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Ice Hockey - Notable Historical Events

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Ice Hockey - Historical Events
Date Event
1923-03-22

The first radio broadcast of ice hockey is made by Foster Hewitt.

1954-03-07

Russia wins title in their 1st international ice hockey competition

1960-02-27

US Olympic Ice Hockey Team beats USSR 3-2 en route to gold medal

1966-10-22

Ice hockey legend Bobby Orr scores his first career goal (vs Montreal Canadiens)

1972-09-28

Canada defeats the USSR in the eigth and final game of the ice hockey Summit Series.

1990-03-19

1st world ice hockey tournament for women held (Ottawa)

1998-02-08

1st female ice hockey game in Olympic history Finland beats Sweden 6-0

1998-02-17

USA Women's Ice Hockey Team beats Canada and wins the first Olympic Gold medal

2002-02-24

Canada defeats the United States 5-2 to win the men's ice hockey Olympic Gold Medal

2006-05-21

The Swedish ice hockey team Tre Kronor takes gold in the World Championship, becoming the first nation to hold both the World and Olympic titles separately in the same year.

2013-05-19

Sweden defeat Switzerland to win the 2013 World Ice Hockey Championship

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Ice Hockey - Notable Birthdays

Georges VezinaJan 21, 1887

Cy DennenyDec 23, 1891

George HainsworthJun 26, 1895

Howie MorenzJun 21, 1902

Doug HarveyDec 19, 1924

Jacques PlanteJan 17, 1929

Tim HortonJan 12, 1930

Herb BrooksAug 5, 1937

Darryl SittlerSep 18, 1950

Mike EruzioneOct 25, 1954

Ice Hockey - Birthdays
Date Event
1879-07-27

Jack Laviolette, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1960)

1883-09-01

Didier Pitre, French Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1934)

1884-06-23

Cyclone Taylor, ice hockey player (d. 1979)

1886-01-13

Art Ross, Canadian ice hockey player and executive (d. 1964)

1887-01-21

Georges Vezina, Chicoutimi Quebec, Canadian ice hockey goalie (Vezina Trophy)

1891-12-23

Cy Denneny, Farran's Point Ontario, Canadian ice hockey hall of famer

1892-07-19

Dick Irvin, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1957)

1893-05-07

Frank J. Selke, Canadian ice hockey manager (d. 1985)

1895-06-14

Jack Adams, Canadian ice hockey player, coach and general manager (d. 1968)

1895-06-26

George Hainsworth, Toronto Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player

1900-10-19

Roy Worters, Canadian ice hockey goaltender (d. 1957)

1900-11-19

Bunny Ahearne, Irish ice hockey promoter (d. 1985)

1901-07-30

Alfred Lépine, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1955)

1901-08-29

Aurel Joliat, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1986)

1902-04-14

Sylvio Mantha, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1974)

1902-06-21

Howie Morenz, Mitchell Quebec, Canadian professional ice hockey player

1902-11-22

Albert Leduc, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1990)

1903-02-25

King Clancy, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1986)

1904-05-16

Hugh Plaxton, Canada, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1928)

1905-02-10

Walter Brown, Massachusetts US, original owner of the Boston Celtics and important figure in the development of ice hockey in the United States

1905-09-21

Robert Lebel, French Canadian ice hockey executive (d. 1999)

1910-03-27

Rudi Ball, Germany, Jewish ice hockey star (Olympic-bronze-1932)

1911-09-18

Syd Howe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1976)

1912-08-21

Toe Blake, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (d. 1995)

1914-05-15

Turk Broda, ice hockey goaltender (d. 1972)

1914-05-19

Alex Shibicky, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2005)

1916-01-10

Don Metz, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)

1916-02-23

George Abel, Canada, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1972)

1918-01-22

Elmer Lach, Canadian ice hockey player

1918-03-05

Red Storey, Canadian football player and ice hockey referee (d. 2006)

1918-08-21

Billy Reay, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2004)

1918-12-10

Anatoli Tarasov, Russian ice hockey coach (d. 1995)

1919-03-26

Roger Leger, Quebec ice hockey player (d. 1965)

1920-03-01

Max Bentley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1984)

1921-01-02

Glen Harmon, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)

1921-04-01

Ken Reardon, Canadian ice hockey player

1921-07-12

Bob Fillion, French Canadian ice hockey player

1922-06-07

Leo Reise, Canadian ice hockey player

1922-06-23

Hal Laycoe, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1998)

