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Players born on: December 4        
  Name        
Position
Year
Howard Drakeley
Defense
1871
Ario (Ariovistus) Pardee
Forward
1874
Herb (Herbert) John Edwin Reyner
Rover
1876
Homer Newton Sweet
Unknown
1885
William Wade Matchneer
Forward
1886
Walter R. Eaves
Rover
1887
Frank Alexander Brissenden Washburn
Goaltender
1888
Jim (James) Shanks
Right Wing
1888
Jack (John) Proctor Darragh Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Right Wing
1890
Greg T. Feeney
Center
1892
Leo (John) Leo Cook
Center
1892
Beaupre (William) Beaupre Eldridge
Center
1898
Jim (James) Jones
Unknown
1899
Al (George) Alfred Leader Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Executive
1903
Nils Humble
Forward
1911
John "Jonne" Aleberg
Defense
1913
Willi (Willibald) Stanek
Center
1913
Art (Robert) Arthur Lowe
Center
1914
Arkady Ivanovich Alov
Forward
1914
Phil (Philip) Godfrey Downes
Forward
1917
Bain (Kenneth) Bain Munro
Goaltender
1917
Oldrich "Huron" Hurych
Center
1917
Norbert John Sterle
Left Wing
1918
Ed (Edward) Joseph McAneeley
Goaltender
1922
Harry Lewis Bratnober
Goaltender
1923
Umberto Gerli
Unknown
1925
Albert Lenoir Key
Defense
1925
Miloslav Pospisil
Left Wing
1926
Ken (Kenneth) Tunnicliffe
Goaltender
1926
Ted (Theodore) Joseph Kryczka
Unknown
1927
Neil "Scorch" MacVicar
Left Wing
1927
Orval Thomas Lavell
Defense
1927
Ted (Albert) Edward Boulton
Unknown
1928
Dave (David) Peter Bell
Forward
1930
Fred (Frederick) Albert "Stoneface" Hucul
Defense
1931
Ron (Ronald) George Pirie
Unknown
1931
Viktor Vasilievich Nikiforov
Right Wing
1931
Alex (Alexander) Peter "Fats" Delvecchio Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Center
1932
Matti Sundelin
Left Wing
1934
Ron (Ronald) John Howell
Defense
1935
Myron "Mike" Stankiewicz
Left Wing
1935
Clarence Jonsson
Defense
1936
Irv (James) Irvin Daniel Spencer
Defense
1937
Gerry (Gerard) Michael Cronin
Unknown
1938
Gary Bruce Sabourin
Right Wing
1943
Wayne Kenneth Mosdell
Defense
1944
Konstantin Vladimirovich Menshikov
Defense
1944
Fran (Anthony) Francis "Golden Hawk, Sky" Huck
Center
1945
Klaus Ego
Forward
1947
Rod (Rodney) G. Scott
Right Wing
1948
Olle Pahlsson
Forward/Defence
1948
Hannu Siivonen
Goaltender
1948
Gordon (Gord) Bradley
Right Wing
1948
Markku Staf
Unknown
1950
Peter (Hans) Peter "Helan" Helander
Defense
1951
Vladimir Vladimirovich Andreev
Defense
1951
Borje Skogs
Forward
1951
Danny (Dan) Harold Gloor
Center
1952
Rick (Richard) David "Slick, Nifty, Wheels" Middleton
Right Wing
1953
Vladimir Dmitrievich Alyapkin
Forward
1953
Robby (Robert) Barton Harris
Left Wing
1953
Dennis "Polo" Polonich
Center
1953
Scott Hetherington
Center
1954
Glenn McLeod
Defense
1954
