|Full name||Dorothy Louise Walton|
August 7, 1909|
Swift Current, Saskatchewan
|Died||October 17, 1981
|Achievements and titles|
|World finals||All England Open Badminton Championships (1939)|
Dorothy Louise Walton, CM, née McKenzie (7 August 1909 – 17 October 1981) was a Canadian badminton player who is the only Canadian ever to win the All England Open Badminton Championships, winning the Women's Singles in 1939.
In 1973, she was made a Member of the Order of Canada, Canada's highest civilian honor. In 1961, she was inducted into Canada's Sports Hall of Fame. In 1966, she was inducted into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame. In 1971, she was inducted into the Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame.
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