1922-07-13

Ken Mosdell, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2006)

1922-12-01

Vsevolod Bobrov, Soviet ice hockey player (d. 1979)

1924-11-02

Father David Bauer, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1988)

1924-11-04

Howie Meeker, Canadian ice hockey player and politician

1924-12-19

Doug Harvey, Montreal Quebec, Canadian ice hockey player

1925-08-02

John McCormack, Canadian ice hockey player

1925-09-26

Norm Dussault, American ice hockey player

1925-12-15

Sam Pollock, Canadian ice hockey general manager

1926-03-01

Allan Stanley, Timmons, ON, Hall of Fame ice hockey player, (d. 2013)

1926-04-17

Gerry McNeil, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2004)

1926-09-04

Bert Olmstead, Canadian ice hockey player

1926-11-11

Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1998)

1927-07-09

Red Kelly, Canadian ice hockey player

1928-02-18

Tom Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player

1929-01-17

Jacques Plante, Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel, Canadian Ice Hockey goalie (first to wear a goaltender mask)

1929-02-17

Paul Meger, Canadian ice hockey player

1929-05-12

Dollard St. Laurent, Canadian ice hockey player

1929-05-14

Gump Worsley, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)

1930-01-12

[Miles] Tim Horton, Cochrane Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player and co-founder of Tim Hortons

1930-06-15

Marcel Pronovost, professional ice hockey player

1931-03-04

Bob Johnson, American ice hockey coach (d. 1991)

1931-04-14

Paul Masnick, Canadian ice hockey player

1931-04-22

Robert Dickson, Canada, ice hockey player (1948)

1931-12-04

Alex Delvecchio, Canadian ice hockey player

1932-01-20

Lou Fontinato, Canadian ice hockey player

1932-03-23

Don Marshall, Canadian ice hockey player

1932-11-01

Al Arbour, Canadian ice hockey player and coach

1933-04-24

Alan Eagleson, Canadian ice hockey agent and promoter

1933-07-28

Charlie Hodge, French Canadian ice hockey goaltender

1933-10-31

Phil Goyette, Canadian ice hockey player

1934-08-19

Bill Cleary, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)

1935-05-12

Johnny Bucyk, Canadian ice hockey player

1935-08-05

John McCartan, St Paul Minn, ice hockey player (Oly-gold-60)

1935-12-01

Roger Christian, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)

1936-03-10

Sepp Blatter, Swiss ice hockey and football official

1936-04-21

Bob Cleary, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)

1936-07-18

Ted Harris, Canadian ice hockey player

1937-08-05

Herb Brooks, Saint Paul Minnesota, American ice hockey coach (Olympic Gold Medal 1980)

1938-01-10

Francis W "Frank" Mahovlich, Timmins Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player

1938-01-29

Bill Christian, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1960)

1938-02-11

Boris Majorov, USSR, ice hockey (Olympic-gold-1964)

1938-02-11

Yevgeniy Majorov, USSR, ice hockey (Olympic-gold-1964)

1939-04-03

Vitaliy Davidov, USSR, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)

1940-07-06

Viktor Kuzkin, USSR, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)

1940-08-17

Thomas Williams, US, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1960)

1941-02-01

Anatoliy Firssov, USSR, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)

1941-05-05

Aleksandr Ragulin, USSR, ice hockey play (Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72)

1941-09-23

Simon Nolet, French-Canadian ice hockey player

1942-03-16

Roger Crozier, Canadian ice hockey goaltender (d. 1996)

1943-01-28

Paul Henderson, Canadian ice hockey player

1943-11-22

Yvan Cournoyer, Canadian ice hockey player

1944-08-24

Bill Goldsworthy, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1996)

1944-09-04

Ron Ward, Canadian ice hockey player

1944-11-19

Dennis Hull, Canadian ice hockey player

1945-06-16

Claire Alexander, Canadian ice hockey player

1946-10-05

Jean Perron, Canadian ice hockey coach

1948-06-13

Garnet Bailey, Canadian ice hockey player and executive (d. 2001)

1948-11-01

Phil Myre, Canadian ice hockey player

1948-12-19

Ken Brown, Canadian ice hockey player

1949-06-12

Marc Tardif, Canadian ice hockey player

1949-07-08

Dale Hoganson, Canadian ice hockey player

1949-07-27

André Dupont, Quebec ice hockey player

1949-08-03

Valeri Vasiliev, Gorky Soviet Union, ice hockey defenceman (2x oly gold), (d. 2012)

