Charles P. Howland

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Charles P. Howland
Biographical details
Born(1869-09-15)September 15, 1869
New York City, New York
DiedNovember 12, 1932(1932-11-12) (aged 63)
New Haven, Connecticut
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
Head coaching record

Charles Prentice Howland (September 15, 1869 – November 12, 1932)[1][2] was an American football coach and lawyer. He was the first head football coach at Brown University. He coached the Brown Bears football program for the 1892 season and compiled a record of 4–5–1. Howland graduated from Yale University in 1891, and received a law degree from Harvard Law School in 1894.[3] He later practiced law in New York City and worked as a research associate at his alma mater, Yale.[4] He died in 1932.

Head coaching record[edit]

Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs
Brown Bears (Independent) (1892)
1892 Brown 4–5–1
Brown: 4–5–1
Total: 4–5–1

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Who's who in New York (city and state) - Lewis Randolph Hamersly - Google Books. Retrieved April 9, 2012.
  2. ^ The New international year book - Google Books. Retrieved April 9, 2012.
  3. ^ "Encyclopedia Brunoniana | Football". Retrieved April 9, 2012.
  4. ^ "Description: Charles Prentice Howland family papers". Retrieved April 9, 2012.

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