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Players born on: December 6        
  Name        
Position
Year
Bevan Charles Cox
Defense
1877
Deacon (William) Freeman White
Executive
1878
Billy (William) Wright Breen
Center
1882
Torsten "T.T." Tegner
Forward
1888
Georges (Jean) Robert Georges Marie Dary
Right Wing
1889
Deral Monford Hummon
Unknown
1896
Erik "Jerka" Burman
Center
1897
Daddy (John) Gestur Dalman
Right Wing
1899
Clifford "Count" Tingstad
Unknown
1903
Bernie (Bernard) Patrick "Pat" Paterson
Defense
1906
Dudley Nevison Schoales
Unknown
1906
Evgeny Ivanovich Bokunyaev
Forward
1908
Steve (Stephen) Clark Badger
Forward
1911
Art (Arthur) Edward Samec
Forward
1911
Alexander Ivanovich Krasnikov
Goaltender
1912
Holger "Jimbo" Jonsson
Forward
1912
Bunny (Aurelia) Napoleon Dame
Left Wing
1913
Walter "Nig" Brenneman
Center
1913
Andrew Serge Gagarin
Left Wing
1914
Nick Bernard Skosich
Right Wing
1914
Andrei Vasilievich Starovoitov
Defense
1915
Harold Elmer Tait
Defense
1915
Archie Vernon Hardy
Right Wing
1917
Ken (Kenneth) Thomas Partis
Center
1918
John Lawler Brooks
Unknown
1919
Ken (Wilfred) Kenneth Stanton
Right Wing
1920
Rick (Richard) Lucien Ricard
Center
1922
Pentti "Penny" Lund
Right Wing
1925
Jack (John) Jacob Delaat
Forward
1926
Marcel (Gerard) Marcel Pelletier
Goaltender
1927
Bob (Robert) Vansant Harris
Defense
1928
Rene (Romain) Rene Pepin
Right Wing
1930
Ossie (John) Osmond Barry
Unknown
1930
Lester (Patrick) Lester Dufour
Goaltender
1931
Alex Leslie
Center
1932
Hank (Henry) "Red" Bassen
Goaltender
1932
Gunnar Segerman
Forward
1933
Jerry (Arthur) James Jerome
Forward
1936
John "Kayo" Kowalchuk
Right Wing
1936
Warren MacDonald Wills
Defense
1936
Brian Stuart Smith
Left Wing
1937
Rosaire "Rejean" Frigon
Left Wing
1938
Larry James Cunningham
Unknown
1939
Bill (William) Leo "Silver Quill" Donovan
Right Wing
1939
Kjell-Ake Bergkvist
Defense
1939
Don Wilson
Right Wing
1939
Anders Tegstrom
Defense
1942
Bernt Tensmyr
Forward
1942
Willi Leitner
Forward
1946
Per-Olof Bjorner
Defense
1947
Juris Liberts
Defense
1948
Andre Courtemanche
Left Wing
1948
Fred (Frederick) James O'Donnell
Right Wing
1949
Kimmo Rantanen
Forward
1949
Jaroslav Rosicky
Defense
1949
Tim (Timothy) J. O'Keefe
Defense
1949
Alexander Yurievich Seukand
Defense
1950
Alain St. Denis
Left Wing
1950
Harri Lappalainen
Defense
1950
Gavin Kirk
Center
1951
Phil (Phillip) Edward Persia
Defense
1951
Kjell Tholin
Defense
1951
Ian Winchester
Right Wing
1953
Wally Keating
Center
1954
Bob (Robert) Geoffrion
Left Wing
1954
Jeff (Jeffrey) Frederick Dunsmore
Center
1954
Garry "Bimbo" Lariviere
Defense
1954
Arnost Reckziegel
Forward
1955
Jens H. Jensen
Forward
1956
Nikolai Vladimirovich Knyazev
Forward
1956
Steven Polgar
Right Wing
1956
Leif Frolen
Forward
1957
Lance Breault
Defense
1957
Peter Wahlberg
Forward
1957
Ari Jokinen
Defense
1958
Al Cameron
Defense
1958
Brian Ostroski
Defense
1958
Milos Riha
Forward
1958
Al Johnson
Defense
1960
Benny (Benjamin) van Loo
Forward
1961
Rejean Sirois
Forward
1961
Chris (Christopher) William Valentine
Center
1961
Tony (Anthony) Louis Feltrin
Defense
1961
Wayne Maduck
Goaltender
1961
Mike Nemitz
Forward
1962
Roman Zaborowski
Forward
1962
Niclas Lisra
Goaltender
1965
Peter Kruger
Forward
1965
Stefan Northman
Forward
1966
Jason Lafreniere
Center
1966
Jeff Stanton
Defense
1966
Jiuming Liu
Defense
1966
Boyd Sutton
Center
1966
Ray Becher
Goaltender
1967
Eric Lamontagne
Left Wing
1967
Andrew Astrom
Left Wing
1967
Bernd Stribel
Forward
1967
Greg Stocklan
Forward
1968
Matt Malec
Center
1968
Mike Hawes
Right Wing
1969
Thomas Backman
Forward
1969
Christer Granstrom
Defense
1970
Vesa Goman
Center
1971
Marcus Bodell
Goaltender
1971
Vytautas Juozelaitis
Forward
1971
Michel Meier
Left Wing
1971
Song Man Ko
Forward
1971
Jason Christiansen
Right Wing
1971
Jason Krueckl
Right Wing
1971
Chris Thomas
Right Wing
1971
Jiri Cmunt
Forward
1971
Sami Ahlberg
Left Wing
1972
Jamie Grimoldby
Defense
1972
Richard Delmaire
Defense
1972
Mher Hovhanisyan
Goaltender
1972
Charlie Host
Right Wing
1972
Pierre Fillion
Center
1972
Joy Anne Woog
Forward
1972
Pascal Winkel
Forward
1973
Wil Nichol
Defense
1973
Teeder (Frederic) Wynne
Center
1973
Miki (Mikulas) Antonik
Left Wing
1973
Bill Robinson
Left Wing
1973
Kelly Von Hiltgen
Defense
1973
Chris Maxwell
Left Wing
1973
Nick Stajduhar
Defense
1974
Sergei Alexandrovich Chernobayev
Defense
1974
Rick Enrico
Forward
1974
Craig Wilson
Forward
1974
David Pirnak
Goaltender
1975
Michael Kreitl
Center
1975
Alexei Viktorovich Lopatin
Forward
1975
Jarrod Dibona
Forward
1975
Jay Hern
Left Wing
1976
Jani Sillanpaa
Defense
1976
Claudia Mari Asano
Forward
1976
Ryan Lukach
Forward
1976
Thomas Schmidhuber
Defense
1976
Jaime Renee DeGriselles
Defense
1976
Thorsten Patzelt
Defense
1977
Mike Hofstrand
Center
1977
Christian Schroder
Defense
1977
Martin Richter
Defense
1977
Seung Jae Lee
Forward
1977
Bruno Cecire
Defense
1977
Ondrej Vesely
Left Wing
1977
Alexander Vladimirovich Borozenko
Left Wing
1977
Dan Byron
Goaltender
1977
Roger Ripa
Goaltender
1978
Christian Schioldan
Defense
1978
Lubomir Korhon
Left Wing
1978
Nick Deschenes
Left Wing
1978
Mathieu Paradis
Defense
1978
Fredrik Kroll
Goaltender
1978
Greg Randall
Forward/Defence
1978
George (Georgios) Kalyvas
Forward
1978
Peter Nastasi
Goaltender
1978
Frederic Roussel
Left Wing
1978
Jon Otterstad
Forward
1978
Anders Morin
Forward
1979
John Donnelly
Defense
1979
Jarno Pikkarainen
Center
1979
Jacqueline Yip
Defense
1979
Chris Sotiropoulos
Defense
1979
Nate Gagnon
Forward
1979
Joe Urbanik
Forward
1979
Sebastien Nadeau
Right Wing
1979
David Hordler
Center
1979
Kurt Wright
Forward
1980
Brett Walker
Goaltender
1980
Francis Pare
Defense
1980
Alexander Khmyl
Forward
1980
Bob Klenk
Defense
1981
Mike McRae
Forward
1981
Ryan Mayhew
Forward
1981
Lauren McAuliffe
Forward
1981
Stefan Waldvogel
Right Wing
1981
Ryan Davis
Goaltender
1981
Sergei Viktorovich Borin
Goaltender
1981
Tyler Dukelow
Right Wing
1982
Martijn Hesselberth
Forward
1982
Jay Mats Medenwaldt
Forward
1982
Martin Larochelle
Right Wing
1982
Corey MacDonald
Left Wing
1982
Jonah Leroux
Center
1982
Sebastien Urbain
Left Wing
1982
Nick Karastamatis
Defense
1982
Meagan A. Aarts
Forward
1982
Ahren Nittel
Left Wing
1983
Dmitri Leonidovich Makarov
Center
1983
Alexander Werner Neurath
Goaltender
1983
Patrik Klein
Center
1984
Jeff Herman
Defense
1984
Melissa Marshall
Forward
1984
Matt Horst
Goaltender
1984
Andreas Valdix
Left Wing
1984
Istvan Sprencz
Defense
1984
Jared Spencer
Right Wing
1984
Bayasgalan Tamir
