Bruno Bitkowski

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Bruno Bitkowski
Date of birth (1929-11-29)November 29, 1929
Place of birth Windsor, Ontario
Date of death February 10, 1966(1966-02-10) (aged 36)
Place of death Ottawa, Ontario
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status National
Position(s) C/DE
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg)
CJFL Assumption College Junior
Career history
As player
1951-1962 Ottawa Rough Riders
Career highlights and awards
Awards 1951 - Gruen Trophy
Retired #s Ottawa Rough Riders #40

Bruno Bitkowski (November 11, 1929 – February 10, 1966) was an all-star Canadian football centre for the Ottawa Rough Riders for eleven seasons. Bitkowski was a Grey Cup champion twice (1951 and 1960) and won the Gruen Trophy as best rookie in the Big Four in 1951.