Ice Hockey Players in Sports History (Part 5)

Events in Sport


Birthdays in Sport

Birthdays 401 - 500 of 621

  • 1977-05-14 Jayna Hefford, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1977-05-16 Jean-Sébastien Giguère, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-05-31 Greg Leeb, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-07-17 Marc Savard, Canadian hockey player, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1977-07-19 Jean-Sébastien Aubin, Canadian ice hockey goaltender
  • 1977-07-23 Scott Clemmensen, American ice hockey player
  • 1977-08-01 Marc Denis, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-08 Rocky Thompson, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-08-15 Martin Biron, Canadian American ice hockey goaltender, born in Lac-Saint-Charles, Quebec
  • 1977-09-08 Maria Helena Selin, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Helsinki, Finland
  • 1977-09-23 Matthieu Descoteaux, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-09-29 Wade Brookbank, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-10-06 Daniel Brière, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1977-11-05 Tuula Puputti, Finnish ice hockey goalie (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Kuopio, Finland
  • 1977-12-11 Mark Streit, Swiss ice hockey player, born in Englisberg, Switzerland
  • 1978-01-09 Mathieu Garon, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Chandler, Canada
  • 1978-01-21 Andrei Zyuzin, Russian ice hockey player
  • 1978-02-23 Karolina Rantamaki, Finnish ice hockey left wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1978-03-02 Tomáš Kaberle, Czech ice hockey defenceman (4 x NHL All Star; Toronto Maple Leafs; Stanley Cup 2011, Boston Bruins; World C'ship gold 2005), born in Rakovník, Czech Republic
  • 1978-03-04 Pierre Dagenais, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978-03-12 Tara Mounsey, ice hockey defenseman (USA, Olympics 1998)
  • 1978-03-22 Tom Poti, professional hockey player
  • 1978-04-01 Jean-Pierre Dumont, Canadian ice hockey right wing (World C'ship gold 2004; Buffalo Sabres, Nashville Predators), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1978-05-24 Johan Holmqvist, Swedish hockey player, born in Tolfta, Sweden
  • 1978-06-14 Steve Bégin, French-Canadian hockey player
  • 1978-06-16 Dainius Zubrus, Lithuanian ice hockey player
  • 1978-07-20 Pavel Datsyuk, Russian ice hockey player
  • 1978-08-12 Hayley Wickenheiser, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1978-08-20 Sanna Lankosaari, Finnish ice hockey right wing (Finland, Olympics 1998), born in Kemi, Finland
  • 1978-09-03 Michal Rozsival, Czech ice hockey player, born in Vlašim, Czechoslovakia
  • 1978-09-17 Shawn Horcoff, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978-10-19 James Roberts, British Ice Hockey Player
  • 1978-10-27 Sergei Samsonov, Russian ice hockey player, born in Moscow, Soviet Union
  • 1978-11-14 Bobby Allen, American ice hockey player
  • 1978-12-05 Olli Jokinen, Finnish ice hockey player, born in Kuopio, Finland
  • 1978-12-14 Kim St-Pierre, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Châteauguay, Canada
  • 1978-12-20 Andrei Markov, Russian ice hockey player, born in Voskresensk, Moscow Oblast, Russia
  • 1979-01-12 Jenny Schmidgall, American ice hockey forward (USA, Olympics 1998), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1979-01-16 Brenden Morrow, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Carlyle, Canada
  • 1979-01-16 Jason Ward, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Chapleau, Canada
  • 1979-01-18 Brian Gionta, American ice hockey player, born in Rochester, New York
  • 1979-01-30 Karen Smith, Australian hockey player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1979-03-17 Andrew Ference, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-04-04 Roberto Luongo, Canadian ice hockey goaltender, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979-04-11 Michel Riesen, Swiss ice hockey player, born in Oberbalm, Switzerland
  • 1979-05-01 Jennifer Botterill, Canadian ice hockey forward (Olympic gold 2002, 06, 10; Toronto Aeros, Harvard), born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1979-05-02 Jason Chimera, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 1979-05-02 Roman Lyashenko, Russian ice hockey player, born in Murmansk, Russia (d. 2003)
  • 1979-05-23 Brian Campbell, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-05-25 Caroline Ouellette, French Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979-05-30 Mike Bishai, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-06-01 Ladislav Nagy, Slovak ice hockey left wing (World C'ship gold 2002; NHL: SL Blues, Phoenix Coyotes, Dallas Stars, LA Kings) born in Šaca, Slovakia

