Jean Beliveau

NHL Legend Jean Beliveau Full Name: Jean Beliveau [Joseph Jean Arthur Beliveau]


Profession: NHL Legend
Why Famous: Played parts of 20 seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, where he won 10 Stanley Cups as a player and another seven as an executive, the most Stanley Cup victories by an individual to date.

Born: August 31, 1931
Birthplace: Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada

Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: December 2, 2014 (aged 83)

Historical Events in the Life of Jean Beliveau

  • 1954-11-05 Montreal Canadien center Jean BĂ©liveau scores 3 goals in 44 seconds on future Hall of Fame goaltender Terry Sawchuk in 4-2 win v Boston Bruins; 2nd fastest NHL hat trick
  • 1959-10-03 13th NHL All-Star Game, Montreal Forum: Habs center Jean Beliveau scores twice as Montreal Canadiens beat All-Stars, 6-1
  • 1968-03-03 Jean Beliveau (Mont) becomes 2nd NHLer to score 1,000 pts
  • 1972-08-24 Gordie Howe & Jean Beliveau inducted in Hockey Hall of Fame

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