Ken Fraser

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Ken Fraser
Personal information
Full name Ken Fraser
Date of birth (1940-02-17) 17 February 1940 (age 75)
Height/Weight 187cm / 80kg
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1958–1968 Essendon 198 (157)
Representative team honours
Years Team Games (Goals)
Victoria 9 (20)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1968 season.
Career highlights

Ken Fraser (born 17 February 1940) is a former Australian rules footballer in the (then) Victorian Football League (VFL).

Ken Fraser was an outstanding centre half-forward, Essendon Football Club captain, premiership captain and player, and Victorian representative.

In 2001 Fraser was inducted into the Australian Football Hall of Fame.

Ken Fraser was also Principal of Templestowe Secondary College in Lower Templestowe, Victoria, Australia for many years.

Career highlights[edit]

Playing career:

  • Essendon 1958–1968 (Games: 198 Goals: 157)

Player honors:

  • 2nd in the Brownlow Medal 1962, 1964
  • Essendon Best & Fairest 1963, 1964
  • Essendon captain 1965–1968
  • Essendon premierships 1962, 1965 (captain)
  • Essendon Team of the Century
  • Victorian representative (9 games, 20 goals)