Tomas Jonsson

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Birthday
12, 1960
Birthplace
Sweden
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
12, 1960 (age 59)
Birthplace
Sweden

About

Retired defenceman who won four Stanley Cups as a member of the New York Islanders during the team's run of dominance in the 80's. He also won a gold medal representing his native Sweden at the 1994 Winter Olympics.

Before Fame

He was born in Falun, Sweden and was drafted by the Islanders in the second round of the 1982 NHL Entry Draft.

Trivia

He is a member of the so-called "Triple Gold Club," an exclusive club of hockey players who have won a Stanley Cup, an Olympic gold medal and a World Championship.

Family Life

He married a woman named Christina, with whom he has a daughter named Camilla.

Associated With

He earned two of his Stanley Cup victories alongside winger Mike Bossy.