1949-10-21

Michel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1971)

1949-10-25

Réjean Houle, Canadian ice hockey player

1950-01-20

Chuck Lefley, Canadian ice hockey player

1950-05-20

Yvon Lambert, French Canadian ice hockey player

1950-09-18

Darryl Sittler, Kitchener Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player

1951-09-11

Miroslav Dvořák, Czechoslovak ice hockey player (d. 2008)

1952-06-17

Mike Milbury, American ice hockey player, coach and executive

1952-10-01

Jacques Martin, Canadian ice hockey coach and executive

1953-12-04

Rick Middleton, Canadian ice hockey player

1954-01-29

Doug Risebrough, Canadian ice hockey player, coach and executive

1954-02-03

Tiger Williams, Canadian ice hockey player

1954-04-20

Gilles Lupien, French Canadian ice hockey player

1954-06-03

Wally Weir, Quebec ice hockey player

1954-07-13

Rick Chartraw, American ice hockey player

1954-07-31

Derek Smith, Canadian ice hockey player

1954-08-24

Alain Daigle, French Canadian ice hockey player

1954-09-01

Dave Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player

1954-10-25

Mike Eruzione, Winthrop Massachusetts, American ice hockey player (Olympic Gold Medal 1980)

1955-01-27

Brian Engblom, Canadian ice hockey player

1955-02-22

Tim Young, Scarborough, Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player (Minnesota North Stars)

1955-03-08

Don Ashby, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1981)

1955-03-24

Doug Jarvis, Canadian ice hockey player

1955-03-26

Danny Arndt, Canadian ice hockey player

1955-05-28

Mark Howe, American ice hockey player

1955-07-11

Sergey Babinov, USSR, ice hockey star (Olympic-gold-1972)

1955-11-27

Pierre Mondou, Canadian ice hockey player

1955-12-04

Dave Taylor, Canadian ice hockey player

1956-02-01

Mike Kitchen, Canadian ice hockey player and coach

1956-05-12

Bernie Federko, Canadian ice hockey player

1956-09-18

Peter Šťastný, Slovak ice hockey player

1957-02-20

Glen Hanlon, Canadian ice hockey coach

1957-07-01

Hannu Kamppuri, Finnish ice hockey player

1957-12-15

Mario Marois, Canadian ice hockey player

1958-01-12

Curt Fraser, American ice hockey coach

1958-10-17

France St Louis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1959-02-13

Gord Hampson, Canadian ice hockey player

1960-03-16

Duane Sutter, Canadian ice hockey player

1960-12-03

Mike Ramsey, US, ice hockey player (Olympic-gold-1980)

1961-03-30

Doug Wickenheiser, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1999)

1961-05-14

Alain Vigneault, Canadian ice hockey coach

1962-03-02

Raimo Summanen, Finnish ice hockey player and coach

1962-11-25

Gilbert Delorme, Canadian ice hockey player

1963-08-08

Stephen Walkom, Canadian ice hockey official and executive

1963-11-04

Michel Therrien, Canadian ice hockey coach

1964-09-01

Brian Bellows, Canadian ice hockey player

1965-01-17

Sylvain Turgeon, Canadian ice hockey player

1965-04-22

Peter Zezel, Canadian ice hockey player

1965-05-12

Stacy Wilson, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1965-08-11

Marc Bergevin, Canadian professional ice hockey player

1966-01-30

Danielle Goyette, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1966-04-21

Judy Diduck, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1966-08-17

Don Sweeney, Canadian ice hockey player

1966-10-05

Therese Brisson, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1966-11-16

Lisa Brown Miller, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1967-02-22

Marianne Ihalainen, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1967-03-13

Satu Huotari, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1967-03-19

Vladimir Konstantinov, Russian ice hockey player

1967-04-14

Alain Côté, French Canadian ice hockey player

1967-09-25

Kim Issel, Canadian ice hockey player

1967-10-01

Geraldine Heaney, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1967-10-22

Ron Tugnutt, Canadian ice hockey player

1968-02-02

Sari Krooks, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1968-11-10

Lissa Maria Sneck, ice hockey goalie (Finland, Oly-98)

