|Full name||John Imrie Gillespie|
|Date of birth||16 January 1879|
|Date of death||5 December 1943 64)(aged|
|Rugby union career|
|Years||Club / team|
|Years||Club / team||Caps||(points)|
John "Jimmy" Imrie Gillespie (16 January 1879 – 5 December 1943) was a Scottish international rugby union player, who played for Scotland and the Lions. At club level he played for Edinburgh Academicals.
Gillespie was selected for the 1903 British Lions tour to South Africa and finished the tour as the top Test scorer for the touring team. He played in 19 matches during the tour including all three test games against South Africa. He scored 13 conversions and a single try on the tour, and amassed four points in the first Test, the British failing to score in the second and third tests.
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