Henri Richard

Ice Hockey Great Henri Richard Full Name: Henri Richard [Joseph Henri Richard]


Profession: Ice Hockey Great
Why Famous: The brother of Montreal Canadiens legend Maurice "The Rocket" Richard, he played twenty years for the Canadiens and is considered one of the greatest players in NHL history.

Given the nickname "The Pocket-Rocket", he won 11 Stanley Cups.

Born: February 29, 1936 (82 years old)
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Historical Events in the Life of Henri Richard

  • 1973-12-20 Montreal Canadien Henri Richard scores his 1,000th NHL point

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