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Players born on: April 1        
  Name        
Position
Year
Paul Anspach
Center
1882
Harry Joseph Burgoyne
Right Wing
1885
Guy "Buck" Morrison
Left Wing
1886
Frank "Tanker" McMinniman
Left Wing
1886
Ed (Edward) Arthur "Muggins" Roberts
Rover
1888
Charles Percer Bedborough
Cover Point
1889
Alfred Henry Rahn
Cover Point
1890
Frank Gilchrist Rankin Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Rover
1891
Joe (Joseph) Murrilla Debernardi
Defense
1891
Charles Barry
Right Wing
1892
Hib (Hibbert) Henry Milks
Left Wing
1899
Rod Bidlake
Goaltender
1900
Normie (Norman) Lawrence Himes
Center
1900
William Harding Anderson
Defense
1901
Speedy (Alvin) Lionel Groh
Right Wing
1905
Eddie (Edwin) Hoskin Vokes
Left Wing
1908
Karl Nystrom
Defense
1909
Bill (William) "Cowboy" Kendall
Right Wing
1910
Lex (Andrew) Alexander Chisholm
Center
1915
Sixten "Sigge-Laila" Andersson
Forward
1915
Lars "Maffe" Ljungman
Center
1918
Peter Donald Kyryluk
Unknown
1920
Ken (Kenneth) Joseph Reardon Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Defense
1921
George F. Donahue
Unknown
1922
Claes "Sulan" Johansson
Forward
1923
Stan (Stanley) R. Pion
Goaltender
1924
Larry Frechette
Goaltender
1925
Harry Kaye
Unknown
1926
Jack (John) Paul Garrity Member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame
Right Wing
1926
Ivo (Ivan) Bohumil Vesely
Center
1926
Irving (George) Irving Haynes
Unknown
1928
Ulf "Svarten" Arvidsson-Roslonn
Forward
1932
George Thomas Ferguson
Defense
1935
Tommy Ostrom
Defense
1938
Vitali Semyonovich Davydov
Defense
1939
Guy "The Mouse" Trottier
Right Wing
1941
Juhani Aaltonen
Forward
1944
Ulf Johansson
Defense
1944
Mike Chartrand
Defense
1946
John Griffith
Defense
1946
Steve Keeler
Right Wing
1947
Terry (Terrance) Michael Caffery
Center
1949
Rolf "Bella" Berglund
Forward
1949
Ron Ivany
Forward
1949
John Anderson
Goaltender
1949
Larry (Lawrence) Andrew O'Connor
Defense
1950
Carsten Nielsen
Right Wing
1950
Olli Kokkonen
Defense
1951
Alexander Nikolaevich Kokurin
Forward
1951
Matthias Maurer
Defense
1952
Hans Scherer
Forward
1952
Jan Zabrodsky
Forward
1952
Antonin Melc
Defense
1952
Garry Doerksen
Center
1953
Esa Nyman
Forward
1953
John "Wire" Wensink
Left Wing
1953
Jean Deschenes
Left Wing
1953
Michel Pastore
Forward
1955
Michel Hamel
Center
1955
Ron Bignell
Defense
1955
Yvan Hamelin
Right Wing
1956
Brian (Harold) Brian Stevenson
Goaltender
1956
Win (Winfried) Winofsky
Left Wing
1957
Roger Ahsberg
Forward
1957
Steve Amiss
Goaltender
1958
Jeff Beck
Goaltender
1958
Phil McKenzie
Right Wing
1958
Greg Moffett
Goaltender
1959
Keith Abbott
Right Wing
1959
Kevin Tendler
Defense
1959
Reijo "Rexi" Ruotsalainen
Defense
1960
Brian Johnson
Right Wing
1960
Hans Nilsson
Forward
1962
Bob Carruth
Left Wing
1962
Piotr Furtok
Left Wing
1962
Valeri Nikolaevich Titov
Defense
1962
J.D. Yari
Defense
1962
Mario Simioni
Right Wing
1963
Jeff Grade
Center
1963
Brooke Odenvald
Right Wing
1963
Bill MacDonald
Center
1964
Roman Visnak
Goaltender
1964
Scott (Ronald) Scott "Artie, Dad" Stevens Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Defense
1964
Jan Hrbaty
Forward
1964
Brian Mason
Defense
1965
Brad (Bradley) L. Berry
Defense
1965
Curtis Brown
Unknown
1965
Wayne MacPhee
Defense
1966
Claes Heljemo
Goaltender
1966
Jim Newhouse
Left Wing
1966
Urban Nordin
Center
1966
Boyd Lomow
Left Wing
1966
Mickey Doner
Center
1967
Bobby Lemay
Left Wing
1967
Roger Dahl
Forward
1967
Peter Fry
Goaltender
1967
Alexei Aleksandrovich Posokhin
Defense
1967
Eduard Zam
Forward
1967
Jeff Smith
Center
1967
Anders Högberg
Goaltender
1967
Lee Giffin
Right Wing
1967
Jim Ruhland
Center
1967
Randy Wong
Defense
1967
Johnny "Pava" Pavasson
Forward
1967
Jacques Beaulieu
Unknown
1968
Mike (Michel) Pellegrims
Defense
1968
David Bessason
Defense
1968
Harri Helama
Forward
1969
Tony (Anthony) Johnson
Left Wing
1969
Hakan Hermansson
Forward
1969
Alexander Valerievich Yudin
Defense
1969
Kevin Charles Dean
Defense
1969
Remi Brassard
Left Wing
1969
Timo Makinen
Right Wing
1969
David Aldred
Right Wing
1970
Shousheng Zhang
Forward/Defence
1970
Richard Shulmistra
Goaltender
1971
Andrei Simashov
Defense
1971
Mattias Olsson
Defense
1971
Roch Chatel
Goaltender
1971
Francois Ferrari
Forward
1971
Steve Williams
Forward
1972
Nigel van Acquooy
Forward
1972
Lyudmila Yurlova
Forward
1972
Shawn McDonough
Right Wing
1972
Rene Ackermann
Forward
1972
Darren Douglas McCarty
Right Wing
1972
Sylvain Ducharme
Defense
1973
Chris Constant
Right Wing
1973
Vyacheslav Elshin
Forward
1973
Danny (Dan) Pilling
Left Wing
1973
Mike Burman
Defense
1974
Mats Diberius
Forward
1974
Colin Foley
Center
1974
Jason Meloche
Defense
1974
Jin-Hong Park
Forward
1974
Valeri Soldatov
Defense
1974
Bart Leten
Defense
1974
Jason MacDonald
Right Wing
1974
Frederick Beaubien
Goaltender
1975
Luc Chauvel
Forward
1975
Yan Johnson
Left Wing
1976
Matthew Garver
Right Wing
1976
Esa Pirnes
Center
1977
Juuso Riksman
Goaltender
1977
Stephane Comtois
Goaltender
1977
Gareth Prouse
Right Wing
1977
Frederic Tremblay
Defense
1977
Tyson Turgeon
Defense
1977
Aki Sinkkonen
Right Wing
1977
Michel Lebouthillier
Right Wing
1977
Sean Buckley
Defense
1977
Mike Murphy
Center
1977
J.P. (Jean-Pierre) Dumont
Right Wing
1978
Alexander Nikolaevich Ryadinsky
Defense
1978
Austin Miller
Defense
1978
Joe Cardillo
Left Wing
1978
Mark Cooper
Defense
1978
Sean Robertson
Center
1978
Chris O'Donnell
Center
1979
Stephen MacInnis
Center
1979
Taryn Fjeld
Forward
1979
Paul Poirier
Left Wing
1979
Kevin Malcolm
Right Wing
1979
Andrew Fraser McNiven
Forward
1979
Matthew Singerman
Defense
1979
Henric Alfredsson
Right Wing
1979
Derek McKinlay
Defense
1979
Matthias Weissschuh
Defense
1980
Mike Matta
