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Eddie Kushner
Kushner pictured in the Winnipeg Free Press, November 11, 1938
Personal information
Date of birth: (1912-07-19)July 19, 1912
Place of birth: Winnipeg, Manitoba
Date of death: March 1, 1982(1982-03-01) (aged 69)
Place of death: Vancouver, British Columbia
Career information
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Edward Maurice Kushner (July 19, 1912 – March 1, 1982) was a Canadian football player who played for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He won the Grey Cup with Winnipeg in 1935 and 1939.[1][2] He married Winnifred Ellen Cunliffe in 1936 and was alter a Chief Petty Officer in the Canadian Navy.[3][4] He died of motor neuron disease in 1982.


  1. "Eddie Kushner Statistics on". Retrieved 2015-04-22.
  2. Winnipeg Free Press, Friday, November 11, 1938, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  3. Winnipeg Free Press, Tuesday, July 14, 1936, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  4. Winnipeg Free Press, Thursday, March 18, 1943, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada