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Players born on: January 17        
  Name        
Position
Year
Frank (William) Francis McLaren
Right Wing
1881
Billy (William) Richard Bawlf
Forward
1881
Joseph Swain Lovering
Defense
1882
Edward R. Arquin
Goaltender
1885
Archie (Archibald) Bishop
Rover
1885
Bertram Roy Bonnar
Forward
1890
Percival Orchard
Forward
1890
Bill (William) Stephen Godfrey
Left Wing
1890
Carson James Kendall
Point
1892
Harry Gibson
Right Wing
1896
Jim Henderson
Defense
1898
Wilfred (Charles) Wilfred Wade
Forward
1898
Bill (William) Andrew Vickers
Unknown
1900
Bob (Robert) M. Gibson
Defense
1903
Leo (Joseph) Armand Leo Bourgault
Defense
1903
Art (A.) C. Abbott
Left Wing
1904
Ron Armstrong
Left Wing
1906
Emmett Furlong
Unknown
1906
Albert Vine
Unknown
1906
Ike (Ivan) Alexander Morrison
Right Wing
1907
Walter John Creasy
Defense
1908
Russ (William) Russell Bowman
Defense
1910
Sven "Stilis" Sjoberg
Defense
1913
John "Ike" Prokaski
Right Wing
1915
Cam (John) Campbell Dickison
Defense
1916
Fred (Frederick) Tennyson "Fritz" Hunt
Right Wing
1917
Bernard Anthony Rolle
Defense
1918
Ted (Theodore) Clare Nevins
Unknown
1918
Buster (Russell) Ambrose "Bus" Brayshaw
Left Wing
1918
Bud (Gordon) Jack Hotrum
Unknown
1918
Axel Herbert Green
Unknown
1920
Bill (William) Millican Sloane
Unknown
1921
Jim (James) Robert Sloane
Unknown
1921
Edouard "Eddie" Theberge
Forward
1921
Stig "Stickan" Carlsson
Center
1924
Richard "Dick" Ball
Goaltender
1926
Jacques (Joseph) Jacques Omer "Jake the Snake" Plante Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Goaltender
1929
Kenny (Kenneth) Barnes
Forward
1932
Jim (James) Edward "Chick" Turner
Center
1932
Vladimir Mikhailovich Sergeev
Forward
1933
Carl William Marino
Center
1934
Val (Valois) James Walker
Forward
1934
John Patrick Sears
Defense
1936
Bob (Robert) Harold Robinson
Left Wing
1937
Kjell Harrysson
Defense
1940
Ernie (Ernest) Julian Dyda
Left Wing
1940
Pentti Marttila
Unknown
1942
Rainer Gossmann
Goaltender
1942
Anton Crisan
Goaltender
1942
Tom (Thomas) Haugh
Goaltender
1943
Pekka Juhani Kuusisto
Defense
1945
Valeri Korshakevich
Forward
1947
Reinhold Meister
Forward
1948
Dennis Leo Romanesky
Left Wing
1949
Pierre Chagnon
Goaltender
1949
Peicho Ralenekov
Defense
1951
Robert Fee
Defense
1953
Gerard Gibbons
Defense
1953
Tom (Thomas) Ross
Center
1954
Larry Finck
Defense
1954
Harri Rindell
Left Wing
1954
Alexander Kaskov
Forward
1957
Tim (Timothy) John Bernhardt
Goaltender
1958
Daniel Noonan
Left Wing
1958
Roger Widlundh
Forward
1958
Doug "Buck" Buchanan
Defense
1958
Patrick Goffin
Goaltender
1959
Juha Jyrkkio
Left Wing
1959
Richard Ostrow
Goaltender
1960
Mike Kelly
Forward
1960
Jeff Mitchell
Right Wing
1960
Joachim Ried
Forward
1960
John Cardwell