Defense
1980
John Engles
Defense
1980
Markus Kastenmeier
Goaltender
1980
Vincent Frechette
Left Wing
1980
Aleksandrs Kudinovs
Forward
1980
Travis Lisabeth
Center
1980
Daniel Cloutier
Left Wing
1980
Eric Bertrand
Goaltender
1980
Flavien Conne
Center
1980
Jun-Seo Bae
Forward
1980
Dominic Laurin
Center
1981
Nolan Yonkman
Defense
1981
Yves Charlish
Forward
1981
Mark Jackson
Defense
1981
Olivier Maltais
Right Wing
1981
Bryan Campbell
Defense
1981
Jean-Francois Aumont
Left Wing
1981
Matt (Matthew) Bothwell
Right Wing
1981
Nikolai Vladykin
Forward
1982
Pal Tyrom
Goaltender
1982
Jarrad Chester
Defense
1982
Markus Oehme
Defense
1982
Casper Sorensen
Forward
1982
Szczepan Panek
Forward
1982
Mikhail Klymin
Forward
1982
Olivier Spenard
Defense
1982
Tufan Dinc
Center
1982
Lucas Burnett
Center
1982
Andreas Popp
Center
1983
Andrei Nikolaevich Medvedev
Goaltender
1983
Caitlin Gilligan Peters
Forward
1983
Janay Chipman
Forward
1983
Jure Ferjanic
Defense
1983
Jussi Petteri Jokinen
Left Wing
1983
Gabor Szabolcs Toth
Goaltender
1983
David Finnstrom
Goaltender
1983
Peter Hendrikson
Right Wing
1983
Emilian Nikolov
Right Wing
1983
Pete Fitzgerald
Goaltender
1983
Chris Laroche
Goaltender
1983
Jason Penner
Center
1983
Scott Lengyel
Forward
1983
Bryce Pile
Forward
1984
Kyle Ukrainyc
Center
1984
Elysia Cobbledick
Forward
1984
Rainer Steininger
Forward
1984
Nikki Burish
Forward
1984
Marty (Martin) Cody Dams
Defense
1984
Derek Pess
Defense
1984
Jason Pess
Defense
1984
Lasse Korhonen
Defense
1984
Nicolas Trottier
Defense
1984
Cameron Jarvis
Center
1984
Jordan Gluek
Forward
1984
Evan Romeo
Forward/Defence
1985
Christian Idle
Forward
1985
Mathieu Noel
Defense
1985
Mark Prentice
Center
1985
Sergei Evgenievich Kochetkov
Forward
1985
Jean-Philippe D'Aoust
Center
1985
Riley Dudar
Right Wing
1985
Len DiCostanzo
Goaltender
1985
Michal Nedbalek
Defense
1985
Mark Youden
Center
1986
Chris MacPhee
Forward
1986
Alex Westcott
Goaltender
1986
Ryan Ginand
Forward
1986
Tomislav Mondecar
Forward
1986
Pawel Skrzypkowski
Defense
1986
Ryan Minoletti
Defense
1986
Doug Raeder
Goaltender
1986
T. J. Smith
Right Wing
1986
Tylor Veary
Right Wing
1986
Ryan McEvoy
Defense
1986
Coleman Stephens
Right Wing
1986
Marek Schwarz
Goaltender
1986
Russ (Russell) Purdy
Defense
1986
Mattias Modig
Goaltender
1987
Andrei Korabeinikov
Defense
1987
Phillip Magistrale
Defense
1987
Jan Bula
Forward
1987
Andrew Andricopoulos
Defense
1987
Ashley Elizabeth Leopold
Defense
1987
Amanda Lisa Rowe
Goaltender
1987
Tony Kringstad
Goaltender
1987
Jackie (Jacqueline) M. Holmes
Forward
1987
Brett Kaufman
Goaltender
1987
Jason Zawacki
Forward
1987
Matt Moulakelis
Forward
1987
A. J. Shiverdecker
Forward
1987
Shane Moore
Defense
1987
Kathy Desjardins
Goaltender
1987
Carli Rose Clemis
Goaltender
1987
Mikko Kristian Lehtonen
Right Wing
1987
Greg Virgo
Forward
1988
Luciano Primiani
Defense
1988
Benjamin Bregenzer
Defense
1988
Kyle L'Arrivee
Forward
1988
Justin Azevedo
Center
1988
Richard Mariani
Defense
1988
Mikael Adamsson
Unknown
1988
Erik Caladi
Right Wing
1988
Joe Hodson
Unknown
1988
Pavel Kubena
Forward
1988
Olli Kalliosaari
Forward
1988
Adrian Albanese
Left Wing
1988
Jean-Francois Bergeron
Defense
1988
Jason Ridge
Forward
1988
Jakub Korinek
Defense
1988
William Duvernay
Right Wing
1989
Brendan Taylor
Center
1989
Yannick Blaser
Defense
1989
Mike Daly
Defense
1989
Joel Dyment
Defense
1989
Jernej Vodnjov
Left Wing
1989
Steven Zappia
Defense
1989
Taylor Rovatti
Forward
1989
Andrew Curtis
Forward
1989
Antti Makila
Right Wing
1989
Kodie Hemmons
Defense
1989
Stephan Vigier
Center
1990
Kyle Puiras
Defense
1990
Eric Collado
Forward
1990
Kale Perry
Defense
1990
Mike Brodziak
Forward
1990
Luke Puiras
Forward
1990
Tulga Munkhbaatar
Forward
1990
Mike Ryan
Left Wing
1990
John Davis
Defense
1990
Joe Gleason
Defense
1990
Joshua Herbert
Forward
1990
Josef Hafner
Forward
1990
Matt Margitan
Goaltender
1990
Mert Tahmazoglu
Forward
1990
Joey Arsenault
Defense
1990
Nate Dewhurst
Forward
1990
Robbie Gunderson
Goaltender
1990
Eathan Warchol
Forward
1990
Carter David Ashton
Left Wing
1991
Alex Hustad
Forward
1991
Matt Montesano
Center
1991
Bogdan Momiot
Forward
1991
Kevin Harnois
Right Wing
1991
Jeff Campanella
Right Wing
1991
Victoria M. Smith
Defense
1991
Joel Kern
Forward
1991
Brandon Lubin
Defense
1991
Stephen Genua
Left Wing
1991
Casey Skolnik
Left Wing
1991
Andrea Rivoira
Goaltender
1991
Reilly Liam Sheeran Smith
Right Wing
1991
Matt English
Defense
1991
Zachery Andrews
Goaltender
1991
Connor Shingler
Forward
1992
Connor Allison
Defense
1992
Clemens Unterweger
Defense
1992
Michael Monahan
Goaltender
1992
Justin Goetz
Forward
1992
Philippe Boivin
Goaltender
1992
Devon Eckman
Defense
1992
Brock Beukeboom
Defense
1992
Steven Komistek
Goaltender
1992
Brandon Mistal
Forward
1992
Eric Blankenship
Defense
1992
Manuel Jagernitz
Defense
1992
Geoffrey Schemitsch
Defense
1992
Chase Komistek
Goaltender
1992
Hyeon Kuk Cho
Forward
1992
Rajan Sataric
Defense
1992
Colin Burke
Defense
1992
Max Adolph
Center
1992
Dean Shepherdson
Goaltender
1992
Tyler Poulsen
Forward
1993
Nick Finn
Forward
1993
Brandon Bussey
Forward
1993
Seth Lawrence Ambroz
Right Wing
1993
Danny Giffone
Forward
1993
Jamie Vlanich
Right Wing
1993
Klarc Wilson
Right Wing
1993
Raphael Faure
Defense
1993
Sang Won Yoon
Forward
1993
Brett Harris
Forward
1993
Robert Davis
Defense
1993
Emmanuel Fradette
Defense
1993
Lane King
Right Wing
1993
Robert Hillson
Forward
1993
Denin Bosch
Defense
1993
Mark Spadafora
Forward
1993
Alan Zahui
Forward
1993
Sebastian Baca
Forward
1993
Kyler Nixon
Defense
1993
Arturs Birstins
Forward
1993
Felix Sollner
Center
1993
Alex Silvia
Forward
1993
Bradley Harley
Defense
1994
Mike Sullivan
Defense
1994
Michael Whitehair
