George Hainsworth

NHL Goalie George Hainsworth

Profession: NHL Goalie


Why Famous: Played for the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs in the NHL. He won the Vezina Trophy three times, and in the 1928–29 season he set an all-time record with 22 shutouts and a 0.92 goals against average while only playing 44 games. He backstopped the Canadiens to back to back Stanley Cups in 1930 and 1931.

Born: June 26, 1895
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: October 9, 1950 (aged 55)
Cause of Death: Car accident

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