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Players born on: December 16        
  Name        
Position
Year
Frank (Francis) Ethelbert McKenna
Point
1882
Dave (David) Keith
Forward
1883
Edward Caine
Unknown
1886
Albert Bolduc
Unknown
1889
Tom (Thomas) Sheehan
Defense
1890
Silas Lean
Unknown
1890
Edouard Frank Filliol
Goaltender
1895
Alex (Alexander) Harvey Bright
Right Wing
1897
William McMullen
Point
1898
Joe (Joseph) Alyre Breau
Unknown
1898
Dan Gallant
Forward/Defence
1900
Howard Wesley Brandow
Left Wing
1901
Brock (Leonard) Brock Coleman
Defense
1903
Ralph (William) Ralph "Bus" Hummel
Left Wing
1903
Ephraim Roos Gomberg
Goaltender
1904
Edwin Bryant Vatter
Forward
1904
David McIntosh Turnbull
Goaltender
1906
Earl "Dolly" Lynch
Forward
1906
Earl John Joseph Thomson
Goaltender
1906
Ralph Rennie
Center
1907
Art (George) Arthur Silver
Unknown
1908
Gustav "Gurra" Hultin
Forward
1908
George Dilworth Lockhart
Center
1909
Eddie (John) Edward Convey
Left Wing
1909
Slim (James) Percival Anderson
Right Wing
1910
Joachim Albrecht von Bethmann-Hollweg
Defense
1911
John Smart Donaldson
Unknown
1912
Karl Israelsson
Defense
1912
Gilbert Lea
Unknown
1912
Ron (Ronald) Douglas Horton
Defense
1913
Harvey (Charles) Harvey Gibney
Center
1913
Evert "Lövve" Low
Center
1913
Ed (Reginald) Edward Boiteau
Forward
1914
Sergei Vasilievich Ryabov
Forward
1915
Eero "Luiro" Salisma
Forward/Defence
1916
Jimmy (William) James Anderson
Left Wing
1916
Paul Trautmann
Right Wing
1916
Edwin Murray Smith
Unknown
1918
Zdenek Svarc
Defense
1919
Ross (William) Ross McIntyre
Right Wing
1919
Albert "Nap" Carriere
Right Wing
1919
Ed (Edward) Joseph "Eddie" Cusson
Right Wing
1920
St. John (Arthur) St. John "Johnny" Kennedy
Center
1922
Karl Lilja
Defense
1922
Stan (Stanley) Kenneth Fogg
Goaltender
1922
Mikhail Fyodorovich Gaschenkov
Forward
1923
Gord (Gordon) Bartholemew Music
Unknown
1923
Rune Jansson
Forward
1924
Vilem Vaclav
Left Wing
1925
Don (Walter) Donald Bark
Center
1925
Nikolai Mikhailovich Parshin
Defense
1926
Harry Groves
Right Wing
1926
Hans Oskar Lorentz Hjelm
Left Wing
1926
Jack (Jakov) Gecan
Right Wing
1927
Basil Xavier Gallant
Defense
1927
Gil (Gilbert) Marriner Bray
Forward
1928
Doug (Douglas) Peterson
Forward
1929
Bertil (Knut) Bertil Helge "Jompa" Andersson
Forward
1929
Warren "Pete" Whiting
Forward
1930
Walt (Walter) Alexander Buck
Defense
1930
Lasse (Lars) Gunnar Raldo Bjorn
Defense
1931
Harvey Roussel
Defense
1931
Folke Gustavsson
Forward/Defence
1931
Dorry (Dorrington) Boyle
Defense
1932
Ronald Arthur Cheek
Defense
1932
Carl Hatt
Left Wing
1934
Keir (Benjamin) Keir Howatt
Right Wing
1934
Sam (Samuel) Garold Duane Grafstrom
Center
1935
Terry O'Malley
Forward
1936
Jean-Guy Donat Morissette
Goaltender
1937
Yuri Ivanovich Nikonov
Forward
1937
Doug (Douglas) Richard Monro
Defense
1938
Tom Clark
Right Wing
1938
Wayne Francis Connelly
Right Wing
1939
Helmut Zanghellini
Center
1939
Tom (Thomas) Edward James Bell
Left Wing
1941
Vladimir Lukscheider
Defense
1943
Dick Heller
Goaltender
1944
Leo Edmond Thiffault
Left Wing
1944
Bobby (Robert) Lemieux
Defense
1944
Graham (Colin) Graham Longmuir
Left Wing
1944
Randy (Norman) Randall Legge
Defense
1945
Dave (David) L. Kartio
Right Wing
1946
Per-Olof Bovin
Forward
1946
