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Players born on: August 23        
  Name        
Position
Year
John R. Waghorn
Forward
1866
Walter Patton
Center
1876
Tuff (Theophile) Bellefeuille
Cover Point
1880
Arthur Fennell
Right Wing
1888
Winnett (Edward) Winnett Thompson
Goaltender
1891
Fred Grant
Center
1892
Percy "Puss" Traub
Defense
1896
Hammy (Donald) Stewart Gillespie
Defense
1898
Tullio Gattino
Goaltender
1906
Bjarne "Bjasse" By
Left Wing
1908
Norm (Norman) Charles Schultz
Left Wing
1909
Evy (Clarion) Everald Scotvold
Left Wing
1909
George "Shorty" Horne
Forward
1910
Torsten Frebelius
Forward
1913
Paul Guibord
Right Wing
1914
Fraser Campbell
Right Wing
1918
Frantisek Mizera
Right Wing
1919
Rune "Bom-Bom" Johansson
Defense
1920
Bob (Robert) Polley
Unknown
1921
Dunc (Duncan) Eben Govan
Unknown
1923
Dino Menardi
Left Wing
1923
Marvin Milkes
Executive
1923
Leslie "Les" Strongman
Left Wing
1924
Don (Donald) George Vogan
Defense
1929
Len (Lennis) Murray Speck
Defense
1929
Moe (Robert) Maurice Galand
Right Wing
1930
Rupe (Rupert) Fresher
Right Wing
1932
Evgeny Mikhailovich Erkin
Goaltender
1932
Fred (Frederick) Keith Etcher
Left Wing
1932
Owe Sterner
Center
1938
Harold Lorne White
Center
1940
Jaroslav Piskac
Defense
1941
George Butterworth
Defense
1942
Anders Naslund
Forward
1944
Phil (Philip) Obendorf
Right Wing
1946
Ken (Kenneth) Frederick Desjardine
Defense
1947
John (John) Russell "Gris,Grizzy" Grisdale
Defense
1948
Mike Quinn
Right Wing
1948
Jim (James) Schraefel
Center
1948
Paul Jelley
Goaltender
1949
Ray (Raymond) Robert Woit
Left Wing
1950
Brent Taylor
Right Wing
1950
Lorne John Owre
Forward
1950
Bengt Sundberg
Defense
1951
Igor Kalyanin
Forward
1951
Dave (David) Calvin Gardner
Center
1952
Marvin See
Defense
1952
Leo Ahonen
Unknown
1952
Dave (David) Kath
Center
1953
Bob (Robert) Arthur Bilodeau
Defense
1953
Tord (Olov) Nansen
Defense
1954
Jack "The Big Bopper" Carlson
Left Wing
1954
Dale Anderson
Defense
1955
Serge Thomas
Left Wing
1957
Robin Laycock
Left Wing
1957
Igor Magidov
Goaltender
1959
Kevin Beaton
Defense
1960
Thomas Ljungberg
Goaltender
1960
Jean-Jacques Vezina
Defense
1961
Jorg Bauth
Forward
1962
Mike (Michael) Lawrence Guentzel
Defense
1962
Glenn "Heals" Healy
Goaltender
1962
Randy W. Moller
Defense
1963
Oliver Hecht
Forward
1963
Ray (Raymond) Vincent Ferraro
Center
1964
Christian Dolinar
Right Wing
1964
Cam Douglas
Right Wing
1964
Roman Hnilicka
Forward
1966
Jari Levonen
Left Wing
1966
Ryan Schiff
Center
1966
Brian Wilkie
Center
1966
Markus Jari Ketterer
Goaltender
1967
Daniel Sennett
Forward
1967
Luc Bernier
Left Wing
1967
Jon Cooper
Coach
1967
Rodion Valentinovich Danilov
Defense
1968
Mike (Michael) Steven Casselman
Center
1968
Jamey Hicks
Center
1969
