Profession: NHL Star
Why Famous: He played 18 seasons in the NHL for the Chicago Black Hawks, Boston Bruins and New York Rangers, and is considered one of the best to have ever played the game. He won two Stanley Cup Championships.
- 1999-07-31 NHL player Phil Esposito (57) weds Bridget Leigh
- 1969-03-02 Phil Esposito becomes 1st NHL Player to score 100 points in a season
- 1971-02-20 Bruin Phil Esposito is NHL's quickest to score 50 goals in a season
- 1974-12-22 Phil Esposito, Boston, became 6th NHLer to score 500 goals
- 1989-05-24 NHL's NY Rangers fire GM & coach Phil Esposito