1969-01-09

Johanna Ikonen, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1969-05-04

Micah Aivazoff, Canadian ice hockey player

1969-06-17

Karen Nystrom, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-Silver-98)

1970-03-04

Marja Helena Paluila, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1970-05-18

Vicky Sunohara, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1970-08-24

Sandra Whyte, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1970-11-15

Lesley Reddon, ice hockey goalie (Canada, Oly-98)

1970-12-03

Laura Schuler, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1971-03-25

Cammi Granato, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1971-05-18

Karen Bye, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1971-09-19

Colleen Coyne, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1971-12-17

Sari Kristiina Fisk, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1972-01-21

Shelley Looney, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1972-02-05

Chris Bailey, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1972-04-10

Sue Merz, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1972-05-04

Gretchen Ulion, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1972-08-14

Katja Maaria Lehtd, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1972-11-06

Vicki Movessian, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1972-11-14

Lori Dupuis, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1973-02-01

Tlia Reima, ice hockey center (Finland, Oly-98)

1973-06-12

Hanna Riikka Nieminen, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1973-07-07

Kārlis Skrastiņš, Latvian ice hockey player

1973-08-02

Nancy Drolet, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1973-09-18

Paul Brousseau, Canadian ice hockey player

1973-09-28

Brian Rafalski, American ice hockey player

1973-09-29

Joe Hulbig, American ice hockey player

1973-10-31

Fiona Smith, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1973-11-22

Cassie Campbell, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1974-01-31

Pavi Sald, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1974-02-16

Kathy McCormack, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-Silver-98)

1974-04-25

Tricia Dunn, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1974-04-29

Alana Blahoski, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1974-10-03

Mike Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player

1974-12-27

Jay Pandolfo, American ice hockey player

1975-01-01

Becky Kellar, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Oly-98)

1975-02-07

Marika Lehtimaki, ice hockey center (Finland, Oly-98)

1975-03-04

Antti Aalto, Finnish ice hockey player

1975-05-08

Jussi Markkanen, Finnish ice hockey player

1975-05-24

Katie King, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1975-06-14

A J Mleczko, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1975-06-17

Petra Vaarakallio, ice hockey center (Finland, Oly-98)

1975-06-24

Marek Malik, Czech ice hockey player

1975-07-10

Alain Nasreddine, Canadian ice hockey player

1975-09-22

Ethan Moreau, Canadian ice hockey player

1975-10-26

Katja Riipi, ice hockey left wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1975-11-15

Yannick Tremblay, Canadian ice hockey player

1975-12-23

Vadim Sharifijanov, Russian ice hockey player

1976-04-15

Jason Bonsignore, Canadian ice hockey player

1976-04-26

Sarah Tueting, ice hockey goalie (USA, Oly-98)

1976-05-03

Jeff Halpern, American ice hockey player

1976-07-13

Sheldon Souray, Canadian ice hockey player

1976-09-13

José Théodore, Canadian ice hockey player

1976-10-03

Kirsi Haenninen, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1976-11-06

Laurie Baker, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-gold-98)

1976-12-07

Georges Laraque, Canadian ice hockey player

1976-12-27

Fernando Pisani, Canadian/Italian ice hockey player

1977-01-02

Ales Pisa, Czech ice hockey player

1977-03-18

Zdeno Chára, Slovak ice hockey player

1977-04-23

Willie Mitchell, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-05-13

Sara DeCosta, ice hockey goalie (USA, Oly-98)

1977-05-14

Jayna Hefford, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1977-05-16

Jean-Sébastien Giguère, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-05-31

Greg Leeb, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-07-19

Jean-Sébastien Aubin, Canadian ice hockey goaltender

1977-07-23

Scott Clemmensen, American ice hockey player

1977-08-01

Marc Denis, Montreal Quebec, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-08-08

Rocky Thompson, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-08-15

Martin Biron, Canadian ice hockey goaltender

1977-09-08

Maria Helena Selin, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1977-09-23

Matthieu Descoteaux, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-09-29

Wade Brookbank, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-10-06

Daniel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player

1977-11-05

Tuula Puputti, ice hockey goalie (Finland, Oly-98)

1977-12-11

Mark Streit, Swiss ice hockey player

1977-12-16

Éric Bélanger, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-01-03

Mike York, American ice hockey player

1978-01-09

Mathieu Garon, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-01-21

Andrei Zyuzin, Russian ice hockey player

1978-02-23

Karolina Rantamaki, ice hockey left wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1978-03-04

