St. Louis Blues in History

Events in Sport


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1914-09-11 W. C. Handy publishes "St Louis Blues"

Musician and Father of the Blues W. C. Handy
Musician and Father of the Blues
W. C. Handy
  • 1968-05-11 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep St Louis Blues in 4 games
  • 1969-05-04 Stanley Cup: Montreal Canadiens sweep St Louis Blues in 4 games

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1970-05-10 Bobby Orr scores one of the most famous goals in hockey history, an overtime goal that gives the Boston Bruins its first Stanley Cup since 1941

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr
  • 1986-05-14 NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Calgary Flames beat St. Louis Blues, 4 games to 3
  • 1988-12-01 NY Islanders greatest shutout lose (8-0) vs St Louis Blues

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1991-03-19 St Louis Blues Brett Hull is 3rd NHLer to score 80 goals in a season

NHL Legend Brett Hull
NHL Legend
Brett Hull
  • 1991-03-31 St Louis Blues Brett Hull scores his 86th goal
  • 1991-04-16 St Louis Blues becomes 8th NHL team in Play-off to come back from a 3-1 deficit as they beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in game 7
  • 1994-02-26 St Louis Blues beat Ottawa Senators 11-1
  • 1995-03-10 Chiel Meijering's "St Louis Blues" premieres in Arnhem

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1999-12-27 Joe Sakic records his 1,000th career point, an assist against the St. Louis Blues

NHL Legend Joe Sakic
NHL Legend
Joe Sakic
  • 2001-05-21 NHL Western Conference Final: Colorado Avalanche beat St. Louis Blues, 4 games to 1

Birthdays in Sport


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1873-11-16 W. C. Handy, American composer and musician known as the "Father of the Blues" (Memphis Blues, St Louis Blues), born in Florence, Alabama (d. 1958)

Musician and Father of the Blues W. C. Handy
Musician and Father of the Blues
W. C. Handy

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1964-08-09 Brett Hull, Canadian-American NHL right wing (St Louis Blues, Dallas Stars), born in Belleville, Ontario

NHL Legend Brett Hull
NHL Legend
Brett Hull

Deaths in Sport


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1958-03-28 W. C. Handy, American composer and musician known as the "Father of the Blues" (Memphis Blues, St Louis Blues), dies of bronchial pneumonia at 84

Musician and Father of the Blues W. C. Handy
Musician and Father of the Blues
W. C. Handy
  • 1970-07-17 Juano Hernandez, actor (St Louis Blues, Two Loves), dies at 74