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Players born on: April 28        
  Name        
Position
Year
Arthur (Art) Augustus Cutler Moore
Defense
1874
Dick (Richard) Leo Carroll
Coach
1885
Ed (Eustis) Fremont Longfellow
Forward
1887
Jack (John) Donald Chisholm
Defense
1888
Chaloner McCrae Humprey Mannington Caffyn
Goaltender
1891
Walter Richard Fleet
Center
1895
Phil (Philip) Lawrence Corrigan
Unknown
1898
Clayton Warner Henderson
Forward
1899
Joe (Joseph) Stubbs
Point
1899
Henry Hiram Harris
Right Wing
1905
Bernard Hill Fawcett
Center
1909
Les (Leslie) James "Whitey" Whittles
Right Wing
1910
Archie (Archibald) Comrie Weir
Defense
1911
Luigi Venosta
Center
1913
Jack (John) Harrington Costello
Unknown
1914
Herman Elliot Schaller
Forward
1917
Don McDonald
Center
1918
Tom (Thomas) William Allen
Forward
1918
Curt-Anders Lindqvist
Forward
1919
Wally (Walter) Peter "The Whirling Dervish" Stanowski
Defense
1919
Gosta Peijel
Forward
1920
Gerard (Joseph) Wilfred Paul Gerard "Potat" Melanson
Defense
1920
Hank (Henry) Gordon Blade
Left Wing
1920
Hewette Elwell Joyce
Unknown
1921
Daryl "Doc" Seaman Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Executive
1922
Leonid Vasilievich Astapov
Defense
1923
Michael Demchuk
Left Wing
1924
Hal (Harold) Brown
Right Wing
1924
George Edward Hayes
Center
1926
Karl-Erik Djusberg
Forward
1927
Graham (William) Graham Shepherd
Forward
1929
Graham "Horse" Hastings
Left Wing
1930
Bill (William) Tyshko
Defense
1931
Runar Soderstrom
Forward
1932
Elon Sundstrom
Forward
1932
Claude (Joseph) Frederic Guy Claude Evans
Goaltender
1933
Joe (Joseph) Connors
Center
1933
Harry Enwall
Forward
1934
Goran Bodin
Forward
1939
Barney (Bernard) Russell Krake
Center
1939
Howie (Howard) Hubert Menard
Center
1942
Ed (Edward) Gosselin
Unknown
1943
Ulrich (Hans-Ulrich) Rudel
Forward
1943
Don McRitchie
Left Wing
1943
Ted (Edmund) Pennington Pillsbury
Forward
1943
Bill (William) Earle Dunnell
Defense
1944
Dwight "Deeker" Winters
Center
1945
Ramil Safich Valiullin
Forward
1945
Grant Charles Erickson
Left Wing
1947
Timo Hirsimaki
Defense
1948
Kevin Brian Delaney
Center
1950
Jim (James) Thomas Wiley
Center
1950
Anatoli Dmitrievich Lukoshin
Defense
1951
Bruno Isabelle
Left Wing
1952
Jukka Koivu
Forward
1953
Frank (Alexander) Francis "Never, Seldom" Beaton
Left Wing
1953
Kennert "Sutarn" Andersson
Forward
1953
Don Dufek
Forward
1954
Mel (Melvin) John Bridgman
Center
1955
Anders "Slägga" Steen
Center
1955
Stanley "Bud" Stefanski
Center
1955
Brian Day
Right Wing
1955
Romano Carlucci
Right Wing
1956
Dave (David) Logan Ross
Forward
1957
Pekka Makela
Forward
1957
Ken Scollard
Left Wing
1958
Garfield Elliott
Goaltender
1958
Sheldon Geary
Defense
1958
John Walker
Left Wing
1958
Leif Ackermann
Forward
1958
Kenneth Sjoblom
Goaltender
1959