Forward
1994
Brendan Dennis
Left Wing
1994
Brian Morgan
Forward
1994
Aaron Carmichael
Forward
1994
Alex Carlson
Defense
1994
Sebastian Schutze
Defense
1994
Jessie Stoddard
Center
1994
Christopher Stauffer
Defense
1994
Ryan McMurphy
Forward
1994
Daniel Thomsen
Center
1994
Max Kaercher
Defense
1994
Carl-Johan Meyer
Defense
1994
Lindsey McDonald
Defense
1994
Curtis Honey
Goaltender
1994
Connor Honey
Right Wing
1994
Joe Bender
Forward
1994
Eric Girbig
Forward
1994
Dylan Staples
Right Wing
1994
Aidan Cleary
Defense
1994
Topi "" Nattinen
Forward
1994
Tyler Dea
Defense
1995
Trevor Malmgren
Forward
1995
Philipp Kreuzer
Forward
1995
Kemal Kucuktas
Defense
1995
Nathan Wade
Forward
1995
Jean-Simon Deslauriers
Center
1995
Jonas Toupal
Defense
1995
Egemen Kucuktas
Defense
1995
Brett Young
Goaltender
1995
Erik (Bengt-Erik) Nergaard
Forward
1995
Sebastien Aube
Left Wing
1995
Spencer Herbst
Defense
1995
Kendra Elizabeth Goodrich
Defense
1995
Mark Bowen
Forward
1995
Henry Stafferton
Defense
1996
Corey Hoffman
Forward
1996
Warren Foegele
Forward
1996
Kurt Russell
Goaltender
1996
Paul Savage
Defense
1996
Josh Pollock
Forward
1996
Jiding Han
Forward
1996
Bram van der Baken
Forward
1996
Theresa Marie Knutson
Forward
1996
Maximilian Van Hees
Left Wing
1996
Zachary Stamates
Defense
1996
Cody Todesco
Left Wing
1996
Keven Cloutier
Defense
1996
Graydon Smith
Defense
1996
Justin Labrosse
Forward
1997
Hao Wu
Forward
1997
Emrah Savas
Forward/Defence
1997
Tihamer Gyorfy
Defense
1997
Jesse Zaharichuk
Forward
1997
Jakob Mayenschein
Left Wing
1997
Daniel Wachter
Forward
1997
Julien Tessier
Left Wing
1998
Anthony Bishop
Defense
1998
Logan Wullum
Forward
1998
Robert Arrak
Forward
1999

Players who died on: April 1  
  Name     Position Year
Frank "Tanker" McMinniman
Left Wing
1918
Art (Arthur) Ambrose "Baldy" Ryan
Defense
1922
Alan Daley Nightingale
Unknown
1942
George Edward Burgey
Center
1947
Marshall Searles
Unknown
1951
Howard Fleming Hesson
Goaltender
1955
Gordon Elliott Teel
Center
1960
Hayward Coburn Kinghorn
Rover
1962
Walter Otis Barnstead
Forward
1962
Frank (Francis) E "Father O'Holland" Holland
Left Wing
1969
Porky (Samuel) Levine
Goaltender
1970
Josef Schejbal
Defense
1977
Mickey (Michael) Richard Roach
Center
1977
Avard Mann
Defense
1984
John Pierce Chase
Center
1994
Tony (Anthony) J. Frasca
Forward
1999
Eric Bishop
Coach
2000
Zellio Louis Peter Toppazzini
Right Wing
2001
Joe (Joseph) Donald "JayDee" McArthur
Center
2002
Alexander Semyonovich Kulikov
Goaltender
2004
Gary (Daniel) Patrick Dineen
Center
2006
Frederick Boorse Kieckhefer
Unknown
2008
Harold (James) Harold McLay
Defense
2008
Ray A. Eusden
Unknown
2011
Rich (Richard) Lazar
Defense
2011
Vern (Vernon) Edward Kneeshaw
Goaltender
2012
Dmitri Viktorovich Uchaikin
Forward
2013
Jim (James) George Pritchard
Defense
2014
Bill (William) Richard Mitchell
Defense
2014