Daniel Many
Right Wing
1969
Troy Nelson
Goaltender
1970
Eduards Ravceskis
Defense
1970
Vaclav Ruprecht
Defense
1971
Vladimir Vladimirovich Terekhov
Center
1971
Andy (Andrew) Silverman
Defense
1972
Tony (Anthony) John Gruba
Right Wing
1972
Petr Jancarik
Defense
1972
Andy (Andrew) Roach
Defense
1973
Don Barr
Left Wing
1973
Denis Pigolitsyn
Center
1974
Andrei Vladimirovich Tsyba
Center
1974
Elena Borisova Bobrova
Defense
1974
Patrick Gladu
Left Wing
1975
Naoya Kikuchi
Goaltender
1975
Jarkko Samuli Ruutu
Right Wing
1975
Jarno Tiilikainen
Forward
1975
Patrick Lamey
Defense
1976
Robbie Zaharis
Defense
1977
Steve Parent
Forward
1977
Ilya Vladimirovich Gorokhov
Defense
1977
Karl Goehring
Goaltender
1978
Mike Varhaug
Right Wing
1978
Marc Vincent
Center
1978
Mike (Michael) Marostega
Defense
1978
Jong-Moon Jang
Defense
1978
Lee Alex McAuchlan
Defense
1979
Ryan McGillivray
Defense
1979
Erik Wendell
Left Wing
1979
Neil McCann
Defense
1979
Jeff Neufeld
Center
1979
Scott Behrens
Right Wing
1979
Polykarpos Amanatidis
Forward
1979
Jules-Edy Laraque
Left Wing
1980
Derrick Decloe
Defense
1980
Denis Aucoin
Center
1980
David Thibodeau
Center
1980
Brian Teixeira
Center
1980
Jari Jaaskelainen
Left Wing
1981
Jani Baf
Forward
1981
Jace Digel
Forward
1981
Jesse Baraniuk
Defense
1981
Eric Bahoeli
Right Wing
1981
Viktoras Mozeiko
Forward
1982
Igor Valerievich Radulov
Right Wing
1982
Greg Prybylski
Forward
1982
Curtis Corbett
Left Wing
1982
Steve Arneault
Left Wing
1982
Brendon Marshall
Defense
1983
Jon (Jonathan) Dean Charles Erickson
Forward
1983
Dave Dufresne
Right Wing
1983
Meagan Walton
Forward
1983
James Marquis
Center
1983
Riccardo Rigamonti
Defense
1983
Ev Papadatos
Forward
1983
Kristen Hagg
Center
1983
Brandon Marshall
Defense
1983
Travis Martell
Defense
1983
Dadi Orn Heimisson
Forward/Defence
1983
Dustin Dreger
Forward
1983
Justin Edwards
Defense
1984
John Wheaton
Right Wing
1984
Rylan Zakreski
Defense
1984
Tommi Pelkonen
Defense
1984
Adam Alexander Reasoner
Goaltender
1984
Jason Woll
Defense
1984
Eric Lachance
Goaltender
1984
Joyce Spruyt
Right Wing
1985
Ben Brumbaugh
Defense
1985
Shaun MacDonald
Forward
1985
Kai Hospelt
Left Wing
1985
Travis Blood
Forward
1985
Sean Wilson
Defense
1985
Teemu Metso
Defense
1985
Evan Spencer
Defense
1985
Tyler Waycott
Forward
1985
Katsuya Ogawa
Forward
1985
Steve Shimek
Forward
1985
Etienne Grandmont
Right Wing
1986
Jay Sprague
Forward
1986
Jacob Marcus
Defense
1986
Joe Grimaldi
Defense
1986
Tomasz Malasinski
Forward
1986
Kyle Watson
Center
1986
Casey Haines
Left Wing
1986
Dmitri Chupilkin
Left Wing
1986
Rob Smith
Forward
1987
Jonathan Laberge
Center
1987
Lukas Rindos
Forward/Defence
1987
Markus Schlacher
Left Wing
1987
Matt Hauge
Defense
1987
Mike (Michael) Will
Goaltender
1987
