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Players born on: December 18        
  Name        
Position
Year
Joseph "Chief" Jones
Goaltender
1879
Rudolph "Pop" Von Bernuth
Cover Point
1883
Walter Sydney Smaill
Cover Point
1884
Alvin (Richard) Alvin Hammond
Unknown
1890
Paul D. Hogan
Cover Point
1890
Ted (Edmund) Joseph "Doc" Behan
Center
1892
Les William Tooke
Goaltender
1905
George "Spud" Burland
Defense
1905
Archie Parker
Forward
1905
Ray (Raymond) Arthur Lemieux
Left Wing
1910
Werner Korff
Left Wing
1911
Jeff (Walter) Morris "Jake" Kalbfleisch
Defense
1911
Pud (Walter) Lawrence Kitchen
Defense
1912
Herbert Urson
Left Wing
1917
Roy Elmer McBride
Center
1919
Dick (Richard) Rondeau Member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame
Forward
1921
Lennart Eriksson
Forward
1922
Nels (Nicholas) Podolski
Left Wing
1923
Ove Backlund
Forward
1923
Premysl Hajny
Defense
1925
Fred Murphy
Goaltender
1926
Pat (Patrick) Henry Finnegan
Center
1927
Bill (William) Joseph Dunn
Defense
1928
Stig "Elvan" Hallgren
Forward
1928
John Addison
Defense
1929
Gerry (Gerald) Theberge
Left Wing
1930
Clifford "Cliff" Hicks
Goaltender
1930
Lars Lindstrom
Defense
1933
Anatoli Dzhekovich Khanbekyan
Goaltender
1935
Edward "Moe" Bartoli
Right Wing
1936
Max (Aurele) Joseph Legere
Center
1936
Joe (Joseph) Boleslaw Szura
Center
1938
Pentti "Linkku" Lindegren
Defense
1940
Frank Richard Ridley
Defense
1942
Marcel Sgualdo
Defense
1944
Unto Turpeinen
Unknown
1945
Jean (Joseph) Jean Denis Pronovost
Right Wing
1945
Pekka Tapani Marjamaki
Defense
1947
Tom Miller
Right Wing
1948
Jarkko Nurminen
Unknown
1948
Bob (Robert) M Brown
Defense
1950
Ed Chestolowski
Left Wing
1950
Bernie (Bernard) Ronald Wolfe
Goaltender
1951
Jindrich Micka
Forward
1953
Gary Charles Ross
Defense
1953
Art Sinfield
Left Wing
1953
Mark Beach
Right Wing
1955
Benny (Ben) Pedersen
Defense
1956
Ulf Jonsson
Forward
1957
Radoslav Svoboda
Defense
1957
Bela Nagy
Right Wing
1957
Juhani Aherikko
Defense
1957
Bruce Andres
Left Wing
1957
Gord (Gordon) John Latto
Defense
1958
Mika Sulin
Forward
1958
Dennie Poulin
Defense
1960
Richard Poyard
Forward
1960
Bob (Robert) William Brooke
Center
1960
Teppo Mattsson
Defense
1961
Andre Martin
Defense
1963
Jay Cates
Forward
1963
Marco Herbst
Goaltender
1965
Juha Jarvenpaa
Forward
1965
Eric Petigrew
Goaltender
1966
Tamas Dobos
Center
1967
Bob (Robert) Freeman Corkum
Center
1967
Bernd Urban
Defense
1967
Thomas Dobos
Center
1967
Florian Funk
Left Wing
1969
Tommy Pettersson
Right Wing
1970
Joe (Joseph) Walter Dziedzic
Left Wing
1971
Peter Jakobsson
Defense
1971
Jon "Hllly" Hillebrandt
Goaltender
1971
Sebastian Gonera
Defense
1971
Neil Little
Goaltender
1971
Joachim Haglsperger
Forward
