Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
Jack O'Brien

Known as
Jack O'Brien

25 September 1887

8 March 1959 (aged 71)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 24y 278d
Last game: 30y 270d

Senior clubs
Essendon; Fitzroy

Jumper numbers
Essendon: 25
Fitzroy: 29, 10

Recruited from
Essendon (1917)

Jack O'Brien

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
V/AFL1912-1913, 1917-19182120.1048%0
Total1912-1913, 1917-19182120.1048%0

AFL: 1,928th player to appear, 6,343rd most games played, 7,650th most goals kickedEssendon: 227th player to appear, 603rd most games played, 759th most goals kickedFitzroy: 244th player to appear, 732nd most games played, 703rd most goals kicked


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