Grant Fuhr

NHL Goalie Grant Fuhr Full Name: Grant Fuhr
Nationality: Canadian

Profession: NHL Goalie
Why Famous: Best remembered for a decade of stellar play for the Edmonton Oilers in the 1980s. He backstopped the team to four Stanley Cups in five seasons. He is the first black hockey player to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Born: September 21, 1962 (54 years old)
Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada

Historical Events in the Life of Grant Fuhr

  • 1991-02-18 Edmonton Oiler goalie Grant Fuhr returns to NHL after season-long suspension for substance abuse & shuts out NJ Devils 4-0
  • 1999-10-22 NHL goaltender Grant Fuhr wins his 400th career game (vs Florida Panthers)
  • 2003-11-02 Grant Fuhr is inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame

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