1971
Jeff (Jeffrey) A. C. Nelson
Center
1972
Anthony Dallaire
Forward
1973
Kelly Perrault
Defense
1973
Lon Michael Hovland
Defense
1973
Robert Vavroch
Center
1973
Greg Hawrishok
Defense
1975
Buddy Wallace
Left Wing
1975
Jim Gattolliat
Defense
1976
Boris Danon
Right Wing
1977
Tomas Vlcek
Forward
1977
Alexandre Couture
Defense
1977
Keiji Sasaki
Forward
1977
Nicholas Ouimet
Rover
1977
Dany Lafreniere
Center
1977
Shawn Degagne
Goaltender
1978
Daniel Michael Cleary
Right Wing
1978
Jason Grahame
Defense
1978
Ben Stafford
Center
1978
Alexander Pokladov
Forward
1978
Todd Butler
Defense
1978
Kristoffer Frederiksen
Defense
1979
Mike (Michael) Siklenka
Right Wing
1979
Jacques Lariviere
Left Wing
1979
Jeff (Jeffrey) J. Finger
Defense
1979
Oleg Tokarev
Defense
1979
Steve Milosevski
Center
1979
Miroslav Jenka
Right Wing
1979
Alain O'Driscoll
Left Wing
1979
Chad Killam
Goaltender
1980
Ryan Bremner
Defense
1980
Randy Hevey
Goaltender
1980
Doug Wright
Center
1980
Vyacheslav Nikolaevich Chistyakov
Center
1980
Eric Chatelle
Left Wing
1980
Mike Lencucha
Goaltender
1980
Mike (Michael) Auksi
Defense
1981
Justin Corio
Forward
1981
Ricky Cazares
Goaltender
1981
Dave DeCosta
Right Wing
1981
Jiri Polansky
Center
1981
Taylor Barnes Leahy
Defense
1981
John Thomas
Forward
1982
Jarrett Konkle
Left Wing
1982
Lanny Ramage
Goaltender
1982
Mark Faris
Forward
1982
Alan Hogan
Forward
1982
Kirk Kimber MacDonald
Right Wing
1983
Greg Lasko
Defense
1983
Jean-Philippe Brochu
Right Wing
1983
Miroslav Bielik
Goaltender
1983
Chris Wey
Defense
1983
Steve Henwood
Center
1984
Brian Paul Boyle
Left Wing
1984
Michael Browning
Unknown
1984
Chris Mattson
Unknown
1984
Brian Michael O'Hanley
Defense
1984
Kyle Palmblad
Forward
1984
Won-Jung Kim
Forward
1984
Mark Rimpo
Forward
1984
Jason Roberts
Center
1984
Pasi Salonen
Left Wing
1985
Andreas Forg
Right Wing
1985
Jurgens van Dam
Forward
1985
Christopher Teixeira
Forward
1985
Chris Campanale
Forward
1985
Jean-Philippe Pare
Left Wing
1985
Dominic Leveille
Goaltender
1986
Ashton Trawin
Forward
1986
Cagil Uyar
Goaltender
1986
Todd Bartelson
Forward
1986
Marc-Etienne Viens
Right Wing
1986
Theran Yeo
Defense
1987
Raymond Brooks
Forward
1987
Matt Prasil
Defense
1987
Matt (Matthew) Bell
Defense
1987
Josh Piercy
Goaltender
1987
Dario Burgler
Right Wing
1987
Sergei Khudyakov
Goaltender
1987
Ryan Cote
Goaltender
1987
Brendan Aydellot
Forward
1987
Maxime Charron
Left Wing
1987
Tom Thomas
Center
1987
Matt Steenhoek
Forward
1987
Jake Rosenthal
Goaltender
1987
Ryan Benzin
Defense
1987
Josh Faulkner
Forward
1987
Kyle Crawford
Defense
1988
Jared Miettunen
Forward
1988
Connor Krukowski
Defense
1988
Mike Kusy
Forward
1988
Daniel Christou
Forward
1988
Jeremie Dupont
Goaltender
