Don Deacon

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Birthday
2, 1912
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Aug 1, 1943 (31)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
2, 1912
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Aug 1, 1943 (31)

About

Former center who played three seasons in the NHL for the Detroit Red Wings and died at age 30 when he fell off his friend's balcony at a party.

Before Fame

He began his career with the IHL's Detroit Olympics.

Trivia

He played in only three playoff games but had a combined two goals and one assist.

Family Life

He grew up with his family in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Associated With

His career with the Detroit Red Wings ended 6 years before the legendary Gordie Howe began his long tenure with the franchise.