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1979-07-02 Joe Thornton, Canadian NHL center, (#1 draft pick Boston Bruins 1997; San Jose Sharks; Olympic gold 2010), born in St. Thomas, Ontario

NHL Star Joe Thornton
NHL Star
Joe Thornton
  • 1979-07-26 Peter Sarno, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1979-07-26 Erik Westrum, American ice hockey player, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1979-09-04 Maxim Afinogenov, Russian ice hockey player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1979-09-15 Patrick Marleau, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-10-05 Curtis Sanford, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Owen Sound, Canada
  • 1979-10-28 Martin Škoula, Czech ice hockey player
  • 1979-11-07 Mike Commodore, Canadian professional hockey player (Carolina Hurricanes), born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
  • 1979-11-21 Alex Tanguay, Canadian hockey player
  • 1979-12-05 Niklas Hagman, Finnish ice hockey player, born in Espoo, Finland
  • 1979-12-17 Matt Murley, American ice hockey player
  • 1979-12-23 Scott Gomez, American ice hockey player, born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1980-01-03 Angela Ruggiero, American ice hockey hall of fame defenseman (Olympics gold 1998; Chairperson IOC Athletes' Commission 2016-18), born in Panorama City, California
  • 1980-01-13 Michael Rupp, American ice hockey player
  • 1980-02-10 Mike Ribeiro, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-02-18 Nikolai Antropov, Kazakh ice hockey player, born in Ust'-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan
  • 1980-02-21 Brad Fast, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Fort St. John, Canada
  • 1980-02-21 Jim Vandermeer, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Caroline, Canada
  • 1980-02-29 Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey left wing (Winter Olympics gold 2002; World Cup gold 2004; NHL All Star 2001, 07; Philadelphia Flyers), born in Sainte-Foy, Quebec, Canada
  • 1980-03-12 Douglas Murray, Swedish ice-hockey player
  • 1980-04-10 Sean Avery, Canadian ice hockey player, born in North York, Ontario, Canada
  • 1980-04-18 Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Recife, Brazil
  • 1980-04-21 Vincent Lecavalier, Canadian hockey player
  • 1980-04-29 Mathieu Biron, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-05-02 Brad Richards, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Murray Harbour, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • 1980-05-04 Andrew Raycroft, Canadian ice hockey goalie, born in Belleville, Ontario
  • 1980-05-16 Michael Ryan, American ice hockey player and coach (Springfield Thunderbirds), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1980-06-04 François Beauchemin, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-07-15 Jonathan Cheechoo, professional ice hockey player
  • 1980-07-17 Ryan Miller, American hockey player, born in East Lansing, Michigan
  • 1980-08-03 Dominic Moore, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Thornhill, Ontario, Canada
  • 1980-09-11 Mike Comrie, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 1980-09-12 Josef Vašíček, Czech ice hockey player, born in Havlíčkův Brod, Czechoslovakia
  • 1980-09-16 Patrik Štefan, Czech ice hockey player, born in Příbram, Czechoslovakia
  • 1980-09-26 Henrik and Daniel Sedin, Swedish ice hockey players, born in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden
  • 1980-10-09 Henrik Zetterberg, Swedish ice hockey player, born in Njurunda, Sweden
  • 1981-01-07 Alex Auld, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Cold Lake, Canada
  • 1981-01-21 Dany Heatley, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1981-03-05 Paul Martin, American ice hockey player
  • 1981-03-24 Ron Hainsey, American ice hockey player
  • 1981-04-09 Milan Bartovič, Slovak ice hockey player, born in Trenčín, Slovakia
  • 1981-04-10 Alexei Semenov, Russian ice hockey player, born in Murmansk, Russia
  • 1981-04-11 Alexandre Burrows, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Pincourt, Quebec, Canada
  • 1981-04-19 Martin Havlát, Czech ice hockey player, born in Mladá Boleslav, Czechoslovakia
  • 1981-06-16 Kevin Bieksa, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1981-06-21 Yann Danis, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1981-07-02 Aaron Voros, Canadian hockey player
  • 1981-07-25 Jani Rita, Finnish ice hockey player, born in Helsinki, Finland

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