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Wayne Gretzky
Wayne Gretzky - Notable Historical Events

Wayne GretzkyOct 14, 1979

Martina NavratilovaDec 29, 1989

John CandyFeb 25, 1991

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Wayne Gretzky - Historical Events
Date Event
1979-10-14

NHL's greatest scorer Wayne Gretzky scores his 1st NHL goal

1980-04-01

Wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist

1980-04-02

Wayne Gretzky becomes 1st teenager to score 50 goals in a season

1981-12-27

Oiler Wayne Gretzky becomes fastest NHLer to get 100 pts (38th game)

1981-12-30

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record of 50 goals by 39th game of season

1982-02-12

Wayne Gretzky scores 153rd point of season, breaking NHL record

1982-02-24

Wayne Gretzky scores NHL-record 78th goal of season en route to 92

1982-03-25

Wayne Gretzky becomes 1st NHL to score 200 points in a season

1983-02-08

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL all star record of 4 goals in 1 period

1983-04-17

Islanders tie NHL record with 3 shorthanded playoff goals vs Rangers Rangers 7-Isles 6-Patrick Div Finals-Isles hold 2-1 lead Wayne Gretzky scores 7 points in one Stanley Cup playoff game

1983-11-19

Edmonton Oilers beat NJ Devils, 13-4, Wayne Gretzky calls the Devils "a Mickey Mouse organization"

1984-01-27

LA Kings end Wayne Gretzky's NHL-record 51-game scoring streak

1984-01-28

LA Kings stop Wayne Gretzky 51 game scoring streak

1984-02-11

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL short handed season scoring record at 11

1984-04-24

Oiler's Wayne Gretzky is 3rd to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot

1984-12-19

Wayne Gretzky, 23, is 18th & youngest NHL-er to score 1,000 points

1985-01-26

Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky scores 50th goal in 49th game of season

1985-03-29

Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist

1985-04-25

For 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 points in a Cup game (3 goals, 4 assists)

1986-03-07

Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 136th assist

1986-04-04

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season

1986-11-22

Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton, became 13th NHLer to score 500 goals

1987-03-11

Wayne Gretzky scores 1,500th NHL point

1987-04-05

Wayne Gretzky wins 7th straight NHL scoring title

1987-04-09

For 3rd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 points (1 goal, 6 assists) in a Stanley Cup game and passes Jean Beliveau as all time playoff scoring champ

1988-03-01

Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe with his record 1,050th NHL assist

1988-07-16

Wayne Gretzky (NHL) & Janet Jones (Police Acad 5) wed in Edmonton

1988-08-09

Edmonton Oilers trade Wayne Gretzky to LA Kings for $15-$20 millions

1988-11-23

Wayne Gretzky scores his 600th NHL goal

1989-01-21

Wayne Gretzky passes Marcel Dionne to become NHL's 2nd all time scorer

1989-06-07

Wayne Gretzky wins his 9th NHL Hart (MVP) Trophy in 10 years

1989-10-15

Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howes as NHL's all time top scorer

1989-12-29

Wayne Gretzky & Martina Navratilova, named athletes of decade by AP

1991-01-03

LA King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against NY Islanders

1991-02-25

Bruce McNall, Wayne Gretzky & John Candy buy CFL's Toronto Argonauts

1991-04-10

LA King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal

1994-03-21

Wayne Gretzky ties Gordie Howe's NHL record of 801 goals

1994-03-23

Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 802 goals scored

1996-07-21

Wayne Gretzky signs a 2 year deal with NY Rangers

1998-01-09

Hockey News selects Wayne Gretzky best NHL player ever

1999-04-18

Wayne Gretzky plays his last game in the NHL, as his New York Rangers lose 2-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins

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Wayne Gretzky - Notable Birthdays

Wayne GretzkyJan 26, 1961

Wayne Gretzky - Birthdays
Date Event
1938-10-08

Walter Gretzky, father of Wayne Gretzky

1941-10-14

Phyllis Gretzky, Wayne Gretzky: Above and Beyond

1955-03-08

Tom Bitove, The Life and Times of Wayne Gretzky

1961-01-26

Wayne Gretzky, Brantford Ont, NHL great scorer (Oiler, King, Rangers)

1961-01-26

Wayne Gretzky, NHL 14

1967-02-16

Keith Gretzky, former hockey player; brother of Wayne Gretzky

1972-02-20

Brent Gretzky, Wayne Gretzky: Hockey My Way

Wayne Gretzky - Notable Weddings

Wayne GretzkyJul 17, 1988

Wayne Gretzky - Weddings
Date Event
1988-07-17

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

Wayne Gretzky - Deaths
Date Event
2005-12-19

Phyllis Gretzky, Wayne Gretzky: Above and Beyond


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