Colin Earl Meads MP

New Zealand

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Nicknames: "Pinetree"
Location: New Zealand
Birthdate: (77)
Birthplace: Cambridge, New Zealand
Occupation: Retired Rugby Player
Managed by: Jason Wills
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Immediate Family

    • Verna
      wife
    • Glynn
      son
    • Rhonda
      daughter
    • Shelley
      daughter
    • Kelvin
      son
    • Karen
      daughter
    • mother
    • father
    • Stanley
      brother
    • Joan
      sister

About Colin Earl Meads

Sir Colin Earl Meads, is a former New Zealand rugby union footballer. He played 55 test matches (133 total games), most frequently in the lock forward position, for New Zealand's national team, the All Blacks, from 1957 until 1971.

Meads is widely considered one of the greatest players in history. Nicknamed 'Pinetree', he is an icon within New Zealand rugby, and was named the country's Player of the Century at the NZRFU Awards in 1999.

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Sir Colin Earl Meads's Timeline

1936
June 3, 1936
Cambridge, New Zealand
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