Mike Pickett
Left Wing
1959
Hakan Forsell
Defense
1959
Hans Ek
Defense
1959
Lubomir Pokovic
Left Wing
1960
Dave Aquin
Center
1960
Igor Valentinovich Mishukov
Right Wing
1961
Mike Hanley
Defense
1961
Steve McKenzie
Defense
1961
Timo Heino
Forward
1961
Wladyslaw Klich
Left Wing
1961
Tim Laurence
Center
1962
Sergei Ivanovich Ivanov
Forward
1962
Vladimir Vladimirovich Shumov
Forward
1962
Dan (Daniel) Hill
Center
1962
Jim (James) Aldred
Left Wing
1963
Peter Lindgren
Forward
1963
Goran Tarring
Forward
1963
Dwayne Devison
Defense
1963
Oleg Nikolaevich Martyanov
Forward
1963
Igor Ossipenkov
Center
1963
Sylvain Laflamme
Left Wing
1963
Rick Tschumi
Defense
1963
Kevin Davis
Defense
1964
Sergei Vladimirovich Kuksov
Forward
1964
Sean Neely
Right Wing
1964
Stanislav Pavelec
Defense
1964
Brad (Bradley) William Shaw
Defense
1964
Paul Synowietz
Defense
1964
Ross McGowan
Right Wing
1965
Garnet McKechney
Right Wing
1965
Ron Annear
Defense
1965
Mike Millar
Right Wing
1965
Gil Montandon
Center
1965
Pascal Speck
Forward
1965
Maths Stanser
Defense
1965
Ken R. Sabourin
Defense
1966
Mike Orn
Center
1966
Stephane Jean-Gilles Richer
Defense
1966
Kevin Moore
Right Wing
1966
Nenad Ilic
Defense
1966
Kari Myllyniemi
Goaltender
1967
Erwin Bergman
Goaltender
1967
Johan Gladh
Forward
1967
Scott Bradley Johnson
Center
1967
Paul Ruzicka
Forward
1968
John Town
Right Wing
1968
Joachim Stowasser
Forward
1968
Jonas Gabrielsson
Defense
1968
Igor Anatolyevich Sovkichev
Forward
1968
Vladimir Yurievich Tyagin
Defense
1968
Bret Walter
Center
1968
Peter A. Ing
Goaltender
1969
Erik Magsamen
Defense
1969
Pavel Janku
Forward
1969
Ted (Edward) Paul Donato
Left Wing
1969
Vyacheslav Anatolievich Baburin
Defense
1970
Nicklas "Lidas" Lidstrom Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame  
Defense
1970
Carsten Scherping
Forward
1970
Michelle L. Johansson
Defense
1970
Alexander Knoff
Defense
1970
Zdenek Orct
Goaltender
1970
Rob Hooper
Unknown
1970
Andrei Kolesov
Right Wing
1971
Kathy (Kathryn) Armande Sloan
Goaltender
1971
Ola Johansson-Mollerstedt
Defense
1971
Scott Haller
Forward
1971
Mike (Michael) Lobinowich
Defense
1971
Calvin Thudium
Right Wing
1971
Rick Rougeau
Right Wing
1971
Alain Roux
Defense
1971
Mike Roy
Defense
1971
Jarkko Varvio
Right Wing
1972
Martin Wener
Defense
1972
Lotta (Asa) Annelie Charlotte Almblad
Forward
1972
Steve Vresk
Forward
1972
Kamil Toupal
Defense
1973
Jari Liikkanen
Defense
1973
Brad Guzda
Goaltender
1973
Soren Jensen
Defense
1973
Tom Rieck
Forward
1974
Alexei Dmitrievich Fetisov
Forward
1974
Tomohito Kobayashi
Forward
1974
Marco Heinrichs
Defense
1974
Darren Tymchyshyn
Right Wing
1974
Tomasz Gryzowski
Right Wing
1974
Sergei Leonidovich Stas
Defense
1974
Dmitri Petrovich Khoroshilov
Forward
1975
Jacques Richard
Center
1975
Joey Young
Right Wing
1975
Harald Oberrauch