Pierre Dagenais, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-03-12

Tara Mounsey, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1978-04-01

Jean-Pierre Dumont, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-06-16

Dainius Zubrus, Lithuanian ice hockey player

1978-07-20

Pavel Datsyuk, Russian ice hockey player

1978-08-12

Hayley Wickenheiser, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1978-08-20

Sanna Lankosaari, ice hockey right wing (Finland, Oly-98)

1978-09-03

Michal Rozsival, Czech ice hockey player

1978-09-17

Shawn Horcoff, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-10-19

James Roberts, British Ice Hockey Player

1978-10-27

Sergei Samsonov, Russian ice hockey player

1978-11-14

Bobby Allen, American ice hockey player

1978-12-03

Jiří Bicek, Slovak ice hockey player

1978-12-05

Olli Jokinen, Finnish ice hockey player

1978-12-14

Kim St-Pierre, Canadian ice hockey player

1978-12-20

Andrei Markov, Russian ice hockey player

1979-01-12

Jenny Schmidgall, ice hockey forward (USA, Oly-98)

1979-01-16

Brenden Morrow, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-01-16

Jason Ward, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-01-18

Brian Gionta, American ice hockey player

1979-03-17

Andrew Ference, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-04-04

Roberto Luongo, Canadian ice hockey goaltender

1979-04-11

Michel Riesen, Swiss ice hockey player

1979-05-01

Jennifer Botterill, ice hockey forward (Canada, Oly-98)

1979-05-02

Jason Chimera, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-05-02

Roman Lyashenko, Russian ice hockey player (d. 2003)

1979-05-23

Brian Campbell, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-05-25

Caroline Ouellette, French Canadian ice hockey player

1979-05-30

Mike Bishai, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-07-26

Peter Sarno, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-07-26

Erik Westrum, American ice hockey player

1979-09-04

Maxim Afinogenov, Russian ice hockey player

1979-09-15

Patrick Marleau, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-10-05

Curtis Sanford, Canadian ice hockey player

1979-10-28

Martin Škoula, Czech ice hockey player

1979-12-05

Niklas Hagman, Finnish ice hockey player

1979-12-17

Matt Murley, American ice hockey player

1979-12-23

Scott Gomez, American ice hockey player

1980-01-03

Angela Ruggiero, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Oly-98)

1980-01-13

Michael Rupp, American ice hockey player

1980-01-27

Chanda Gunn, ice hockey player

1980-02-10

Mike Ribeiro, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-02-18

Nikolai Antropov, Kazakh ice hockey player

1980-02-21

Brad Fast, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-02-21

Jim Vandermeer, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-02-29

Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-04-10

Sean Avery, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-04-18

Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-04-29

Mathieu Biron, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-05-02

Brad Richards, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-05-16

Michael Ryan, American ice hockey player

1980-06-04

François Beauchemin, French Canadian ice hockey player

1980-07-15

Jonathan Cheechoo, professional ice hockey player

1980-08-03

Dominic Moore, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-09-11

Mike Comrie, Canadian ice hockey player

1980-09-12

Josef Vašíček, Czech ice hockey player

1980-09-26

Henrik and Daniel Sedin, Swedish ice hockey players

1980-10-09

Henrik Zetterberg, Swedish ice hockey player

1981-01-07

Alex Auld, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-01-21

Dany Heatley, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-03-01

Brad Winchester, American ice hockey player

1981-03-05

Paul Martin, American ice hockey player

1981-03-24

Ron Hainsey, American ice hockey player

1981-04-09

Milan Bartovič, Slovak ice hockey player

1981-04-10

Alexei Semenov, Russian ice hockey player

1981-04-11

Alexandre Burrows, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-06-16

Kevin Bieksa, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-06-21

Yann Danis, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-07-25

Jani Rita, Finnish ice hockey player

1981-08-31

Steve Saviano, American ice hockey player

1981-09-19

Rick DiPietro, American ice hockey player

1981-10-01

Johnny Oduya, Swedish ice hockey player

1981-10-04

Justin Williams, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-10-08

Raffi Torres, Canadian ice hockey player

1981-12-17

Emma Laaksonen, ice hockey defenseman (Finland, Oly-98)

