Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Robert Stanley Fitzsimmons

Known as
Bob Fitzsimmons

16 April 1917

21 April 1998 (aged 81)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 19y 93d
Last game: 26y 78d

Height and weight
Height: 175 cm
Weight: 70 kg

Senior clubs
Fitzroy; St. Kilda

Jumper numbers
Fitzroy: 5, 11
St. Kilda: 32, 33, 13

Recruited from
Fitzroy (1939)

Bob Fitzsimmons

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
St. KildaV/AFL1939-1941, 19431220.1725%0
V/AFL1936-1937, 1939-1941, 19431930.1621%0
Total1936-1937, 1939-1941, 19431930.1621%0

AFL: 4,421st player to appear, 6,588th most games played, 7,103rd most goals kickedFitzroy: 503rd player to appear, 707th most games played, 733rd most goals kickedSt. Kilda: 761st player to appear, 760th most games played, 809th most goals kicked


* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.