Jake Gaudaur

Class of 1984

Jacob Gill (Jake) Gaudaur played football from the age of 19 and was a member of Grey Cup winning teams in 1942 and 1953.

While still an active player, Gaudaur had already assumed executive positions with his clubs. He was part owner of the Toronto Indians and was a director with Hamilton before his retirement. He was instrumental in the establishment of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, and served in many capacities with the CFL. Jake Gaudaur is a member of Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame.


Hamilton Tigers Player
1940, 1948, 1949
Toronto Argonauts Player
Toronto RCAF Hurricanes Player
Toronto Indians Player
1945 - 1946
Montreal Alouettes Player
Hamilton Tiger-Cats Player
1950, 1951, 1953
Director, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1952, 1953
President, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1954, 1955
President and GM, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1968 - 1984