Clay Mattson
Forward
1987
Robbie "" Smith
Left Wing
1987
Sebastien Sergerie
Right Wing
1987
Tony Lucia
Left Wing
1987
Jarrod Yost
Forward
1987
Carl Oliver Hagelin
Left Wing
1988
Adam Nugent-Hopkins
Defense
1988
Brian Davidson
Forward
1988
Chris Sinclair
Forward
1988
James Cioffi
Forward
1988
Marek Zukal
Defense
1988
Grant Gorczyca
Forward
1988
Ian Guzzo
Forward
1988
Josh Vella
Forward
1988
Matt White
Defense
1989
Kaine Geldart
Right Wing
1989
John Digness
Forward
1989
Chris Walker
Defense
1989
Graham Dyck
Left Wing
1989
Tony (Anthony) Geldart
Defense
1989
Steven Robinson
Left Wing
1989
Steven Turner
Defense
1989
Brenden Sentes
Forward
1989
Oleg Onischenko
Forward
1989
Jorden Elke
Defense
1989
David Maveal
Forward
1989
Jon (Jonathan) Cirone
Forward
1990
Anton "" Tikhomirov
Unknown
1990
Gavin Currie
Forward
1990
Cody Sharib
Forward
1990
Thomas Lyons
Defense
1990
Kyle Lysaght
Forward
1990
Phil Breau
Defense
1990
Julien Laplante
Goaltender
1990
Matt Kemp
Left Wing
1990
Sergei Markelov
Defense
1990
Jake McLaughlin
Center
1990
Jan-Niklas Huning
Forward
1990
Dennis Schlicht
Defense
1991
Justin Videen
Center
1991
Sven Schlicht
Left Wing
1991
Cody Doiron
Forward
1992
Alexander Taulien
Forward
1992
Nina Waidacher
Forward
1992
Andrei Georgievich Emelyanov
Defense
1992
Jordan Anderson
Forward
1992
Max Veltwisch
Center
1992
William Plamondon
Defense
1993
Ryan Quigley
Forward
1993
Alexander Compean
Defense
1993
Kelyn Opel
Forward
1993
Tanner Gray
Defense
1993
Ben Torchia
Forward
1993
Michael McDaniels
Goaltender
1993
Thomas Forgione
Forward
1993
Chase Rigsby
Defense
1993
Mitch Rogowski
Forward
1993
Jean-Christophe Houde
Left Wing
1993
Frank Oplinger
Goaltender
1994
Curtis Skip
Goaltender
1994
Hunter Bowlin
Defense
1994
Chris Clark
Defense
1994
Trent Geiger
Forward
1994
Jon (Jonathon) Martin
Center
1995
Tyler Sifferin
Forward
1995
Mathieu Dusablon-Beauvais
Center
1995
Shawn McBride
Forward
1995
Nathan Avery
Defense
1995
Braden Fuller
Forward
1995
Tristan DeSwardt
Defense
1995
Stefano Rupp
Right Wing
1995
Cavan Fitzgerald
Defense
1996
Cole Bevan
Defense
1996
Paul Lovsin
Left Wing
1996
Zach Funk
Forward
1996
Matt Doyle
Forward
1996
Brock Padgham
Defense
1996
Hayden Ursulak
Forward
1997
Owen Headrick
Defense
1997
James Shearer
Defense
1997

Players who died on: August 23  
  Name     Position Year
Erhard Hugli
Goaltender
1936
Hans (Johann) Tatzer
Left Wing
1944
Osborne C. Moore
Unknown
1967
Jozef Smetanay
Unknown
1987
Jeff (Jeffrey) William Batters
Defense
1996
Ray (Roman) Raymond Frederick
Goaltender
2001
Nikolai Vladimirovich Nilov
Defense
2001
Frank Chad
Unknown
2007
Alvin "Buck" Jones
Defense
2007
Bert (Albert) Steele
Defense
2008
Don (Donald) McLean
Defense
2009
Alan (Frederick) Alan Brownridge
Center
2013