Wayne Gretzky

Born: 01/26/1961 in Brantford, Ontario, CA

Filmography

Actor (23)

Conan 2014, 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

Undeniable with Joe Buck 2016 (Tv Show)

Guest

Jim Rome on Showtime 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

After the Game 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

John Candy: The E! True Hollywood Story 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Sports Illustrated's 20th Century Sports Awards 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Performer

The 24th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Performer

Idols of the Game 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Celebrity First Loves 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

John Candy: A Tribute 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

D2: The Mighty Ducks 1994 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Performer

NBC Saturday Sports Showcase 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

The 24th Annual Victor Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Performer

The Sports Comedy Network 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

One on One With Jim Lampley 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Secrets Men Never Share 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Power Plays (TV Show)

Actor

Milestones

2010

Appeared as final Olympic torchbearer at Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; named Special Advisor to Canadian men's hockey team

2006

Returned as Executive Director of Canada's men's hockey team at Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy

2002

Named Executive Director of Canadian men's hockey team at Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah; team won gold

2000

Became minor owner of NHL team Phoenix Coyotes

2000

Jersey number 99 retired at NHL All-Star Game

1999

Inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

1998

Played for Canadian team at Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan; team lost to Czech Republic in semi-finals

1996

Played final three NHL seasons as a free agent with New York Rangers

1996

Briefly joined St. Louis Blues; named team captain

1989

Hosted NBC's "Saturday Night Live"

1988

Traded to Los Angeles Kings; served as team's alternate captain

1984

Won first of four Stanley Cups

1982

Named Sports Illustrated magazine's Sportsman of the Year

1981

Guest starred on CBS daytime drama "The Young and the Restless"

1979

Began playing for Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL); received first of eight consecutive Hart Memorial Trophies as League's Most Valuable Player

1978

Signed as a free agent with Indianapolis Racers of the World Hockey Association (WHA)

1978

Made first international appearance as member of Canadian national junior team at World Junior Championships in Montreal, Quebec

1975

Moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada at age 14 to play hockey

1970

At age 10, scored 378 goals and 139 assists in just one season with Brantford Nadrofsky Steelers

1967

Began playing hockey at age six; learned to play on a rink his father made in backyard of family home

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