Andre Bernard Gaudette
Center
1947
Jack (John) Francis Wells
Left Wing
1947
Viktor Gennadievich Yakimov
Forward
1948
Larry Spears
Forward
1948
Blaine Allan Rydman
Defense
1949
Evgeny Nikolaevich Kotlov
Forward
1949
Mike (Michael) Anthony Boland
Right Wing
1949
Peder Renstrom
Defense
1949
Jouni Samuli
Forward
1949
Bernt Anderberg
Goaltender
1950
Heikki Leppik
Defense
1952
Steve Kinnealey
Defense
1954
Jiri Svoboda
Goaltender
1954
George Galbraith
Goaltender
1955
Lars-Erik Rydell
Forward
1955
Mike Hartman
Right Wing
1955
Rudolf Slavik
Forward
1956
Louis Cote
Defense
1956
Risto Kerminen
Forward
1956
Hannu Jortikka
Defense
1956
Darby Brian Hommy
Forward
1957
Thomas Ekroth
Defense
1957
Peter Slanina
Defense
1959
Mike LaBianca
Center
1959
Peter Bol
Defense
1960
Darren William Gusdal
Center
1960
Alexander Pavlovich Markelov
Forward
1960
Jim Gardner
Left Wing
1960
Fred Kaminska
Defense
1962
Esa Tommila
Left Wing
1962
Peter Brady
Right Wing
1962
Ken Kinney
Goaltender
1962
Neil Trineer
Defense
1963
Jari Mustonen
Forward
1963
Mark Krois
Forward
1964
Dick Abrahamsson
Forward
1965
Milos Pavlovic
Defense
1965
Martin Silovsky
Forward
1966
Radim Radevic
Forward
1966
Chris Louisek
Right Wing
1966
Barry Glenn Nieckar
Left Wing
1967
Mike (Michael) Posma
Defense
1967
Bruce MacDonald
Right Wing
1967
Udo Sofian
Defense
1967
Christer Gustafsson
Center
1968
Hakan Andersson
Center
1968
Martin Ulrich
Defense
1969
Kevin Hehr
Right Wing
1969
Darren Hersch
Goaltender
1969
Dan O'Connell
Center
1970
Bill (William) Joseph Lund
Center
1971
Martin Lajeunesse
Defense
1971
Yves Otis
Forward
1971
Henrik Bjerring
Goaltender
1971
Derek Marchand
Forward
1971
John "Jay" Moser
Right Wing
1972
Mirjam A. Baechler
Defense
1972
Harald Waibel
Left Wing
1972
Jason Young
Left Wing
1972
Todd Lambert
Left Wing
1973
Clifford Benac
Forward
1973
Rustam Raulievich Nasyrov
Defense
1973
Dominic Viens
Defense
1974
Sergei Mikhailovich Volikov
Goaltender
1974
Jeanette Hansen
Forward
1974
Mark Mastalski
Defense
1974
Eric Moreau
Defense
1975
Jeremy Bautch
Right Wing
1975
Benoit Rajotte
Right Wing
1975
Tara Klassen
Right Wing
1976
Olga Vladimirovna Potapova
Defense
1976
Fredrik Martin Moller
Left Wing
1976
Rob Budd
Center
1976
Paul Theriault
Left Wing
1977
Jamie Garrick
Center
1977
Peter Kerndl
Defense
1977
Angie Laura Lindberg
Unknown
1977
Josh Dickson
Defense
1977
Eric "Belly" Belanger
Center
1977
Erik Olsen
Defense
1977
Brett Flynn
Defense
1978
Daniel Lesage
Defense
1978
Dennis van Gool
Goaltender
1978
Ken Walsh
Defense
1979
Nicolas Berryman-Leduc
Defense
1979
Remi Bergeron
Goaltender
1979
Remi Cote
Forward
1979
Matt Sirman
Center
1979
Greg Sgro
Forward
1980
Ron Lien
Forward
1980
Alexei Vladimirovich Tereschenko
Center
1980
Tom Stone
Left Wing
1980
Andrew Crosby
Defense
1980
Justin Berry
Defense
1980
Mikhail Gennadievich Gilyov
Goaltender
1980
Andreas Edlund
Right Wing
1980
Nick Warriner
Center
1980
Andreas Hans Gastetzki
Forward
1980
Wesley Scanzano
Left Wing
1980
Shawn Scanzano
Defense
1980
Pavel Mikhailovich Aravin
Defense
1980
Matt Spang
Forward
1981
Paul Morgan
Goaltender
1981
Mike Carrano
Forward
1981
Josef Kucera
Goaltender
1981
Ben Barr
Forward
1981
Miroslav Talarovic
Defense
1981
Alain Kurath
Right Wing
1981
Jonathan Farrese
Left Wing
1982
