Robert Duncan ‘R.D.’ Campbell

Biography

Builder : Coach
Year Inducted: 1966
Date of Birth: April 15th, 1892
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

Robert Duncan ‘R.D.’ Campbell (deceased) was the Physical Education Director of the Glebe Collegiate from 1922 to 1956. He pioneered the introduction of the forward pass into Canadian football. During his long career he was a highly successful coach in football and basketball. During these years he won several Canadian championships. Additionally he coached track and field.