Charles Chadwick (athlete)

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Charles Chadwick
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Yale Bulldogs
Position Guard
Class 1897
Career history
College Yale (1897)
Personal information
Date of birth (1874-11-19)November 19, 1874
Place of birth Brooklyn, New York
Date of death September 28, 1953(1953-09-28) (aged 78)
Place of death Boston, Massachusetts
Career highlights and awards
  • All-American (1897)

Charles Chadwick (November 19, 1874 – September 28, 1953) was an All-American football player and Yale strong man who graduated from Yale in 1897. His younger brother, George, was also a Yale All-American and captain of the undefeated Yale football team in 1902.

He was born in Brooklyn and died in Boston, Massachusetts.

Following his athletic career at Yale, Charles got his law degree and lawyered in New York City for a few years before he became a well-known sportswriter for the New York World and a syndicated sports columnist. He also authored at least two books.

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