Forward
1985
Kyle Jaschuk
Center
1985
Sean Wadden
Right Wing
1985
Paul Michael Rivest
Forward
1985
Andrew LeBlanc
Forward
1985
Christoffer Lindstrom
Center
1985
Bill McGrail
Forward
1985
Tamir Bayasgalan
Defense
1985
Jakub Plihal
Defense
1985
Chris Berenguer
Defense
1985
Tamir Ganbold
Defense
1985
Corey Ruhnke
Left Wing
1985
Frank Amato
Center
1985
Jeff Lazeren
Forward
1985
Chris Leblanc
Forward
1985
Paul McFarland
Center
1985
Thomas Lundmark
Right Wing
1986
Matt (Matthew) Norman "Nisky" Niskanen
Defense
1986
Shane Bailey
Forward
1986
Richard Dupre
Center
1986
Pierre-Marc Beaudoin
Goaltender
1986
Jaclyn Marie Rideout
Forward
1986
Ryan Cosgrove
Right Wing
1986
P. C. (Pierre-Cedric) "PC" Labrie
Left Wing
1986
Marek Zagrapan
Center
1986
Frank Stegnar
Forward
1987
Mathieu Wathier
Left Wing
1987
Matt Hughes
Forward
1987
Derek Thomas
Forward
1987
Mickael Jobin
Right Wing
1987
Henrik Royson
Goaltender
1987
Jozef Szabo
Forward
1987
Christopher Fallago
Forward
1987
Bob Dazel
Forward
1987
Logan McEvoy
Right Wing
1987
Tyler Barr
Left Wing
1988
David Skokan
Center
1988
Cody Bierworth
Forward
1988
Dmitri Lyutov
Defense
1988
Jamie Moore
Defense
1988
Justin Villeneuve
Forward
1988
Shane Vorndran
Forward
1989
Shay Cizmar
Right Wing
1989
Lucas Herrnegger
Defense
1989
Nuscha Nikolaus Vakilzadeh
Forward
1989
Matthew Lutch
Forward
1989
Maxime Gervais
Defense
1989
Maxime Rousseau
Left Wing
1989
Niklas Proyer
Left Wing
1989
John Feeley
Forward
1989
Tory Miller
Forward
1989
Martin Backholm
Defense
1989
Tanner Harms
Forward
1990
Chad Cameron
Defense
1990
Martin Estoft Sorensen
Goaltender
1990
Mickael Bouchard
Center
1990
Josh Wagner
Goaltender
1990
Jakub Lev
Left Wing
1990
Mitchell Hare
Defense
1990
Jakov Slade
Defense
1990
Radim Haas
Center
1990
Cory Garniss
Forward
1990
Cedrik Lafrance
Goaltender
1990
Beau DeBlois
Defense
1990
Zeke (Ezechiel) Yslas
Center
1990
Levente Szilagyi
Forward
1990
Zeth (Zetharih) Zielinski
Forward
1990
Andy Pearson
Forward
1990
Andrew Parnell
Forward
1990
Ben Woodley
Defense
1991
Andrew Nichols
Forward
1991
Gillian Beggs
Forward
1991
Cory Vickers
Forward
1991
Tyler Stoller
Forward
1991
Savva Alekseevich Borodin
Goaltender
1991
Leo Podolsky
Goaltender
1991
Julian Melchiori
Defense
1991
Jordan Wilshire
Forward
1991
Yang Li
Defense
1991
Aaron Teal
Defense
1991
Vince Connon
Right Wing
1991
Kevin Morris
Left Wing
1992
Jonathan Theoret
Left Wing
1992
Ruben Medrano
Goaltender
1992
Dominik Bartels
Defense
1992
Jordan Allan
Forward
1992
Mike Dockry
Forward
1992
Arielle O'Neill
Forward
1992
Erik Moberg
Left Wing
1992
Ryan Doherty
Forward
1992
Paul Piluso
Forward
1992
Victor Vladimirovich Antipin
Defense
1992
Garrett Kucher
Forward
1992
Cole Larson
Defense
1992
Chance Creger
Defense
1993
Kristoff Kontos
Center
1993
Porter Bates
Forward
1993
Robert Kaplove
Forward
1993
Keven Jalbert
Left Wing
1993
Mari (Marielle) Katherine Mankey
Forward
1993
Kim Wildhaber
Goaltender
1993
Ryan Demyen
Forward
1993
Jakub Slavik
Defense
1993
Jake Holcomb
Forward
1993
Joe (Joseph) Gabriel Gambardella
Left Wing
1993
Wesley Iverson
Forward
1993
Marc Shanks
Forward
1993
Nate Traina
Forward
1993
Ryan Demyan
Forward
1993
Sean Fleming
Forward
1993
Dax Deadrick
Goaltender
1993
Andrew Falls
Forward
1993
Vlad Nosankov