1982-01-19

Mike Komisarek, American ice hockey player

1982-02-05

Tomas Kopecky, Ice hockey player

1982-02-25

Anton Volchenkov, Russian ice hockey player

1982-03-02

Henrik Lundqvist, Swedish ice hockey player

1982-03-03

Colton Orr, Canadian ice hockey player

1982-06-17

Marek Svatoš, Slovakian ice hockey player

1982-06-24

Jarret Stoll, Canadian ice hockey player

1982-08-31

Alexei Mikhnov, Ukrainian-born ice hockey player

1982-09-17

Garth Murray, Canadian ice hockey player

1982-09-19

Jordan Parise, American ice hockey player

1982-10-15

Charline Labonté, French Canadian ice hockey goaltender

1982-10-30

Andy Greene, American ice hockey player

1982-10-31

Tomáš Plekanec, Czech ice hockey player

1982-11-30

Jason Pominville, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-01-27

Carlo Colaiacovo, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-04-04

Doug Lynch, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-04-15

Ilya Kovalchuk, Russian ice hockey player

1983-05-04

Derek Roy, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-05-16

Kyle Wellwood, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-06-02

Christopher Higgins, American ice hockey pl

1983-06-23

Brooks Laich, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-08-10

Alexander Perezhogin, Russian ice hockey player

1983-08-10

Mathieu Roy, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-08-13

Ales Hemsky, Czech ice hockey player

1983-08-24

Marcel Goc, German ice hockey player

1983-10-09

Stephen Gionta, American ice hockey player

1983-11-16

Kari Lehtonen, Finnish ice hockey goaltender

1983-11-29

Tanner Glass, Canadian ice hockey player

1983-12-19

Matt Stajan, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-01-19

Thomas Vanek, Austrian ice hockey player

1984-01-22

Ben Eager, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-02-29

Cam Ward, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-03-01

Alexander Steen, Canadian-born Swedish ice hockey player

1984-03-03

Alexander Semin, Russian ice hockey player

1984-04-15

Cam Janssen, American ice hockey player

1984-05-25

Kyle Brodziak, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-06-16

Rick Nash, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-07-28

Zach Parise, American ice hockey player

1984-08-14

Josh Gorges, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-09-25

Matt Carle, American ice hockey player

1984-10-29

Eric Staal, Canadian ice hockey player

1984-11-28

Marc-Andre Fleury, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-02-11

Mike Richards, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-03-29

Maxim Lapierre, Canadian ice hockey forward

1985-04-06

Clarke MacArthur, Canadian-born ice hockey player

1985-04-10

Dion Phaneuf, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-05-10

Ryan Getzlaf, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-05-13

Travis Zajac, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-05-16

Corey Perry, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-05-22

Marc-Antoine Pouliot, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-06-10

Kristina Lundberg, Swedish ice hockey player

1985-06-13

Danny Syvret, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-09-11

Zack Stortini, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-09-17

Mason Raymond, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-09-23

Lukáš Kašpar, Czech ice hockey player

1985-10-12

Mike Green, Canadian ice hockey player

1985-12-10

T. J. Hensick, American ice hockey player

1985-12-27

Paul Stastny, Canadian-American ice hockey player

1986-02-19

Kyle Chipchura, Canadian ice hockey player

1986-02-24

Wojtek Wolski, Polish Ice hockey player

1986-04-04

Cameron Barker, Professional ice hockey player

1986-08-01

Anton Stralman, Tibro, Swedish ice hockey player

1986-09-29

Benoît Pouliot, Canadian ice hockey player

1986-09-29

Mark Fraser, Canadian ice hockey player

1987-03-11

Marc-Andre Gragnani, Canadian ice hockey player

1987-03-27

Chad Denny, Canadian ice hockey player

1987-08-24

Anže Kopitar, Slovenian ice hockey player

1987-10-02

Phil Kessel, American ice hockey player

1987-11-03

Felix Schütz, German ice hockey player

1987-11-12

Bryan Little, Canadian ice hockey player

1987-11-23

Nicklas Backstrom, Swedish ice hockey player

1988-04-25

James Sheppard, Canadian ice hockey player

1988-05-28

David Perron, Canadian ice hockey player

1988-09-10