Defense
1960
Doug Stevens
Defense
1960
Brian Inkster
Right Wing
1960
Greg Scarlett
Left Wing
1960
Steve Slasor
Defense
1960
Sergei Aleksandrovich Svetlov
Right Wing
1961
Andrei Konstantinovich Pisarev
Forward
1961
Marcel Giguere
Left Wing
1962
Jim Martindale
Goaltender
1962
Doug Stevenson
Forward/Defence
1962
Jim McCauley
Right Wing
1962
Richard Vinet
Defense
1962
Juha Jaaskelainen
Goaltender
1963
Goran Rengarde
Forward
1963
Alexander Frolovich Dmitriev
Goaltender
1963
Anders Wikberg
Center
1963
Don McLaren
Right Wing
1963
Jyrki Isotupa
Goaltender
1964
Grant Dion
Defense
1964
Aleksandrs Belavskis
Right Wing
1964
Pekka Suoniemi
Forward
1964
Steve (Steven) Paul Orth
Center
1965
Dave Quigley
Goaltender
1965
Sylvain (Joseph) Sylvain Dorilla Turgeon
Left Wing
1965
Michel Caouette
Forward
1965
Erkki Kilpelainen
Defense
1966
Heiko Niere
Defense
1966
Evgeny Shubnikov
Forward
1966
Mike (Michael) Mullowney
Defense
1966
Yves Desjardins
Defense
1966
Al (John) Allan Conroy
Center
1966
Jorgen Sehlstedt
Defense
1966
Klas Skoog
Forward
1966
Todd Blahitka
Center
1967
Andy (Andrew) Donahue
Center
1967
Martin Roh
Defense
1967
Martin Moisan
Left Wing
1967
Oliver Hoffmann
Left Wing
1967
Martin Dum
Defense
1967
Steve Begin
Left Wing
1967
Wayne Skelton
Goaltender
1967
Di Xiao
Forward
1967
Magnus Gustafsson
Forward
1968
Glenn Lowes
Left Wing
1968
Don Parsons
Right Wing
1969
Slawomir Roman Wieloch
Forward
1969
Len Giacolone
Defense
1969
Stephane Therrien
Center
1969
Alec Sheflo
Goaltender
1969
Helmut Elters
Defense
1969
Pierre-Paul Landry
Defense
1970
Ilya Anatolievich Emets
Forward
1970
Rickard Nylin
Forward
1970
Joe (Joseph) Patrick Cleary
Defense
1970
Justin (Giustino) Peca
Center
1970
Eric Brule
Defense
1970
Jeremy "J.R." Roenick Member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame
Center
1970
Robert Collis
Defense
1970
Derek John Plante
Center
1971
Maco Balkovec
Defense
1971
Bryan Riedel
Forward
1971
Mike Smith
Defense
1971
Martin Venne
Left Wing
1971
Hugo Hamel
Forward
1972
Sebastien Bedard
Defense
1972
Ryan Laine Hughes
Center
1972
Curtis Friesen
Left Wing
1973
David Rattray
Center
1973
Aaron Christian Ward
Defense
1973
Benoit Deschamps
Defense
1973
John DeHart
Center
1973
George Tsafonias
Right Wing
1973
Elmar Parth
Goaltender
1973
Dave (David) Wainwright
Defense
1974
Aleksejs Hromcenkovs
Forward
1974
Gerry Arcella
Goaltender
1974
Josh (Joshua) Nels Rabjohns
Forward
1974
Jonas Burman
Goaltender
1974
Marky Houle
Left Wing
1974
Jean-Francois Boileau
Defense
1974
Fredrik Selin
Forward
1974
Hans-Jorg Bauer
Defense
1974
Jarno Korhonen
Defense
1974
Annica Gunilla Ahlen
Goaltender
1975
Eric Frappier
Left Wing
1975
Tim McIlhargey
Defense
1975
Pavel Parkhomenko
Left Wing
1975
Ken Forshee
Center
1975
Alexander Gennadyevich Gorelov
