Australian Football Celebrating the history of the great Australian game


Key Facts

Full name
James Makin

Known as
Jim Makin

22 June 1896

1 May 1977 (aged 80)

Age at first & last AFL game
First game: 22y 315d
Last game: 27y 85d

Height and weight
Height: 185 cm
Weight: 80 kg

Senior clubs
South Melbourne; Melbourne

Jumper numbers
South Melbourne: 19, 14
Melbourne: 22

Recruited from
South Melbourne (1923)

Jim Makin

ClubLeagueCareer spanGamesGoalsAvgWin %AKIAHBAMKBV
South MelbourneV/AFL1919, 1921-19223050.1747%0
V/AFL1919, 1921-19234660.1337%0
Total1919, 1921-19234660.1337%0

AFL: 2,408th player to appear, 4,422nd most games played, 5,762nd most goals kickedSouth Melbourne: 308th player to appear, 463rd most games played, 607th most goals kickedMelbourne: 405th player to appear, 645th most games played, 869th most goals kicked


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