Center
1993
Cole Golka
Forward
1994
Brian Allen
Defense
1994
Alex Rezansoff
Defense
1994
Kole Kobel
Defense
1994
Kevin Darveau
Goaltender
1994
Aaron Swier
Goaltender
1994
Cristin Michelle Shanahan
Forward
1994
Henrik Haukeland
Goaltender
1994
Kevin Thomas Bonko
Goaltender
1994
Oliver Lindstrom
Defense
1994
Ludvig Steenberg
Right Wing
1994
Ricky Kramer
Defense
1994
Brandon Plourde
Defense
1994
Nick Monfils
Forward
1994
Nick Kazmierczak
Goaltender
1994
Nick Eytcheson
Defense
1994
Tiina Ranne
Goaltender
1994
Nikolay Bozhanov
Defense
1994
Max Lindsay
Left Wing
1994
Blake McMillen
Defense
1994
Austin Althaus
Goaltender
1995
John Bonta
Forward
1995
Brett Gravelle
Forward
1995
Cole McKechney
Forward
1995
Alex Rosolowsky
Forward
1995
Etienne Arsenault
Center
1995
Jordan Dunin
Forward
1995
Cole Threndyle
Forward
1995
Parker Stevens
Defense
1995
Mitchell Eldridge
Forward
1996
Henrik Axelborn
Right Wing
1996
Daniel Spimpolo
Defense
1996
Dylan Lubbesmeyer
Goaltender
1996
Jake Stevens
Defense
1996
Nikola Stojanovic
Defense
1996
Tyler Kisac
Defense
1996
Quinn Travis
Forward
1996
Ryan Chiasson
Right Wing
1996
Kennedy Marchment
Forward
1996
Tyler Rochon
Forward
1996
Rachel Pawlak
Forward
1996
Chase Fincaryk
Forward
1997
Nathan Bastian
Right Wing
1997
David Rester
Forward
1997
Ben Chipman
Defense
1997
Vladimir Nestertsuk
Right Wing
1998
Ty Rickabaugh
Defense
1998
Michael Fomin
Left Wing
1998
Adam Cervone
Defense
1998
Liam Sullivan
Defense
1998
Ignotas Ragas
Forward
1999
Samuel Gagne
Forward
1999
Maik Sauter
Defense
1999
Mark Arnsperger
Goaltender
1999
Grant Docter
Defense
2000
Denis Zeman
Defense
2000
Gleb Tolkachyov
Left Wing
2000
Marc-Antoine Berube-Jalbert
Goaltender
2000
Daniel Sonnenberg
Center
2000
Thomas Brown
Forward
2001
Anthony Tabak
Left Wing
2001
Felix Fleischer
Forward
2002

Players who died on: December 6  
  Name     Position Year
Francis Hubert Martin
Unknown
1930
Frank Laurence Orme
Center
1940
Clifford Charles Roberts
Goaltender
1944
Stan (Stanley) "Shorty" Veno
Right Wing
1958
Albert "Tiger" Geromini
Defense
1961
Torsten (Johan) Axel Torsten Lundborg
Center
1969
Pierce Joseph Fitzgerald
Unknown
1972
Reuben William Gustafson
Forward
1985
Gerry (Gerald) Hillord Kakakaway
Forward
1986
Tip (Charles) Stewart "Tip" O'Neill
Right Wing
1989
Channing Frothingham
Forward
1990
Nick Lazaruk
Defense
1991
Evgeny Ivanovich Bokunyaev
Forward
1994
Colin (David) Colin Kilburn
Left Wing
1995
Eric Connington Ward
Defense
1997
Jim (James) Augustine Feeley
Defense
1998
Ronald "Rusty" White
Forward
2001
Vladimir Konstantinovich Novozhilov
Forward
2001
Yngve "Polis-Johan" Johansson
Goaltender
2002
Gar (Elgar) Franklin Laux
Goaltender
2002
Art (Arthur) Ronald Boddington
Left Wing
2005
Gordon Cecil Harley
Right Wing
2005
Bill (William) Valentine McNally
Forward
2005
Vern (Vernon) Miles Glazier
Left Wing
2007
Tony (Antonio) Anledio Angelo Malo
Right Wing
2007
Vic (Victor) Ivan Lynn
Left Wing
2010
Oleg Alekseevich Galyamin
Forward
2011
Harry Bertram Hobbs
Right Wing
2012
Dale Norman Anderson
Defense
2015
Birger (Erik) Birger "Birre" Eklund
Forward
2015
Georg Smefjell
Forward
2015
Alexei Georgievich Salomatin
Left Wing
2016
Dalton Ennis Wilson
Defense
2016
Greg (Gregory) James Wentz
Forward
2017
Karel Heim
Forward
2018