Terry Sawchuk

NHL Legend Terry Sawchuk Full Name: Terry Sawchuk


Profession: NHL Legend
Why Famous: Played 21 seasons in the NHL for five different teams, but was best known as a member of the Detroit Red Wings. He is widely considered to be one of the best if not the best goaltenders of all-time, and set the standard for measuring goaltenders.

Born: December 28, 1929
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: May 31, 1970 (aged 40)

Married Life

  • 1953-08-06 NHL goaltender Terry Sawchuk (23) weds Patricia Ann Morey

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