Jordan Staal, Canadian ice hockey player

1988-11-19

Patrick Kane, American ice hockey player

1989-08-10

Sam Gagner, Canadian ice hockey player

1989-08-14

Kyle Turris, Canadian ice hockey player

1990-02-07

Steven Stamkos, Canadian ice hockey player

1990-06-24

Michael Del Zotto, Canadian ice hockey player

1990-09-20

John Tavares, Canadian ice hockey player

Ice Hockey - Notable Weddings

Maurice RichardSep 17, 1942

Jacques PlanteApr 30, 1949

Gordie HoweApr 15, 1953

Bobby OrrSep 8, 1973

Wayne GretzkyJul 17, 1988

Kim AlexisJan 2, 1993

Martin BrodeurJun 17, 2008

Carrie UnderwoodJul 10, 2010

Hilary DuffAug 14, 2010

Ice Hockey - Weddings
Date Event
1942-09-17

Ice hockey player Maurice Richard (20) weds Lucille Norchet (17)

1949-04-30

Ice hockey goaltender Jacques Plante (20) weds Jacqueline Gagne in Quebec, Canada

1953-04-15

Ice hockey player Gordie Howe (25) weds sports agent Colleen Joffa (20) at Calvary Presbyterian Church

1973-09-08

Ice hockey star Bobby Orr (25) weds speech therapist Peggy Wood at a secret ceremony in Ontario, Canada

1988-07-17

NHL ice hockey star player Wayne Gretzky (27) weds actress Janet Jones (27) at St. Joseph's Basilica in Edmonton, Canada

1993-01-02

Supermodel Kim Alexis (32) weds ice hockey player Ron Duguay (35)

2000-07-08

Olympic figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi (28) weds Carolina Hurricanes ice hockey player Bret Hedican (29) at the Mauna Lani Resort in Kona, Hawaii

2007-08-11

U.S. Women's Olympic ice hockey team member Krissy Wendell (25) weds NHL player John Pohl (28) at the Rose Hill Alliance Church in West Roseville, Minnesota

2008-06-17

Ice hockey player star Martin Brodeur (36) weds Genevieve Nault at the Bavaro Princess Resort in the Dominican Republic

2010-07-10

Actress and fourth season American Idol winner Carrie Underwood (29) weds Nashville Predators ice hockey player Mike Fisher (32) at Ritz Carlton Lodge in Greensboro, Georgia

2010-08-14

Actress and singer Hilary Duff (24) weds retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre Mike Comrie (31) at La Quinta Estate in Montecito, California

2013-07-06

Actress Elisha Cuthbert (30) weds ice hockey player Dion Phaneuf at St James Catholic Church in Summerfield, Canada

Ice Hockey - Notable Deaths

Howie MorenzMar 8, 1937

Cy DennenySep 10, 1970

Eddie ShoreMar 16, 1985

Jacques PlanteFeb 27, 1986

Doug HarveyDec 26, 1989

Herb BrooksAug 11, 2003

Ice Hockey - Deaths
Date Event
1934-07-29

Didier Pitre, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1883)

1937-03-08

Howie Morenz, Canadian ice hockey player, dies of a heart attack at 34

1939-08-25

Babe Siebert, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1904)

1955-08-02

Alfred Lépine, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1901)

1957-08-21

Nels Stewart, professional ice hockey player (b. 1902)

1960-01-10

Jack Laviolette, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1879)

1968-01-15

Bill Masterton, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1938)

1968-05-01

Jack Adams, Canadian ice hockey player, coach and general manager (b.1895)

1970-09-10

Cy Denneny, Canadian ice hockey hall of famer, dies at 78

1970-11-21

Newsy Lalonde, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1887)

1971-04-13

Michel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1949)

1972-10-17

Turk Broda, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1914)

1972-10-31

Bill Durnan, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1916)

1974-08-07

Sylvio Mantha, professional ice hockey player (b. 1902)

1976-05-20

Syd Howe, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1911)

1976-09-13

Armand Mondou, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1905)

1977-08-24

Buddy O'Connor, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1916)

1979-06-09

Cyclone Taylor, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1884)

1981-05-30

Don Ashby, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1955)

1981-08-27

Valery Kharlamov, Soviet ice hockey player (b. 1948)

1984-01-19

Max Bentley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1920)

1984-04-17

Claude Provost, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1933)

1984-07-25

Bryan Hextall, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1913)

1985-03-16

Eddie Shore, Canadian ice hockey player, dies of a lung infection at 82

1985-04-11

Bunny Ahearne, British ice hockey promoter (b. 1900)