Forward
1975
Dean Kletzel
Center
1976
Olivier Raby
Left Wing
1976
Martin Rudnay
Goaltender
1976
Dave Wilejto
Defense
1976
Sebastien Bois
Defense
1976
Boris Lotric
Defense
1976
Andrew Taylor
Left Wing
1977
Sheldon Pietrzykowski
Forward
1977
Pascal Prevost
Right Wing
1977
Jason Bermingham
Left Wing
1977
Thomas Babicek
Forward
1977
Andrew Morrison
Defense
1977
Derrick MacCormick
Right Wing
1977
Steve (Stephen) Wagner
Goaltender
1977
Patrick Fournier
Defense
1977
Tuomo Harjula
Right Wing
1978
Tyler Brush
Defense
1978
David Evans
Center
1978
Brent Korzecki
Defense
1978
Gelas Chiasson
Center
1978
Anton Hellsing
Forward
1978
Marc Garceau
Center
1978
Ryan Henderson
Defense
1978
Kent Silbernagle
Center
1978
Andre Chiasson
Defense
1978
Olivier Courchesne
Left Wing
1979
Thomas Bergamelli
Left Wing
1979
Greg (Gregory) Demetre
Right Wing
1979
Magnus Olsson
Goaltender
1979
Thomas Jetter
Goaltender
1979
Tim Hearon
Forward
1979
Jay Banach
Left Wing
1979
Magnus Olsson
Defense
1979
Colin Sheen
Defense
1979
Derek Sieben
Right Wing
1979
Freddy Runesson
Defense
1979
Sebastien Gagnon
Defense
1979
Jonathan Boh
Defense
1979
Sergei Popovich
Defense
1979
Christoph Kissler
Defense
1980
Bryan O'Connor
Forward
1980
Stefan "Stiffen" Holmgren
Forward
1980
Vitaliy Lebed
Goaltender
1980
John O'Connor
Forward
1980
Pierre Bastarache
Right Wing
1980
Thomas Reinert
Forward
1980
Pat Brush
Forward
1980
Rainer Wirth
Defense
1980
Dean Serdachny
Defense
1980
Jan Sochor
Left Wing
1980
Mike Zeibaq
Defense
1980
Viktor Vallin
Defense
1980
Milan Kraft
Center
1980
Jeff (Jeffrey) Heerema
Right Wing
1980
Jonas Wahlstrom
Forward
1980
Mathieu Simard
Left Wing
1980
Francois Bramucci
Left Wing
1980
Dean Burton
Center
1981
Mike (Michael) Zigomanis
Center
1981
Rickard Renberg
Right Wing
1981
Marc-Andre Binette
Left Wing
1981
Jason Adams
Forward
1981
Justin Carre
Center
1981
Kristian Lodberg
Forward
1981
Vassil Dantchev
Forward
1981
Tomasz Maciazek
Goaltender
1981
Antonio Castaneda
Forward
1981
Hugo Levesque
Defense
1981
Jonas Lindberg
Forward
1982
Evgeny Vladimirovich Romasko
Defense
1982
Christoffer Drugge
Defense
1982
Martin Volke
Goaltender
1982
Scott Foster
Goaltender
1982
Adrian Hartley
Forward
1982
Cory Ernst
Forward
1982
Alaina Diane Clark
Forward
1982
Michal Macho
Center
1982
Markus Walcher
Forward
1983
Brad Toews
Right Wing
1983
Tobias Stolikowski
Defense
1983
Richie (Richard) Regehr
Defense
1983
Abby Jo Jacobs
Forward
1983
Matt (Matthew) J. Curley
Defense
1983
Donny Grover
Defense
1983
Louis Gentile
Forward
1983
Michal Pesek
Center
1983
Jason Harding
Forward
1984
Ben Bradbury
Defense
1984
Dan Goodwin
Right Wing
1984
Emily Alice Chalmers Nerland
Defense
1984
Aidan Penner
Forward
1984
Niklas Flodin
Center
1984
Francois Schons
Defense