Center
1975
Steeve Dulac
Right Wing
1975
Franck Guillemard
Center
1975
Mike Grey
Right Wing
1975
Charlie Selock
Right Wing
1975
Andreas Larsson
Forward
1975
Jonas Vesterlund
Center
1975
Joe Brogno
Right Wing
1976
Norbert Berenyi
Goaltender
1976
David Jacobsson
Defense
1976
Kevin Hamaoka
Right Wing
1976
Michal Mikeska
Left Wing
1976
Andrei Ivanovich Voyush
Right Wing
1976
Steve Desruisseaux
Left Wing
1976
Ryan Shmyr
Left Wing
1977
Vitali Gennadyevich Talalov
Defense
1977
Thomas Kulzer
Right Wing
1977
Norbert Roy
Right Wing
1977
Andrei Kuznetsov
Forward
1977
Francois Cloutier
Left Wing
1977
Anders Dahl
Goaltender
1977
Daniel Kuch
Center
1977
Vladimir Anatolievich Sukhanov
Forward
1977
Andrei Bakumenko
Center
1977
Brad Tapper
Right Wing
1978
Aaron Nickolas Miskovich
Left Wing
1978
Josh LeRoy
Defense
1978
Jimmy Wessman
Defense
1978
Lars Reinke
Forward
1978
Johan Forsander
Left Wing
1978
Kirk (Michael) Kirk Gaskell
Goaltender
1978
Dave (David) D'Ammizio
Forward
1978
Scott Atkins
Defense
1978
Colin Pepperall
Left Wing
1978
Juha Salmu
Defense
1978
Francois Methot
Center
1978
Frederic Cyr
Defense
1978
Matthew Boehm
Left Wing
1978
Andrew McPherson
Left Wing
1979
Matt Pane
Forward
1979
Jeff Glen Bird
Left Wing
1979
Lori Jones
Forward
1979
Eric Bavisotto
Forward
1979
David Halliwell
Defense
1979
Jordon Flodell
Defense
1979
Remi Dube
Right Wing
1979
Vincent Carrier
Defense
1979
Herve Gagnon
Goaltender
1979
Christoph Jager
Forward/Defence
1979
Fredrik Lilja
Defense
1980
Aaron Moser
Center
1980
Jesse Saltmarsh
Right Wing
1980
Denis Nam
Forward
1980
Tomas Harant
Defense
1980
Philippe Archambault
Goaltender
1980
Dennis Canfield
Goaltender
1980
Marko Sertic
Defense
1980
Krisztian Szajbert
Defense
1980
Fredrik Astergren
Goaltender
1980
Erin Elizabeth Hafermann
Defense
1980
Christian Rune Backman
Defense
1980
Anthony Nicholas D'Arpino
Defense
1980
Marc-Andre Lalande
Defense
1980
Carolyn Lindley
Defense
1980
Kevin Wust
Goaltender
1980
Amanda Lee Mathison
Defense
1981
Mark Phibbs
Left Wing
1981
Levente Keresztes
Forward
1981
Brendson Ramsey
Goaltender
1981
Peter Zingoni
Center
1981
James Uihlein
Forward
1981
Sean Patrick Kotary
Center
1981
Hugo Lehoux
Defense
1981
Adam Lavelle
Goaltender
1981
Jean-Philippe Glaude
Defense
1981
Jason Miller
Defense
1981
Mike Zalewski
Forward
1981
Olivier Paquet
Defense
1981
Jean-Francois Touchette
Left Wing
1982
Mattias Johnson
Forward
1982
Tomas Netik
Left Wing
1982
Richard Tubrett
Center
1982
Aaron Fraser
Right Wing
1982
Steve Collova
Defense
1982
Bill Gerry
Goaltender
1982
Miloslav Topol
Forward
1982
Chung-Hwan Han
Defense
1982
Artyom Sergeyevich Chernov
Center
1982
Jamie Brock
Center
1982
Vasilijus Fedotovas
Defense
1983
Michel Finn
Left Wing
1983
Mikael Reuterlov
Defense
1983
Petri Koskinen
Left Wing
1983
Andreas Kleinheinz