1988
Stephen Goracy
Goaltender
1989
Tristan Musser
Defense
1989
Adam Trombley
Defense
1989
Kevin Tejchma
Forward
1989
Michael Kirchberger
Center
1989
Dustin Alcock
Forward
1989
Christian Tasker
Forward
1989
Tony Capobianco
Goaltender
1989
Dimitri Panagiotou
Forward
1989
David Aime
Goaltender
1989
Kodie Curran
Defense
1989
Drew Jenkins
Center
1989
Dustin Peterson
Forward
1990
Artjom Pozarski
Goaltender
1990
Michael Welter
Defense
1990
Sebastien Labadie-Racine
Right Wing
1990
Casey Eckman
Forward
1990
Jeff Vanzant
Defense
1990
Jared Andersen
Goaltender
1990
Nick Gordon
Forward
1990
Victor "Heddy" Hedman
Defense
1990
Zach Harris
Defense
1990
Robbie Dorgan
Forward
1991
Cameron Critchlow
Left Wing
1991
Cody Warner
Forward
1991
Jake Hebda
Goaltender
1991
Drew McLaughlin
Defense
1991
Christian Hartung
Defense
1991
Buster Hebda
Left Wing
1991
Patrick Zubler
Defense
1991
Jin Kyu Park
Forward/Defence
1991
Nicholas Persichetti
Forward
1991
Nikolaus Hartl
Right Wing
1991
Bruce-Lee George
Goaltender
1991
Ryan Conner
Defense
1992
Sandra Thalmann
Defense
1992
Daniel Pribyl
Center
1992
Layken Heidt
Forward
1992
Kayla Tutino
Forward
1992
Myles Nykoluk
Left Wing
1992
Martin Castlunger
Forward
1993
Michael Stevens
Forward
1993
Matthias Amberger
Defense
1993
Troy Petrick
Forward
1993
Charlie Lindgren
Goaltender
1993
Jared Pilet
Defense
1993
Ciprian Postas
Defense
1994
Nic Renyard
Goaltender
1994
Michael Byer
Goaltender
1994
Stefano Rizzo
Forward
1995
Nate Rabbitt
Goaltender
1995
Colton Poolman
Defense
1995
Denon Maximchuk
Goaltender
1995
Vincent Charest
Goaltender
1995
Brandon Volpe
Forward
1995
Troy Rapuano
Forward
1995
Rylan Cratsenberg
Forward
1996
Jack McNeely
Defense
1996
Marcus Olsson
Goaltender
1996
Nicholas Alberts
Goaltender
1996
Cale Brown
Defense
1996
Hehao Xu
Defense
1996
Stepan Falkovsky
Defense
1996
Vladlen Antsevski
Defense
1996
Kazuya Ishida
Forward
1996
Erick Berard
Defense
1997
Burgaz Ayaz
Forward
1997
Shakeel Ebrahim
Defense
1997
Jake Oettinger
Goaltender
1998
Bruno Baldris
Defense
1998

Players who died on: December 18  
  Name     Position Year
Myer Budovitch
Unknown
1955
Don Pringle
Unknown
1965
George "Dynamite" Bond
Defense
1983
Alain (Joseph) Paul Luc Alain "Boom Boom" Caron
Right Wing
1986
Frank (Franz) Randall Mastel
Right Wing
1987
Jack (John) Kilpatrick
Left Wing
1989
Constant Delarge
Defense
1991
Red (Carroll) Patrick Bloom
Defense
1991
Hayden (Lewis) Hayden Monahan
Left Wing
1997
John Michaluk
Left Wing
1998
Del (Adelbert) St. John
Right Wing
2009
Alan McKenzie Cullen
Goaltender
2009
Charlie (Carlo) Richard Longarini
Defense
2010
Dick (Richard) Paul Veinot
Unknown
2011
Jim (John) James Loader
Unknown
2012
Gord (Charles) Gordon Nudds
Defense
2012