|Date of birth:||February 13, 1927|
|Place of birth:||Montreal, Quebec|
|Date of death:||January 21, 1989(aged 61)|
Career highlights and awards
|Awards:||1948 - Gruen Trophy|
|Honors:||1949 - Grey Cup Champion|
A graduate of both Loyola High School and Loyola College, English joined his hometown Montreal Alouettes in 1948. Playing 12 regular season games he scored 2 touchdowns and a safety, good enough to win the Gruen Trophy for best rookie in the eastern Big Four (at a time when only Canadians could win the award.) In 1949 he was an integral part of the Larks first Grey Cup championship. He retired after only 4 seasons with Montreal, playing 39 games.
He later became an avid curler and golfer, and was a Vice-President with McFarlane Son and Hodgson Ltd. In 1972 he was elected into the Loyola College Sports Hall of Fame (now Concordia University). He died on January 21, 1989.
-  CFLAPEDIA entry: Keith English