National Hockey League History (Part 6)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 705

  • 1971-08-06 Mike Bales, Saskatoon, NHL goalie (Ottawa Senators)
  • 1971-08-11 Aaron Miller, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1971-08-13 Marcus Ragnarsson, Ostervala SWE, NHL defenseman (SJ Sharks, Sweden)
  • 1971-10-05 Dan Plante, Hayward, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)
  • 1971-10-13 Sean O'Donnell, NHL defenseman (LA Kings), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1971-10-27 Mike Ricci, Scarborough, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1971-11-05 Sergei Berezin, Voskrensensk Russia, NHL forward (Team Russia, Oly-Si-98)
  • 1971-11-19 Dimitri Yushkevich, Yaroslavl Russia, NHL defenseman (Toronto Maple Leaf)
  • 1971-11-24 Keith Primeau, NHL forward (Carolina, Detroit), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-11-29 Brad May, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-12-09 Petr Nedved, Libercec CZE, NHL center (Team Czech, Pitts Penguins)
  • 1971-12-14 Chris Therien, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1971-12-18 Joe Dziedzic, NHL left wing (Pitts Penguins), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1971-12-18 Neil Little, Medicine Hat, NHL goalie (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • 1971-12-27 Bryan Smolinski, NHL forward (Team USA, Pitts Penguins), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1972-01-02 Mattias Norstrom, Mora SWE, NHL defenseman (Team Sweden, LA Kings)
  • 1972-01-07 Donald Brashear, Bedford, NHL left wing (Montreal Canadiens)
  • 1972-01-27 Mark Lawrence, Canadian NHL right wing (Dallas Stars, NY Islanders), born in Burlington, Ontario
  • 1972-01-30 Chris Simon, Wawa, NHL left wing (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1972-02-01 Geoff Sanderson, Hay River, NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1972-02-02 Ivan Droppa, Liptovsky Mikulas CZE, NHL defenseman (Chicago)
  • 1972-02-07 John Slaney, St John's, NHL defenseman (LA Kings)
  • 1972-02-13 Juha Ylonen, Helsinki FIN, NHL forward (Oly-Bronze-1998, Phoenix)
  • 1972-02-15 Jaromir Jagr, Kladno Cze, NHL right wing (Penguins, Czech Oly-G-1998)
  • 1972-02-17 Vladimir Vujtek, NHL forward (Team Czech Oly-Gold-1998, Tampa Bay)
  • 1972-02-24 Manon Rheaume, Lac Beauport Quebec, 1st female NHLer (Tampa Bay)
  • 1972-03-03 Martin Prochazka, Slany CZ, NHL forward (Czech Oly-Gold-98), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1972-03-08 Craig Johnson, NHL left wing (LA Kings/Oly-1994), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1972-03-14 Aris Brimanis, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1972-03-21 Boris Mironov, NHL defenseman (Team Russia Oly-S-98, Edmonton), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1972-03-28 Keith Tkachuk, Melrose MA, NHL left wing (Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix, USA)
  • 1972-03-29 Trevor Kidd, Dugald, NHL goalie (Calgary Flames)
  • 1972-04-13 Mariusz Czerkawski, Radomsko Pol, NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • 1972-04-13 Mike Kennedy, NHL left wing (Dallas Stars), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • 1972-05-03 Vyacheslav Kozlov, Voskresensk Russia, NHL forward (Detroit Red Wings)
  • 1972-05-05 Mikael Renberg, Pitea Swe, NHL right wing (Philadelphia Flyers, TB Lightning)
  • 1972-05-05 Zigmund Palffy, Skalica Slo, NHL right wing (NY Islanders)

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1972-05-06 Martin Brodeur, NHL goalie (NJ Devils, Team Canada), born in Montreal, Quebec

