Charlie Oliver’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

November 1, 1905

Death Date

Sep 25, 1977

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Profession

Rugby Player

The rugby player Charlie Oliver died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Second five-eighth player who played his professional career for Canterbury, and also played for New Zealand’s national team.

He was a professional cricket player before focusing solely on rugby.

In 1935-36 he was a vice-captain of New Zealand’s national team.

His son-in-law, Dave Gillespie, also played rugby for New Zealand’s national team.

He is part of a list of New Zealand captains that includes players such as Richie McCaw.