Center
1983
Mike Dryer
Forward
1983
Nathan Hunt
Defense
1983
Kelly Sullivan
Defense
1983
David Jordan
Forward
1983
Maris Rozenieks
Goaltender
1983
Pablo Gijon
Forward
1983
Tom-Martin Hammerstad
Center
1983
Jean-Francois "Cyro" Cyr
Right Wing
1983
Andrej Peredelskij
Goaltender
1983
Marc Rancourt
Left Wing
1984
Patrick Levesque
Left Wing
1984
Karine Groulx
Forward
1984
Robert Olsson
Center
1984
Ari Reunanen
Goaltender
1984
Jason Usher
Defense
1984
Matthew Davis
Goaltender
1984
Matt (John) Matthew Williams-Kovacs
Right Wing
1984
Aaron Johnson
Goaltender
1984
Stefano Regno
Defense
1984
Melissa Schaeffer
Forward/Defence
1984
Brett Novak
Right Wing
1985
Chris Ong-Tone
Left Wing
1985
Peter Lindner
Forward
1985
Jakub Kubrak
Defense
1985
Joe Rand
Left Wing
1986
Danny (Daniel) Taylor
Goaltender
1986
Carl Mathieu
Center
1986
Gerome Mart
Forward
1986
David Krejci
Center
1986
David Jonas
Forward
1986
Roman Polak
Defense
1986
Shawn Evans
Right Wing
1986
Pierre-Luc Faubert
Center
1986
Victor Wallin
Right Wing
1986
Brian Soso
Right Wing
1987
Ryan Wagner
Defense
1987
Kayvon Ayati
Forward
1987
Todd Doepker
Defense
1987
Derek Jubb
Forward
1987
Kevin Asselin
Center
1987
Huw Rouse
Defense
1987
Steve (Stephen) Mallaro
Right Wing
1987
Francis Charland
Forward
1987
Gary Friesen
Center
1987
Vladimir Svacina
Right Wing
1987
Shawn Tucker
Defense
1987
Danny Rossman
Right Wing
1987
Tom (Thomas) Robert O'Brien
Goaltender
1987
Justin Stadler
Forward
1987
Francis Guerette-Charland
Right Wing
1987
Alex Chiltsov
Defense
1987
Chris Hopkins
Forward
1987
Mickey Dudley
Defense
1987
Chelsea S. Burnett
Defense
1987
Daniel Rahimi
Defense
1987
Casper Santanen
Defense
1987
Mike (Michael) Power
Defense
1987
Aritz Nogueras
Forward
1987
Neil Pashkoski
Center
1988
Jonathan "Captain Serious, Taser" Toews
Center
1988
Andrew Bailey
Right Wing
1988
Niclas Morgan Andersen
Defense
1988
Mike Hossack
Defense
1988
Mike Wincel
Goaltender
1988
Wilhelm Lanz
Defense
1988
Evan Spier
Defense
1988
Pongsakorn Ananthananukoon
Forward
1988
Tyler Leimbrock
Forward
1988
Jenn (Jennifer) Lynn Bragger
Defense
1988
Levi Joseph Nelson
Center
1988
Christian Landry
Right Wing
1988
Will O'Neill
Defense
1988
Furman South
Forward
1988
Justin Letizia
Forward
1988
Marc-Andre Ethier
Left Wing
1988
Sarah Murray
Defense
1988
T. J. Dineen
Defense
1989
C. J. (Christopher) Lee
Forward
1989
Alexandre Berard
Goaltender
1989
Luke (Lucas) A. Glendening
Center
1989
Nick Zaino
Forward
1989
Cole Eustache
Forward
1989
Christopher Barrea
Defense
1989
Philippe Robitaille
Goaltender
1989
Daniel McCarthy
Forward
1989
Francois Gatien-Rioux
Defense
1989
Artem Aleksandrovich Kisly
Right Wing
1989
Carter Selinger
Right Wing
1989
Dustin Cameron
Left Wing
1989
Clinton Lee Morris
Forward
1989
Devin Kerckhof
Defense
1990
Tyler Beskorowany