Porntep Pachanawan
Defense
1982
Matthias Holzki
Center
1982
Philipp Hocker
Defense
1982
Daniel Almendros
Forward/Defence
1982
Scott Dickie
Goaltender
1982
Mathieu Emond
Right Wing
1982
Mike Boles
Forward
1982
Tyler Yakimchuk
Forward
1983
Bryan Baron
Forward
1983
Josh Welter
Center
1983
Sebastian Ille
Forward
1983
Doug Spooner
Left Wing
1983
Jim Redpath
Goaltender
1983
Bryan Gallagher
Center
1983
Igor Angelovski
Left Wing
1983
Daniel Musson
Forward
1983
Shawn Walker
Forward
1984
Max (Maximilian) Holzmann
Defense
1984
Patrik Valcak
Left Wing
1984
Jake (Jacob) Thaler
Goaltender
1984
Gokhun Ozturk
Defense
1985
Jakub Sulc
Defense
1985
Eric Waissi
Defense
1985
Beau David Erickson
Goaltender
1985
Marc Bosom
Right Wing
1985
Justin Bonitatibus
Forward
1985
Sascha Panek
Defense
1985
Lauren Wells
Forward
1986
Jerome Larochelle
Left Wing
1986
Gina Marie Arnone
Forward
1986
Filip Novak
Left Wing
1986
Nicholas Lortie
Defense
1986
Maksim Cepik
Forward
1986
Jordan Grant
Left Wing
1986
Chris (Christopher) Hugh Auger
Center
1987
Alex MacLeod
Forward
1987
Mike Weber
Defense
1987
Max Besch
Goaltender
1987
Adrian Cepeda
Defense
1987
Kori Cruickshank
Left Wing
1987
Andre Kuchnia
Left Wing
1987
Andrew Eastman
Defense
1988
Tibor Sara
Forward
1988
Kyle DeLaurell
Forward
1988
Andreas Furmeier
Right Wing
1988
Chris Feniak
Goaltender
1988
Francis Leblanc
Center
1988
Shane Callahan
Forward
1988
Martin Podesva
Center
1988
George Nicholes
Defense
1988
Thomas Oppenheimer
Right Wing
1988
Kyle De Laurell
Forward
1988
Steve (Stephen) Carew
Forward
1988
Scott Holmes
Defense
1988
Zack (Zachary) Jensen Dailey
Center
1989
Ryan Gottschalk
Defense
1989
Chris Weber
Forward
1989
Robert Maloney
Forward
1989
Mikkel Boedker
Left Wing
1989
Chris Gentile
Forward
1989
Victor Svensson
Center
1989
Cameron Dyck
Center
1989
Christopher Guimond
Defense
1989
Costadinos Zafiris
Center
1990
Matt (Matthew) Spafford
Left Wing
1990
Jakub Kania
Defense
1990
Brandon Nault
Defense
1990
Tobias Fengler
Defense
1990
Taylor Holdaway
Forward
1990
Austin Morris
Forward
1990
Kelly Sabatine
Forward
1990
Felix Bruckmann
Goaltender
1990
Patrick Senftleben
Defense
1990
Jiri Blazek
Goaltender
1990
Giorgi Jeiranashvili
Forward
1991
Ben Clarke
Goaltender
1991
Harry Howlett-Ben
Forward
1991
Jon Alec Suleskey
Defense
1991
Florian Stauder
Left Wing
1991
Caleb Washington
Left Wing
1991
Takahiro Homma
Defense
1991
Kari Kristine Lundberg
Forward
1991
Matt Kavanagh
Forward
1992
Jaka Zdesar
Left Wing
1992
Joshua Broekman
Goaltender
1992
Will Irons
Forward
1992
Brandon Rumble
Defense
1992
Mathieu Lambert
Forward
1992
Max (Maximilian) Hofer
Defense
1992
Christoph Hechtl
Right Wing
1992
Rob Mann
Defense
1992
Alexandre Lemieux
Center
1992
Austin Brihn
Goaltender
1993
Scott Cuthrell
Forward
1993
Jessica Harvey
Forward
1993
Devon D'Angelo
Forward
1993
Nick Schreiner
Defense
1993
Daniel Hasenkampf
Defense
1993
Tyler Brower
Defense
1993
Travis Wellman
Center
1993
Michael Scalisi
Defense
1993
Jeremy Gossard
Forward
1993
Samuel Levesque
Defense
1993
Bram Tops
Forward
1993
Nicki Kisum
Left Wing
1993
Bryce Nielsen
Forward
1993
Mark Semokin
Forward
1994
Chris Carlisle
Defense
1994
Ryan Martin
Forward
1994
Kang Soo Lee
Forward
1994
Ethan Rusnack
Forward
1994
Andrei Alexandrovich Mnikhovich
