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Roland “Rollie” Miles

  • Birth 16 Feb 1927 Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Death 17 Aug 1995 Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
  • Burial Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada
  • Memorial ID 6505

Professional Football Player. He played as a running back form the Canadian Football League's Edmonton Eskimos. On August 18, 1956, against Saskatchewan, he scored a touchdown in the first quarter. Those points were the very first points scored in the newly formed CFL. After hhis career he was elected as a member of the Edmonton Sports Hall of Fame, the Canadian Football Hall of Fame and the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club Wall of Honour.


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  • Added: 1 Oct 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6505
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Roland “Rollie” Miles (16 Feb 1927–17 Aug 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6505, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Edmonton, Edmonton Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Find A Grave .