1984
Andreas Rast
Goaltender
1984
Mike (Michael) Nelson
Right Wing
1984
Brock Van Slyke
Defense
1984
David Breen
Forward
1984
Robin Haglund
Defense
1984
Daniel Manzato
Goaltender
1984
Bin Ishioka
Forward
1984
Tuomas Suominen
Right Wing
1984
Sebastien Landry
Left Wing
1984
Mark David Van Guilder
Right Wing
1984
Gustav Engman
Defense
1985
Rich Michael Meloche
Forward
1985
Danny Albrecht
Center
1985
Chris Chapman
Forward
1985
Ryan Riddle
Goaltender
1985
Jeff (Jeffrey) R. Caister
Defense
1985
Brent Gregory Borgen
Forward
1985
Adam Hendel
Goaltender
1985
Jeff Taylor
Forward
1986
Brendan Milnamow
Defense
1986
Chris Chambers
Forward
1986
Mark Derlago
Left Wing
1986
Jonathan Gauthier
Left Wing
1986
Jarno Lippojoki
Defense
1986
JC (John) Thomas
Defense
1986
Evgeny Nikolayevich Ketov
Right Wing
1986
Gary Lorden
Defense
1986
Jure Stopar
Right Wing
1986
Tyler Barker
Forward
1986
Darren Smith
Defense
1986
Marie-Jo Gaudet
Forward
1986
Stanislav Lascek
Right Wing
1986
Brecht Goyvaerts
Forward
1986
Viktor Stalberg
Left Wing
1986
Jason Brumwell
Goaltender
1986
Craig Dakins
Forward
1986
Zhiqiang Wang
Forward
1986
Vincent Ermacora
Forward/Defence
1986
Brennan Poderzay
Goaltender
1987
Sebastien Balogh
Defense
1987
Gilbert Valdes
Forward
1987
Aaron Bogosian
Forward
1987
Rony Ahonen
Defense
1987
Florian Kindschi
Goaltender
1987
Marek Maslonka
Right Wing
1987
Matthias Fauster
Forward
1987
Craig Woods
Defense
1987
Matt Dickson
Goaltender
1987
Stephanie Medeiros
Defense
1987
Jon Madden
Forward
1988
Brendan Richard
Defense
1988
Riccardo Mazzucato
Goaltender
1988
Brent Ottmann
Right Wing
1988
Andreas Beyer
Goaltender
1988
Michal Strak
Goaltender
1988
Neil Conway
Goaltender
1988
Daniel Spence
Goaltender
1988
Michael "Mike" Embach
Left Wing
1988
Greg Wilkey
Forward
1988
Eric Morter
Center
1988
Shawn Kavanagh
Forward
1988
Keelen Stefaniuk
Goaltender
1988
Aaron Senicar
Forward
1988
Andrew Taylor
Left Wing
1989
Doug Leaverton
Defense
1989
Brad Pawlowski
Defense
1989
Tautvydas Shalna
Forward
1989
Adam Shemansky
Forward
1989
Katie MacKinnon
Defense
1989
Brad Layton
Defense
1989
Shane Jubinville
Defense
1989
Scott Deur
Forward
1989
Michal Ecker
Forward
1989
Sebastien Bourgeois
Goaltender
1989
Alexander Oblinger
Center
1989
Christoffer Norre Rasmussen
Defense
1989
Marcus Watson
Right Wing
1989
Grant Reekie
Defense
1989
Mario Kluckow
Goaltender
1989
Brennen Cox
Defense
1989
Jiri Slovak
Goaltender
1989
Stephen Farrell
Defense
1990
Daniel Salamandyk
Goaltender
1990
Tim Billingsley
Defense
1990
Andreas Unterganschnigg
Defense
1990
Kevin Clark
Defense
1990
Jakub Havelka
Defense
1990
Colin Thomas Dueck
Defense
1990
Garrett Griffith
Forward
1990
Simon Foley
Defense
1990
Nick Holmes
Goaltender
1990
Breanna Schwarz
Defense
1990
Matt Anthony
Left Wing