Dave (David) Andrew "Stitch" Taylor
Right Wing
1955
Tim Lutes
Unknown
1955
Doug Young
Defense
1955
Dave (David) Archambault
Defense
1955
Jean-Luc Jacob
Defense
1956
Jim Chappel
Defense
1957
Rolf Berglund
Defense
1957
Sergei Viktorovich Starikov
Defense
1958
Bill Oleksuk
Left Wing
1959
Gary Porter
Right Wing
1959
Michiko Hatakeyama
Defense
1960
Albin Wimmer
Forward
1961
Don (Donald) Keller
Left Wing
1961
Miroslav Blaha
Forward
1963
Wayne Robert Cowley
Goaltender
1964
Timo Lukkarinen
Defense
1964
Roman Lepes
Defense
1964
Joel Brown
Defense
1965
Anders L├╝ckner
Forward
1965
Todd Humphrey
Left Wing
1968
Ron Bonora
Left Wing
1968
Dany Landry
Forward
1968
Luc Simard
Center
1968
Clara Allmond Zurn
Unknown
1969
Laura A. Stiles
Goaltender
1969
Heath DeBoer
Defense
1969
Marty Gareau
Right Wing
1969
Justin George
Forward
1969
Stefan Urban
Defense
1969
Shelly (Michelle) Debra Pottorf
Goaltender
1969
Mike Terwilliger
Defense
1970
Greg Hadden
Center
1970
Patrice Robitaille
Right Wing
1970
Troy Skorich
Center
1970
Rick Robus
Goaltender
1971
Jeff Perry
Left Wing
1971
Charlie (Charles) Gaffney
Center
1972
Alexandar Pesic
Left Wing
1972
Mike Naylor
Center
1972
Joe (Joseph) Gaffney
Center
1972
Leopold Gagne
Left Wing
1972
Jonas Sporre
Forward
1972
Jassen Andrew Cullimore
Defense
1972
Joe Smaza
Defense
1973
Brad Collins
Defense
1974
Chris Frescoln
Defense
1974
Nicklas Vikstrom
Forward
1974
Darcy Pengelly
Left Wing
1974
Tony (Anthony) Perardi
Defense
1975
Mike Wulfstat
Center
1975
Rob Kozak
Center
1975
Christian Tremblay
Right Wing
1975
Martin Valenti
Defense
1975
Patrick Groleau
Right Wing
1975
Stanislas Solaux
Center
1975
Dave Mugavero
Forward
1976
Ruslan Vyacheslavovich Bernikov
Right Wing
1977
Joakim Forsberg
Forward
1977
Kyle Lapane
Forward
1977
Sebastien Jobin
Defense
1977
Mike Boylan
Defense
1977
Kengo Ito
Defense
1978
Daniel Altmann
Defense
1978
Mike (Michael) Lucci
Left Wing
1978
Sebastien Roger
Right Wing
1978
Jon Liesmaki
Forward
1978
Pavel Augustin
Forward
1978
Andy Cavanaugh
Defense
1978
Steve Lyle
Goaltender
1979
Jean-Denis Aurouze
Center
1979
Philipp Lukas
Center
1979
Juha Pitkamaki
Goaltender
1979
Lisa Giovanelli
Forward
1979
Oleg Nikolaevich Blagoy
Defense
1979
Nick Fouts
Defense
1980
Yann Joseph
Center
1980
Uros Nedeljkovic
Defense
1980
Alex Stoyan
Defense
1980
Mark Paine
Goaltender
1981
Maria Prokopyeva
Defense
1981
Andre Hart
Defense
1981
Tim (Timothy) Donaldson Pettit
Forward
1981
Colin Peters
Defense
1981
Yulia Nikolaevna Gladysheva
Forward
1981
Steve St. Jacques
Center
1981
Michael Laurence
Center
1981
Yann Jeschke
Defense
1981
Chris Snavely
Defense
1982
Jeff Genovy
Center
1982
Dimitar Damianov
Defense
1982
Vladislav Stedry
Defense
1982
Sebastian Hasselberg
