Owen Chadwick

English academic and rugby union player

William Owen Chadwick, OM, KBE, FBA, FRSE (20 May 1916 – 17 July 2015) was a British professor, writer and prominent historian of Christianity. He was also a rugby union player.[1]

Chadwick was born in Bromley, Kent, England. He died at the age of 99 on 17 July 2015.[2]


  1. Owen Chadwick rugby profile ESPN Scrum.com
  2. "Owen Chadwick RIP". sel.cam.ac.uk.