1985-07-03

Frank Selke, Canadian ice hockey manager (b. 1893)

1986-02-27

Jacques Plante, Canadian ice hockey goalie, dies of stomach cancer at 57

1986-11-10

King Clancy, Canadian ice hockey player, coach, and referee (b. 1903)

1987-12-01

Punch Imlach, Canadian ice hockey coach and general manager (b. 1918)

1988-11-09

Father David Bauer, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1924)

1989-12-26

Doug Harvey, Canadian ice hockey player, dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 65

1990-02-17

Hap Day, Canadian ice hockey player and manager (b. 1901)

1990-04-11

Harold Ballard, Canadian ice hockey club owner and executive (b. 1903)

1990-07-31

Albert Leduc, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1902)

1991-09-06

Bob Goldham, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1922)

1994-07-09

Bill Mosienko, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1921)

1994-12-07

J.C. Tremblay, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1939)

1995-06-23

Anatoly Tarasov, Russian ice hockey coach (b. 1918)

1995-07-03

Eddie Mazur, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1929)

1996-03-29

Bill Goldsworthy, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1944)

1998-04-29

Hal Laycoe, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1922)

1998-09-13

Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1926)

1998-10-31

Elmer Vasko, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1935)

1998-11-11

Frank Brimsek, American ice hockey player (b. 1913)

1999-01-12

Doug Wickenheiser, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1961)

1999-05-03

Steve Chiasson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1967)

1999-09-20

Robert Lebel, Quebec ice hockey administrator (b. 1905)

2000-02-08

Sid Abel, Canadian ice hockey player (Detroit Red Wings), dies at 81

2001-08-21

Calum MacKay, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1927)

2001-08-25

Carl Brewer, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1938)

2002-03-06

Bryan Fogarty, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1969)

2002-10-05

Chuck Rayner, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1920)

2002-10-08

Jacques Richard, French Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1952)

2003-06-21

Roger Neilson, Canadian ice hockey coach (b. 1934)

2003-07-05

Roman Lyashenko, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1979)

2003-08-11

Herb Brooks, American ice hockey coach, dies in a car accident at 66

2003-10-05

Dan Snyder, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1978)

2003-12-15

Keith Magnuson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1947)

2004-04-29

Sid Smith, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1925)

2004-06-17

Gerry McNeil, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1926)

2004-08-16

Ivan Hlinka, Czech ice hockey coach (b. 1950)

2004-09-23

Billy Reay, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1918)

2005-01-04

Bud Poile, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1924)

2005-02-07

Bob Turner, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1934)

2005-07-09

Alex Shibicky, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1914)

2005-07-18

Bill Hicke, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1938)

2005-07-26

Gilles Marotte, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1945)

2006-01-13

Marc Potvin, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1967)

2006-03-11

Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1931)

2006-09-16

Floyd Curry, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1925)

2006-12-30

Michel Plasse, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1948)

2007-01-03

Earl Reibel, Canadian ice hockey forward Detroit Red Wings (b. 1930)

2007-01-26

Gump Worsley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1929)

2007-03-09

Glen Harmon, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1921)

2007-05-29

Dave Balon, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1938)

2007-11-21

Tom Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1928)

2008-02-18

Mickey Renaud, Canadian professional ice hockey player (b. 1988)

2008-04-22

Ed Chynoweth, Canadian ice hockey executive (b. 1941)

2008-05-29

Luc Bourdon, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1987)

2008-06-11

Miroslav Dvořák, Czechoslovak ice hockey player (b. 1951)

2009-03-21

Walt Poddubny, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1960)

2010-07-05

Bob Probert, Canadian professional ice hockey forward. (b. 1965)

2011-05-13

Derek Boogaard, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1982)

2011-08-31

Wade Belak, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1976)

2011-09-12

Alexander Galimov, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1985)

2011-10-01

Sven Tumba, Swedish ice hockey and golf player (b. 1931)

2012-04-14

Émile Bouchard, Canadian ice hockey player, dies at 92

2012-04-19

Valeri Vasiliev, Society ice hockey defenceman, dies at 62

2013-08-05

Shawn Burr, Canadian ice hockey player, dies from complications from a fall at 47

2013-10-18

Allan Stanley, Canadian ice hockey player, dies at 87

2016-06-11

Canadian Ice Hockey legend Gordie Howe dies aged 88


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