Center
1982
Ryan Annesley
Left Wing
1982
Francois Veilleux
Goaltender
1982
Jen Fallon
Defense
1982
Rock White
Center
1983
Bryan Swink
Forward
1983
Alexander Zille
Left Wing
1983
Patrick Wellar
Defense
1983
Benoit Paris
Defense
1983
Garrett Edward Seymour
Defense
1983
Anthony Bilotto
Defense
1983
Blythe Wurm
Goaltender
1984
Tiger Marcotte
Defense
1984
Christoffer Ekholm
Left Wing
1984
Jean-Francois Bolduc
Defense
1984
Xingguo Su
Forward/Defence
1984
Randy Frew
Defense
1984
Benjy Partridge
Defense
1984
Francisco Jose Hernandez
Defense
1984
Daisuke Fujimoto
Forward
1984
Josh Jasek-Jepson
Right Wing
1984
Dean Stabler
Goaltender
1985
Chris Mattey
Forward
1985
Karl-Heinrich Stern
Defense
1985
Bill Bomba
Forward
1985
Chris (Christopher) Donald "Cookie" Thompson
Forward
1985
Jamie Zimmel
Forward
1985
Brian MacDonald
Forward
1986
Mikhail Gennadievich Ryazanov
Defense
1986
Cody Olinek
Goaltender
1986
Po-Yen Chen
Forward
1986
Rachel Mroz
Defense
1986
Benoit Anctil
Left Wing
1986
Josh Shrum
Defense
1986
Byung Chun Jung
Right Wing
1986
Petr Kotlik
Goaltender
1986
Stuart Barnscher
Forward
1986
Dave (David) Vorozilchak
Defense
1986
John Goffredo
Forward
1986
David Lun
Left Wing
1986
Tom Nolan Riley
Center
1986
Cory Battista
Forward
1987
Kai Mark Erlenhardt
Forward
1987
Joe Sullivan
Forward
1987
Mike Makar
Defense
1987
Clark MacLean
Forward
1987
Josh Osantowski
Defense
1987
Gurkan Cetinkaya
Defense
1987
Masashi Shigeno
Defense
1987
Johnny Meo
Forward
1988
Konstantin Anatolievich Emelin
Left Wing
1988
Steve Markowitz
Forward
1988
Shane Stanicky
Forward
1988
Robert Nocera
Left Wing
1988
Andrea Moser
Forward
1988
Brendan Berryman
Defense
1988
Lucas Bodnar
Right Wing
1988
Danny Greiner
Forward
1988
Lucas Hepting
Left Wing
1988
Ryan Koenig
Defense
1989
Chris Seiler
Goaltender
1989
Mark McDonald
Defense
1989
Justin Spenke
Defense
1989
Patrick Neugebauer
Defense
1989
John-Smith Delva
Left Wing
1989
Rance Vukovic
Defense
1989
Ryan Johnson
Center
1989
Jake Coyle
Forward
1989
Tyler Nelson
Forward
1989
Pavel Dashkov
Forward
1989
Austin Grosvenor
Forward
1989
Scott Crowther
Goaltender
1989
Brandon Ominika
Forward
1989
Tyler Murovich
Center
1989
Dave van Mol
Forward
1989
Andri Hauksson
Forward
1990
John Slater
Forward
1990
Alfredo Scarpone
Forward
1990
David Kampa
Defense
1990
Jared Bertsch
Forward
1990
Jonas Berglund
Center
1990
Jordan Custoreri
Forward
1990
Petrus Sipila
Forward
1990
Tyler Pace
Unknown
1990
Matthew Altman
Defense
1990
Phil (Philip) Varone
Center
1990
Colin Gilead
Center
1990
Andrew Yogan
Center
1991
Justin Tateson
Defense
1991
Jakub Ruprecht
Defense
1991
Ryan Hamberg
Defense
1991
Norman Hauner
Center
1991
Patrick McNally
Defense
1991
Steven Swavely
Forward
1991
Conor Frei
