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January 26, 1961 (62)
Wayne Gretzky is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player, widely regarded as one of the greatest players in the history of the sport. Known as “The Great One”, Gretzky’s accomplishments both on and off the ice have earned him a special place in the hearts of hockey fans around the world.
Gretzky’s breakout role came early in his career, when he was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in 1978. He quickly established himself as one of the league’s most dominant players, winning the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player a record nine times. Gretzky’s success on the ice helped popularize hockey in the United States, and he became a household name for sports fans across North America.
Over the course of his career, Gretzky went on to break countless records, including the all-time scoring record, which he held until 2001. He won four Stanley Cup championships and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1999. His influence on the sport of hockey has been felt far beyond his playing career, as he has worked as a coach, executive, and ambassador for the game.
He has made appearances in film and television, and has even lent his voice to a number of animated shows. Some of the notable collaborations include his appearance in the hit sitcom “Friends”, as well as his guest spots on “Saturday Night Live” and “The Simpsons”. Gretzky has also worked with musician Paul Simon on a song called “The Great Unknown”, and appeared in a commercial alongside basketball legend Michael Jordan. Gretzky has collaborated with actor and comedian Will Ferrell, participating in a charity event where the two played a round of golf together.
Model Paulina Gretzky is his daughter.