🏆🏒Aubrey "Dit" Clapper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/9/1907 d.1/20/1978 (70)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1927-1947
Sports Teams: Boston Bruins
🏆🏒John Ziegler Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/9/1934 N.S. d.10/25/2018 N.S. (84)
NHL Executive, NHL Player
Misc: 4th NHL president from 1977-92; negotiated settlement with rival WHA in 1979 that led to inviting four WHA teams (Edmonton, Hartford, Quebec and Winnipeg) to join NHL; stepped down June 12, 1992, 2 months after settling 10-day players' strike
🏆🏒Cecil Ralph "Tiny" Thompson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1903 d.2/9/1981 (77)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Misc: played 1928-1941
Sports Teams: Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings
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