Forward
1991
Karl Beckman
Defense
1991
Shane Totten
Forward
1991
Pierre-Marc Champagne
Left Wing
1991
Curtis Hamilton
Left Wing
1991
Shane Halfyard
Forward
1991
Jake O'Nabigon
Forward
1991
Wehebe Darge
Forward
1991
Gatkin Burt
Goaltender
1991
Riley Jakobschuk
Forward
1991
Jimmy Burt
Forward
1992
Sean Gregory
Defense
1992
Alfredo Holguin
Defense
1992
Juan Gordo
Forward
1992
Ken (Kenneth) MacLean
Goaltender
1992
Kale Kessy
Left Wing
1992
Cam Gorchynski
Goaltender
1992
Cole Klippenstein
Defense
1992
Carmen MacDonald
Goaltender
1992
Peter Quigley
Forward
1992
Dorran Masters
Forward
1992
Scott Trask
Left Wing
1992
Austin McDonald
Right Wing
1993
Andrew Fullerton
Forward
1993
Christopher Connors
Forward
1993
Susan Marysa Cavanagh
Forward
1993
Nathan Cory
Defense
1993
Tom Braswell
Forward
1993
Kyle Whipple
Forward
1993
Zhibo Zhang
Defense
1993
Josh Koepplinger
Forward
1994
Ryan Wilcox
Forward
1994
Oliver Pullen
Defense
1994
Liam Bilton
Forward
1994
Darnell St. Pierre
Defense
1994
Jordan Kung
Defense
1994
Meirs Moore
Defense
1994
Raphael Lafontaine
Center
1994
Colby Cretella
Forward
1994
Brittney Redlick
Forward
1994
Joseph Welsh
Defense
1995
Joe Sullivan
Forward
1995
Theodore Zubot
Goaltender
1995
Jeff Wight
Forward
1995
Josip Jazbec
Forward
1995
Jason Pawloski
Goaltender
1995
Jaydn Munnelly
Forward
1996
Oliver Rudnicki
Defense
1996
Andrea Kiss
Forward
1996
Oskar Lang
Left Wing
1996
Jeremy Davies
Defense
1996
Brodie Buhler
Forward
1996
Sven Budde
Goaltender
1996
Austin Wisely
Forward
1996
Matteo Ciccarelli
Center
1996
Braeden Allkins
Forward
1996
Kyle Hope
Forward
1996
Luke Kunin
Center
1997
Brandon Kegler
Goaltender
1997
Jacob Thomas
Defense
1998
Aslam Khan
Goaltender
1998
Ellesse Carini
Forward
1998
Devin Every
Defense
2000

Players who died on: December 4  
  Name     Position Year
Alexander Lebzelter
Defense
1936
Philip Cramer Scott
Unknown
1940
James "Big Jim" Norris
Executive
1952
Arthur Lemuel Tuttle
Defense
1954
Billy (William) John Baird
Defense
1968
Valentin Vasilievich Fedorov
Defense
1981
Bixio Celio
Right Wing
1983
Keith Arnold Burgess
Left Wing
1989
Max Alex Hanen
Defense
1989
Irv (Irving) Carrie Taylor
Left Wing
1991
Jerry (James) Gerald Fodey
Goaltender
1992
Art (Arthur) Krowchuk
Right Wing
1994
Sven Abrahamsson
Defense
1994
Bert (Harold) Albert "Bud" Scrutton
Right Wing
1996
Gummy (George) Patrick McNeil
Defense
1997
Nic (Nicholas) George Cinor
Center
1999
Gord (Gordon) Kerr
Right Wing
2001
Ivo (Ivan) Bohumil Vesely
Center
2002
Brother (John) Donald MacDonald
Right Wing
2003
Ladislav Brslica
Forward
2005
Ken (Kenneth) Oscar Stenlund
Forward
2011
Miroslav Kluc
Forward
2012
Dave (David) Murray Derdall
Forward
2012
Greg (Gregory) Wayne Hubick
Defense
2013