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Kenneth Leroy 'Ken' Carpenter


Ken Carpenter

Date of Birth: February 26, 1926, in Seaside, Oregon

Date of Death: January 28, 2011, in Seaside, Oregon (84 years old)


The Oregonian - Published 02/03/11

Did you know?

Ken Carpenter was a graduate of Seaside High School, Oregon. 

Ken enlisted in the United States Navy during World War II.


Teams: (Player)

1950 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1951 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1952 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1953 Cleveland Browns (NFL)

1954 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1955 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1956 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1957 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1958 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1959 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL)

1960 Denver Broncos (AFL)

Teams: (Coach)

1960 Saskatchewan Roughriders (CFL) Head Coach

1962 Indianapolis Warriors (UFL) Head Coach

1963 Toronto Argonauts (CFL) Assistant Coach

1964 Charleston (UFL) Head Coach

1965 Fort Wayne Warriors (Continental Football League) Head Coach

1966 Charleston Rockets (Continental Football League) Head Coach

1967 Hartford Charter Oaks (Continental Football League) Head Coach

1968 Washington Redskins (NFL) Assistant Coach

1969 Indianapolis Capitols (Continental Football League) Head Coach

1970 Jersey Tigers (ACFL) Head Coach

1971 Jersey Tigers (ACFL) Head Coach


Oregon State College (Oregon State University)