Charlie Dempsey was a popular New Zealand association football administrator who died on June 24, 2008, in New Zealand.
Charlie Dempsey is best known to have refused to vote in FIFA’s final round of voting for the 2006 FIFA World Cup. His move eventually saw the competition being awarded to Germany rather than South Africa.
The 2006 FIFA World Cup was later on awarded to South Africa but Charlie Dempsey could not live on to watch. He died at the age of 87.
Charlie Dempsey Profile Summary
|Full Name||Charlie Dempsey|
|Place of Birth||Maryhill, Glasgow, United Kingdom|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Charlie Dempsey Biography
Charlie Dempsey was born on March 4, 1921, in Maryhill, Glasgow, United Kingdom. There is no information about his parents, siblings, and early childhood life.
Charlie Dempsey was the head of the Oceania Football Confederation between 1982 and 2000 before he rose to the position at FIFA.
Charlie Dempsey was later made the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 1982 Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to association football.
Charlie Dempsey Age: How Old Was Charlie Dempsey?
Charlie Dempsey was 87 years old when he passed away in 2008.
Charlie Dempsey Height: How Tall Is Charlie Dempsey?
Charlie Dempsey stood at a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall. He weighed approximately 67kg.
Charlie Dempsey Net Worth: How Rich Was Charlie Dempsey?
Charlie Dempsey has an estimated net worth of $2 million as of the time of his death. He made enough money from football as an administrator.
Charlie Dempsey Wife: Was Charlie Dempsey Married?
Charlie Dempsey was married to Elizabeth Cropper. They lived together for many years before he died.
Charlie Dempsey Death
Charlie Dempsey died on June 24, 2008. He died as a result of a heart attack.