NHL Goalie Martin Brodeur
NHL Goalie
Martin Brodeur
  • 1972-05-13 Darryl Sydor, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • 1972-05-18 Turner Stevenson, Prince George, NHL right wing (Montreal Canadiens)
  • 1972-06-04 Derian Hatcher, Sterling Heights MI, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • 1972-06-06 Marko Kiprusoff, Turku FIN, NHL defenseman (Team Finland, Montreal)
  • 1972-06-15 Jean Francois Labbe, Sherbrooke, NHL goalie (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1972-06-15 Sandy Mccarthy, NHL right wing (Calgary Flames), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1972-06-20 Jozef Stumpel, Nitra CZE, NHL forward (Team Slovakia, Boston)
  • 1972-06-23 Cory Schlesinger, NHL running back (Detroit Lions)
  • 1972-07-01 Corey Hirsch, Medicine Hat, NHL goalie (Vancouver Canucks)
  • 1972-07-08 Karl Dykhuis, Sept-iles, NHL defenseman (Philadelphia Flyers)
  • 1972-07-20 Jozef Stumpel, NHL forward (Team Kazakhstan 1998, LA Kings)
  • 1972-08-03 Sandis Ozolinsh, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche), born in Riga, Latvia
  • 1972-09-03 Martin Straka, Pizen CZE, NHL forward (Team Czech Rep, Florida)
  • 1972-10-03 Michael Nylander, NHL center (Calgary Flames), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1972-10-04 Rusty Fitzgerald, NHL center (Pitts Penguins), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1972-10-10 Alexei Zhitnik, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • 1972-10-10 Trent McCleary, Swift Current, NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators)
  • 1972-10-16 Darius Kasparaitis, Elektrenai Lit, NHL defenseman (Islanders, Pitts)
  • 1972-10-22 Scott Lachance, Charlottesville, NHL defenseman (NY Islanders)
  • 1972-11-01 Glen Murray, Halifax, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
  • 1972-11-11 Steve Konowalchuk, Salt Lake City, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • 1972-11-14 Ed Patterson, Delta, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
  • 1972-11-20 Yanick Dupre, NHL left wing (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-11-24 Barry Potomski, Windsor, NHL left wing (LA Kings)
  • 1972-11-24 Fred Brathwaite, NHL goalie (Edmonton Oilers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1972-12-04 Jassen Cullimore, Simcoe, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks)
  • 1972-12-11 Daniel Alfredsson, Grums Swe, NHL right wing (Ottawa Senators)
  • 1972-12-18 Jeff Nelson, Prince Albert, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • 1972-12-22 Kirk Maltby, Guelph, NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • 1972-12-28 Jean-Francois Jomphe, Havre St-pierre Ca, NHL right wing (Anaheim)
  • 1973-01-13 Nikolai Khabibulin, Sverdlovsk Russia, NHL goalie (Winnipeg Jets)
  • 1973-01-23 Mark Kolesar, Minnedosa, NHL right wing (Toronto Maple Leafs)
  • 1973-01-24 Chris Ferraro, Port Jefferson, NHL right wing (Oly-94, NY Rangers)
  • 1973-01-24 Peter Ferraro, Port Jefferson, NHL right wing (Oly-94, NY Rangers)
  • 1973-02-03 Jim Campbell, Worcester, NHL center (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • 1973-02-05 Richard Matvichuk, Ft Saskatchewan C, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • 1973-02-21 Brian Rolston, NHL left wing (Olympics-1994, NJ Devils), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1973-02-24 Alexei Kovalev, NHL right wing (NY Rangers), born in Moscow, Russia

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1973-02-28 Eric Lindros, NHL center (Philadelphia Flyers), born in London, Ontario

NHL Star Eric Lindros
NHL Star
Eric Lindros
  • 1973-03-24 Philippe Boucher, St Apollinaire Ca, NHL defense (LA Kings, Oly-G-98)
  • 1973-03-25 Andrei Nikolishin, Vorkuta Russia, NHL center (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1973-04-23 Derek Armstrong, NHL center (NY Islanders), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1973-04-23 Patrick Poulin, Vanier, NHL left wing (Tampa Bay Lightning)
  • 1973-04-25 Alek Stojanov, Windsor, NHL right wing (Pitts Penguins)
  • 1973-05-04 Matthew Barnaby, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1973-05-18 Darren Van Impe, Saskatoon, NHL defenseman (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • 1973-05-19 Andreas Johansson, Hofors SWE, NHL forward (Pitts, NY Islanders)
  • 1973-05-24 Ville Peltonen, Vantaa FIN, NHL forward (Team Finland, San Jose)
  • 1973-05-28 Pat Peake, NHL center (Washington Capitals), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1973-05-29 Jason Dawe, North York, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)
  • 1973-06-09 Grant Marshall, Mississauga, NHL right wing (Dallas Stars)
  • 1973-06-14 Sami Kapanen, Vantaa Fin, NHL left wing (Whalers, Carolina, Oly-B-98)
  • 1973-06-15 Dean McAmmond, Grand Cache, NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers)
  • 1973-06-24 Jere Lehtinen, Espoo Fin, NHL right wing (Dallas Stars, Oly-bronze-98)
  • 1973-06-25 Rene Corbet, Victoriaville, NHL left wing (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1973-07-03 Adrian Aucoin, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1973-07-05 Michael Sykora, Pardubice CZE, NHL defenseman (Sharks, Oly-gold-98)
  • 1973-07-20 Peter Forsberg, Ornskoldsvik Swe, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1973-07-30 Markus Naslund, Bonassund Swe, NHL right wing (Vancouver Canucks)
  • 1973-08-12 Todd Marchant, NHL center (Edmonton Oilers), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1973-08-24 Andrew Brunette, Sudbury, NHL left wing (Washington Capitals)
  • 1973-08-31 Scott Niedermayer, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils)

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