual Report 2007". Australian Football League. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 

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Preceded by
Bill Morris
Richmond Best and Fairest winner
1951 – tied with Roy Wright
Succeeded by
Roy Wright
Preceded by
Roy Wright
Richmond Best and Fairest winner
Succeeded by
Laurie Sharp