1990
Leo Nocera
Forward
1990
Trevor Yee
Forward
1991
Brad Hoban
Right Wing
1991
Ryley Egan
Left Wing
1991
Martin Juricek
Right Wing
1991
Tyler Richter
Forward
1991
Patrick Schiessl
Forward
1991
Stefan Demopoulos
Forward
1991
Cody Ross
Forward
1991
Darcy Meyer
Forward
1991
Florian Bohm
Right Wing
1991
Brandon Kerr
Defense
1991
Kevin Taylor
Defense
1991
Dan Szerlip
Left Wing
1991
Jordan Thomas
Forward
1991
Alex (Alexandra) Hall Nelson
Forward
1991
Kale Wild
Center
1991
Delmer Moses
Right Wing
1991
Andrew Sterling
Forward
1991
Kyle Just
Center
1991
Jurryt Smid
Defense
1991
Brennan Wright
Left Wing
1991
Max MacKay
Forward
1991
Nadeem Pourmakhtari
Forward
1991
Ross Fox
Forward
1991
Marc-Antoine Dionne
Center
1991
Rick Doubrava
Forward
1991
Tanner Slarks
Defense
1991
Oleg Popov
Forward
1991
Adrian Bazbaz
Forward
1991
Kathleen Bortuzzo
Forward
1991
Steven Wakeham
Center
1992
Chun Rim Hong
Forward
1992
Jonathan Liau
Forward
1992
Attila David
Defense
1992
Myles Falasca
Forward
1992
Ryan Mana
Forward
1992
Steven Wakeman
Defense
1992
Manuel Strodel
Left Wing
1992
Michal Styk
Defense
1992
Jakub Fuzik
Forward
1992
Nikita Sergeyevich Lukin
Forward
1992
J.C. Weems
Forward
1992
Mario Kurali
Defense
1992
Philippe Cote
Center
1992
Stanislav Sergeyevich Galiev
Left Wing
1992
Jeremy Humenny
Forward
1992
Sarah Hubble
Defense
1992
Nemanja Dragin
Defense
1992
Javier Gordillo
Forward
1992
Cody Newcombe
Defense
1992
Tanner Burns
Forward
1993
Benno Obermair
Forward
1993
Julian Wagner
Left Wing
1993
Kim Drake
Forward
1993
Connor Callow
Forward
1993
Matthew Sheeran
Defense
1993
Nicolas Scharz
Forward
1993
Anton Okunev
Forward
1993
Luka Hoffmann
Left Wing
1993
Dave Cunningham
Goaltender
1993
Christopher Wray
Goaltender
1993
Darren Hogg
Goaltender
1993
Marcus Messier
Center
1994
Konstantin Kevask
Forward/Defence
1994
Tyler Richison
Defense
1994
Dennis Nordstrom
Forward
1994
Kevin Gordon-Francoeur
Goaltender
1994
Dylan Pearl
Forward
1994
Emmy Gunilla Alasalmi
Defense
1994
Stathis (Euvstathio) Soumelidis
Left Wing
1994
Chris Sitko
Forward
1994
Mortiz Oberrauch
Center
1994
David Zevnik
Goaltender
1994
Connor Fenton
Defense
1994
Dominic Orlando
Goaltender
1994
Dominic Steck
Defense
1994
Danys Chartrand
Defense
1994
Anton Wingqvist
Defense
1994
Olivia Howe
Forward
1994
Joe Serpico
Forward
1994
Vince Pedrie
Defense
1994
Hunter Johnson
Goaltender
1994
Jonathon Plaszcz
Defense
1994
Damir Dilshatovich Galin
Defense
1994
Aaron Macklin
Left Wing
1995
Brian Hillis
Forward
1995
Davis Hart
Forward
1995
Andrew Demmings
Forward
1995
Artyom Alexeyevich Alyayev
Defense
1995
Mac Clutsam
Defense
1995
Martin Kohout
Center
1995
Kevin Moren
Forward
1995
Thomas Fazio
Forward
1995
Tatyana Gennadyevna Akmanayeva
Forward
1995
Michal Urbaniak
Left Wing
