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Mario Lemieux

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Birthday
5, 1965
Birthplace
Montreal, Canada
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
5, 1965 (age 53)
Birthplace
Montreal, Canada

About

Legendary Pittsburgh Penguins center who was known as Super Mario. He won two Stanley Cup Championships and scored 690 goals and 1723 points in his Hall of Fame career.

Before Fame

He played hockey with his brothers using wooden spoons and bottle caps growing up. He scored 282 points in 70 games in his last season in the QMJHL with the Laval Voisins.

Trivia

He became the first person to ever win a Stanley Cup as a player and owner, both with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Family Life

He married Nathalie Asselin in June, 1993 and they had four children together.

Associated With

He played alongside star winger Jaromir Jagr on the Penguins.