Left Wing
1994
Scott Clemie
Forward
1994
Brett Klassen
Forward
1994
Ivan Simunovic
Forward
1994
Mellissa Channell
Defense
1994
Gabriel Rousseau
Right Wing
1994
Kevin Maraun
Center
1994
Melvin Nyffeler
Goaltender
1994
Valerie Offermann
Forward
1994
Emil Wrenman
Right Wing
1994
Daniel Jahnke
Goaltender
1995
Kyle Pane
Defense
1995
Tyler Tomberlin
Left Wing
1995
Mario Ebner
Defense
1995
Sean Paterson
Forward
1995
Adam Marty
Forward
1995
Kosuke Umemura
Defense
1996
Philip Rondahl
Center
1996
Chad Millar
Defense
1996
Philipp Siller
Left Wing
1996
Eric Piatt
Defense
1996
Owen Barnett
Forward
1997
Jake Cimarusti
Forward
1997
Jeremy St. Pierre
Defense
1997
Liam Buckley
Left Wing
1997
Mathias From
Right Wing
1997
Luke Mulvihill
Forward
1997
Gabriel Bettez
Defense
1997
Filip Suchy
Forward
1997
Joseph Bresingham
Defense
1997
William Brochu
Center
1997
Dominick Mersch
Forward
1998
Kevin Dorozinsky
Goaltender
1998
Alexandre Gagnon
Forward
1998
Danny Pascal Bohn
Goaltender
1999
Davide Longo
Forward
1999
Kyle Dunlap
Goaltender
1999
Jean-Christophe Gagne
Defense
1999
Tommy (Thomas) Winn
Defense
2000
Jordan Bechtold
Forward
2000

Players who died on: December 16  
  Name     Position Year
Joe (Joseph) Gorman
Forward
1917
Bill (William) Augustus Larned
Right Wing
1926
Don (Donald) Alexander Hardisty
Cover Point
1928
Fred (Frederick) Clark Inman
Forward
1929
Alwyne Mortimer Kent
Right Wing
1955
Harry (Henry) Walter Roome
Left Wing
1956
Marty (Martin) Albert Collett Nugent
Defense
1958
Arthur Edward Romilly Boak
Goaltender
1962
Allan Frederick Sterling
Forward
1962
Alexander Thomas Meiklejohn
Cover Point
1964
Norm (Joseph) Norman Malloy
Right Wing
1964
Jim (James) Erskine
Forward
1967
Erling Cornelius Ostby
Forward
1973
John Ross
Goaltender
1976
Pat (Francis) Patrick Shea
Defense
1978
Frank Daniel St. Vincent
Center
1980
Uno (Gustaf) Uno Andersson
Defense
1980
Ralph Angel Romano
Goaltender
1983
Alexei Mikhailovich Guryshev
Center
1983
Red (Robert) George Hamill
Left Wing
1985
Jim (James) Edward Colby
Unknown
1987
Babe (Walter) Basil "Babe" Pratt
Defense
1988
Tip (Clinton) Philip Hoffas
Unknown
1990
Erik "Epa" Johansson
Forward/Defence
1992
Ken (Kenneth) Rosny Ford
Unknown
1993
Sven "Svenne Berka" Bergqvist
Forward/Defence
1996
Mark Powers Ryman
Forward
1996
Ken (Kenneth) Walter Schmautz
Unknown
1997
Mark (Marc) Anthony Burke McCaffrey
Center
1998
Orville "Crash" Kelly
Defense
1998
Ted (Ernest) Edward Hallam
Defense
1999
Howard Ivor Solly
Defense
2001
Phil (Philip) Laderoute
Right Wing
2001
Bill (William) Dickenson "Wild Bill" Hunter
Coach
2002
Joseph Anderson Massie
Unknown
2002
Bobby (Robert) Joseph Carl Boucher
Right Wing
2004
Donny (Donald) Victor Lockhart
Forward
2005
George Forrest Riley
Left Wing
2005
Al (Albert) Percy "Dews" Dewsbury
Defense
2006
Claudio Apollonio
Right Wing
2008
Ed (Edmond) Arthur Young
Defense
2009
Don (Donald) Gordon "The Fox" Stokaluk
Left Wing
2011
Robert Joseph Derleth
Unknown
2012
Gerry (Gerard) Michael Cronin
Forward
2012
Drew (Jonathan) Drew Power
Forward
2012
Stan (Stanley) Paul DeQuoy
Left Wing
2013
Ed (Edward) Charles Kachur
Right Wing
2014
Marshall Walter Dehid
Unknown
2015
Nick (Nicholas) Konstantinos Haramis
Forward
2017
Len (Leonard) Stanley Ceglarski
Left Wing
2017