Goaltender
1990
John Joseph Patafie
Goaltender
1990
Klemens Kohlstrunk
Defense
1990
Jeremy Noreau
Defense
1990
Alexandra Johansson
Center
1990
Brayden Metz
Center
1990
Frantisek Gerhat
Left Wing
1990
Tyler Pistone
Forward
1990
Timothy Hooker
Forward
1990
Brandon Boyd
Forward
1990
Carl Dahlen
Defense
1990
Eric Daunais
Forward
1990
Stuart Poulin
Forward
1990
Zuzana Findurova
Center
1990
Cameron Bernier
Defense
1991
Brody Aukerman
Defense
1991
Ryan Brisebois
Unknown
1991
Tyler Joy
Forward
1991
Guillaume Simard
Center
1991
Reed Broadhurst
Left Wing
1991
Nathan Holter
Defense
1991
Gabriel Cote
Center
1991
Steve (Stephen) Ginand
Defense
1991
Eriks Sevcenko
Defense
1991
Jeffrey Pinto
Center
1992
Marcel Santi
Forward
1992
Samuel Carrier
Defense
1992
Stewart Bell
Forward
1992
Phil (Phillip) Verreault
Defense
1992
Jake Heisinger
Forward
1992
Drew Brown
Forward
1992
Derek Burns
Forward
1992
Tyler Cooke
Defense
1992
Rene-Dave Pelchat
Forward
1992
Axel Wemmenborn
Forward
1992
Michel Gamache
Defense
1992
Warwick du Preez
Forward
1992
Brandon Parrone
Defense
1992
Phil (Vincent) Luongo
Defense
1992
Alexander Barr
Right Wing
1992
Steven Widmer
Forward
1992
Joey Picard
Right Wing
1992
Christine Bestland
Forward
1992
Katie MacSorley
Forward
1992
Stefan Hagen
Center
1992
Max Bouffard
Goaltender
1992
Joe Breslin
Left Wing
1992
Nicholas Gradkowski
Forward
1992
Daniel Stollery
Defense
1992
Ronnie Walsh
Center
1992
Michael Rivera
Forward
1992
Brendyn Illchuk
Center
1993
Rebecca Graeve
Defense
1993
Taylor Wertman
Defense
1993
Jesper Bargard
Forward
1993
Tomas Kvapil
Defense
1993
Tianyi Zhang
Defense
1993
Yan Primeau
Left Wing
1993
Tommy Schutt
Forward
1993
Ben MacDonald
Forward/Defence
1993
Joseph Jablonski
Forward
1993
Rylan Veitch
Forward
1993
Allie (Alice) Mann Hughes
Defense
1993
Nick (Nicholas) Finn
Forward
1993
Stephon Williams
Goaltender
1993
Kevin Reid
Left Wing
1993
Jevgeni Missenjov
Forward
1993
Brett Shute
Left Wing
1993
Denin Boesch
Defense
1993
Mike Walker
Left Wing
1993
Chace Smith
Forward
1994
Jerod Sabaska
Defense
1994
Tyler Gallagher
Defense
1994
Jerry Ennett
Forward
1994
Dan Doherty
Forward
1994
Lucas Paulsen
Goaltender
1994
Garrett Weitzel
Defense
1994
Corey Giffel
Forward
1994
Ryan Tinsley
Defense
1994
Taylor Henry
Center
1994
Shaun Harrison
Forward
1994
Ross Venus
Left Wing
1994
Brendan Bujold
Forward
1994
Felix Jarry
Left Wing
1994
Viktor Liljegren
Forward
1994
Ky Horn
Center
1994
Luke Griffin
Left Wing
1994
Greg Wilson
Forward
1994
Lucas Paulsen
Goaltender
1994
Matthew Jenkins
Goaltender
1994
Joonas Korpisalo
Goaltender
1994
Thomas Smail
Defense
1994
Nikolai Andreyevich Glukhov
Defense
1995
Spencer Bomboir
Goaltender
1995
Kellen Marchand
Forward
1995
Jalen Schulz
Defense
1995
Ryan Baker
Forward
1995
Casey Forte
Forward
1995
Philip Hellstrom