1995
Lukas Gohlke
Right Wing
1995
Troy Saunders
Defense
1995
Michal Urbaniak
Left Wing
1995
Josh Sterk
Center
1995
Nick Manney
Forward
1995
Brayden Hogue
Defense
1995
Caroline Buckholtz
Defense
1996
Riley Thiessen
Defense
1996
James Sweeny
Defense
1996
Hammond Jones
Forward
1996
Griffin Fried
Defense
1996
Nick Kelly
Forward
1996
William Langlais
Defense
1996
Kaleb Murdo
Forward
1996
Whitney Renn
Forward
1996
Zed Dietrich
Forward
1996
Alex Jasiek
Forward
1996
Stefanos Lekkas
Goaltender
1996
Jack Thomas
Defense
1996
Victor Greibe
Defense
1996
Martin B. Eskildsen
Forward
1996
Luc Soares
Forward
1996
Luke Penner
Goaltender
1996
Francis Thibault
Left Wing
1996
Brendan Mosher
Forward
1996
Aidan Teilborg
Forward
1996
Nicolas Leblond
Center
1996
Sam Jay
Forward
1996
Matt Passino
Defense
1996
Alyssa Gorecki
Forward
1997
Lazar Lestaric
Forward
1997
Artem Artemov
Forward
1997
Cole Perison
Defense
1997
Mark Vansaw Jr.
Defense
1997
Corey Scalia
Goaltender
1997
Tse-Wei Chang
Defense
1997
Trevor Butler
Defense
1997
Peter Stensland
Goaltender
1997
Spencer Misiak
Forward
1997
Curtis Miske
Center
1997
Tanner Correy
Forward
1997
Ethan Price
Forward
1997
Aris Anagnostopoulos
Goaltender
1998
Emma Maria Muren
Forward
1998
Simon Hintermeier
Center
1999
Lukas Fredin
Left Wing
1999

Players who died on: January 17  
  Name     Position Year
Earl Samec
Forward
1935
Billy (Willliam) Alexander Fullerton
Right Wing
1941
Harry Lewis Gill
Unknown
1943
Eddie (Edward) John Powers
Coach
1943
Benjamin Stewart Burland
Point
1944
Alexander "Scotty" Fraser
Left Wing
1963
Bronius Kuzmickas
Defense
1966
Edward Thaddeus Foote
Forward
1969
Robert Ambrose Juneo
Center
1970
Ernie (Ernest) John "Cud" Hanlon
Rover
1972
Leo Francis Cain
Defense
1976
Nick F. Melnyk
Forward
1976
Alex (Alexander) F. Fehrenbach
Forward
1980
Casey (Robert) Kennedy Colter
Goaltender
1981
Ralph Welsby Couldrey
Center
1981
Curley (George) Wilfred Wheatley
Left Wing
1987
Johnnie (John) Hardy Loucks
Forward/Defence
1992
Lionel Dinelle
Forward
1992
Dick (Richard) J. Tougher
Unknown
1993
Alfonsas Kovas Macius
Goaltender
1993
Al (Allaster) William "Bucky" Buchanan
Left Wing
1994
Zygmunt "Mucha" Czyzewski
Right Wing
1998
Tom (Thomas) William "Tucker" Burlington
Center
2000
Lou (Louis) Labovitch
Right Wing
2000
Gerry (Nestor) Gerald Lubeck
Left Wing
2000
Harold Edmund Waterbury
Forward
2000
Czeslaw "Pchelka (Little Flea)" Przedpelski
Center
2002
John "Scotty" Reid
Right Wing
2004
Edmund "Ned" Ross
Unknown
2005
Leonard "Okie" Brumm
Defense
2006
Fred (Frederick) Charles Cancilla
Forward
2009
Vern (Vernon) Charles "Tex" Kaiser
Left Wing
2011
Carl Anselm Weisshaar
Unknown
2013
Jason William Baird
Left Wing
2014
Dave (David) Logan Ross
Forward
2015
Matthew Gordon Hutchinson
Defense
2016