Eddie Shore

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Birthday
25, 1902
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Mar 16, 1985 (82)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
25, 1902
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Mar 16, 1985 (82)

About

Hall of fame NHL defenseman who was a 4-time Hart Trophy winner and 2-time Stanley Cup Champion during his 14-year career.

Before Fame

He converted from forward to defenseman and earned the reputation of being a dirty player.

Trivia

He had a portion of his sliced-off ear sewn back on with no anesthesia.

Family Life

His wife Kate Macrae passed away prematurely from breast cancer.

Associated With

The Hockey News magazine ranked him as the #10 best player of all time in 1998; Wayne Gretzky was #1.