Forward
1995
Joose Antonen
Center
1995
Sam (Samuel) Rennaker
Center
1995
Harrison Aide
Forward
1995
Connor Clifton
Defense
1995
Kevin Madden
Forward
1995
Abbey Diabo
Defense
1995
Emilie Anne Brigham
Forward
1995
Brandon Dorrington
Goaltender
1995
Christoffer Sjoo
Goaltender
1995
Santino Centorame
Defense
1996
Sam Young
Forward
1996
Jordan Thomson
Defense
1996
Jackson Graalum
Forward
1996
Jeremy Brunet
Center
1996
Olivier Breau
Forward
1996
Eric Ahlberg
Goaltender
1996
Stefan Trost
Right Wing
1996
Attila Janovits
Forward
1996
Landon Gross
Left Wing
1996
Matt Lueken
Forward
1996
Lukas Hosnedl
Goaltender
1996
Denver Ghent
Forward
1996
May Tam
Defense
1996
Kyle Lissel
Defense
1996
Mike Nichols
Forward
1996
Jonathan Chin
Goaltender
1997
Kai Laux
Forward
1997
Erik Colstrup
Defense
1997
Xavier Potvin
Goaltender
1997
Ben McLeod
Defense
1997
Zach Grzelewski
Center
1997
Misha Moor
Defense
1997
Jinglin Qian
Defense
1997
Fredrik Jorgensen
Forward
1997
Matt Doran
Defense
1997
Taylor Traenkle
Forward
1997
Austin Wong
Defense
1997
Jordan Miller
Defense
1997
Rasmus Fahlander
Goaltender
1997
Tom Novak
Forward
1997
Simon Klemmer
Right Wing
1997
Miguel Flores
Defense
1997
Jeremy Lauzon
Defense
1997
Cole Williams
Defense
1997
Kadrian Klimchuk
Forward
1998
Maurice Becker
Center
1998
Marc-Eric Bourque
Defense
1998
Alex D'Orio
Goaltender
1999
Keegan Randell
Defense
1999
Vincent Rivest
Goaltender
2000

Players who died on: April 28  
  Name     Position Year
Fred (Frederick) "Red" Strobel
Forward/Defence
1937
Alex (Alexander) Norquay
Cover Point
1939
Hartland Brydges MacDougall
Goaltender
1947
Frank Myler Roessing
Point
1952
Reg (Ernest) Reginald Sandford
Point
1953
Frank (Francis) Edward Parnell Baker
Rover
1959
Joseph Daniel Savard
Goaltender
1961
Frank O'Ginski
Center
1961
Gord (Gordon) Walter "Rock" Hudson
Defense
1962
Art (Arthur) Wilhart Koski
Unknown
1969
Charles Denston Dickey
Center
1976
Jack (John) Osborn Filkin
Center
1977
Rolly (Joseph) Lucien Roland Sarault
Goaltender
1982
Olle (Olof) Martin "Snisas" Andersson
Right Wing
1990
Harold "Howl" Darragh
Left Wing
1993
Lyle Charles Blair
Left Wing
1996
Trey (Charles) Harrison Coley
Defense
1998
Vladimir Sergeevich Solodov
Defense
1999
Andrei Konstantinovich Smirnov
Defense
2001
Howard "Swat" Mason
Right Wing
2001
Chesley Frederick Carlson
Unknown
2003
Cantley William Speers
Forward
2003
Fred Albert Hitt
Goaltender
2004
Stan (Stanley) Elwood "Steamer" Maxwell
Left Wing
2008
Vince (Vincent) Ronald "Vinny" Scott
Left Wing
2010
Arnie (Arne) Stanley Simonsen
Unknown
2011
Bob (Robert) James Coupe
Center
2011
Gord (Gordon) McKnight
Unknown
2011
Bill (William) McMaster
Defense
2013
Edgar "Beaver" Laprade
Center
2014
Lionel "Choo Choo" Repka
Defense
2015
Duri Camichel
Center
2015
Bob (Robert) Allan Geddes
Left Wing
2016