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Players born on: July 4        
  Name        
Position
Year
George Knight Killam
Right Wing
1878
John "Jack" Dunphy
Point
1882
George H. Porter
Goaltender
1882
Eddie (Edward) Joseph Giroux
Goaltender
1883
Frank (Francis) Norlande Ruttan
Right Wing
1885
Ray Gillis
Forward
1887
Thomas P. Grady
Forward
1887
Ed (Edward) McDermott
Right Wing
1888
Cy (Hubert) Cyril Giroux
Right Wing
1890
Art (William) James Arthur "Dunc" Duncan
Defense
1891
John Johnson
Defense
1897
Jake (Vernor) Vivian "Jumpin' Jackie" Forbes
Goaltender
1897
Vic (Victor) Arthur Desjardins Member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame
Center
1898
David "Muske" Bederoff
Forward
1901
Ake Nyberg
Forward/Defence
1903
Wilf (Wilfred) Reginald "Petch" Cude
Goaltender
1910
Bud (Alexander) Hugar
Center
1912
Cyril "Cheddy" Thompson
Center
1915
Marcel Bernard Tremblay
Right Wing
1915
Joe (Joseph) Henry Fisher
Right Wing
1916
Euleterijus "Leo" Bacinskas
Forward
1916
Olle Thylin
Forward
1917
Miller Emil Olinik
Forward
1920
Hugh McMahon Foley
Unknown
1925
George Elmer Edwards
Left Wing
1926
Paul Eugene Pelow
Unknown
1926
Rune Alm
Forward/Defence
1927
Goran Osterberg
Defense
1929
Joseph Lowthian Hudson
Unknown
1931
Alex (Alexander) Reid
Forward
1933
Ross William Turnbull
Right Wing
1934
Arne Bogg
Forward
1936
Jules Blackburn
Right Wing
1937
Terry (Terrence) Milford
Center
1938
Fred Churla
Defense
1940
Pat (Patrick) James "Whitey" Stapleton
Defense
1940
Harvey Turnbull
Left Wing
1941
Esko Antero Kaonpaa
Forward
1942
Gunther Loher
Forward
1943
Bob Turnbull
Unknown
1945
Miroslav Novak
Forward
1945
Ken (Kenneth) Elgin Gratton
Center
1946
Juha "Whitey, Flying Finn" Widing
Center
1947
Ron (Joseph) Cyril Dussiaume
Left Wing
1948
Kjell Augustsson
Forward
1948
Esa Kari
Unknown
1949
Pete McDonald
Left Wing
1949
Ted Plowe
Forward
1950
Mel Gushattey
Forward
1951
Robbie Linkilde
Right Wing
1951
Bernd Beyerbach
Defense
1952
John Severn Bednarski
Defense
1952
Milan Chalupa
Defense
1953
Pavel Bakus
Goaltender
1953
Don (Donald) Carlson
Goaltender
1954
Ian Richard MacPhee
Right Wing
1954
Sergei Aleksandrovich Tyulyapkin
Goaltender
1954
Ignaz Berndaner
Defense
1954
Boris Molchanov
Forward
1954
Randy Johnson
Goaltender
1955
Roger Seguin
Left Wing
1955
Rick Tarasuk
Right Wing
1956
Milan Mokros
Defense
1957
Rene Hamelin
Right Wing
1957
Gail M. Griffith
Forward
1958
Frank Barth
Forward
1958
Marian Bezak
Forward
1958
Gerard Jubinville
Right Wing
1959
Bruce Craig Howes
Defense
1960
Christoph Augsten
Right Wing
1961
Anne Mette Nedergaard
Forward
1962
Kevin "Mac" McClelland
Right Wing
1962
Misko Antisin
Left Wing
1964
Rick Osburn
Defense
1964
Dan Nummikoski
Right Wing
1966
Peter Gulda
Defense
1966
Igor Vyacheslavovich Fedulov
Center
1966
Mike Curtis
Forward
1966
Jaroslav Hlavnicka
Forward
1966
Ralph Drensek
Forward
1967
Jean-Claude Latour
Left Wing
1967
Stephen Douglas Ellis
Defense
1968
Vibeke Waters
Forward
1968
Craig Forrest
Center
1968
Andre Marois
Unknown
1968
Stephane Bouchard
Left Wing
1969
Clark Polglase
Defense
1969
Cooper "Casper" Naylor
Forward
1970
Jacek Respondek
Defense
1970
Bruno Villeneuve
Right Wing
1970
Ralf Lux
Defense
1970
Patrick Hebert
Defense
1970
Joacim Esbjors
Defense
1970
Steve (Steven) Andrew Rucchin
Center
1971
Sven Paschek
Forward
1971
Daryl Krauss
Center
1972
Matt (Matthew) Friesen
Center
1972
Jaynen G Rissling
Defense
1972
Elmar Boiger
Forward
1972
Mike (Michael) Rudolf Knuble
Right Wing
1972
Patrice Jette
Forward
1973
Doug Mann
Right Wing
1973
Elvis Beslagic
Defense
1973
Dan Faassen
Defense
1973
Andre Blais
Center
1974
Chad Vizzuti
Goaltender
1974
Niek Beukema
Forward
1974
Timo Specht
Forward
1975
Rob Boyko
Right Wing
1975
Emilie Gimbel Schnitman
Forward
1975
Mike (Michael) Ryan Crowley
Defense
1975
Reinhard Divis
Goaltender
1975
Frederic Brodin
Defense
1976
Mario Kazda
Forward
1976
Jessika Audet
Goaltender
1976
Dominic Couture
Forward
1977
Tommy Therrien
Unknown
1977
Andre Carriere
Defense
1977
Jim (James) Nagle
Center
1977
Tommy Syvret
Defense
1977
Domagoj Radin
Center
1977
Vadims Tjoluskins
Defense
1977
Tobias Netter
Forward
1977
Hiroo Iizuka
Forward
1977
Konstantins Kovanskis
Forward
1977
Doug Horan
Defense
1978
Jonathan Girard
Defense
1978
Vlastimil Lakosil
Goaltender
1979
Mark Bozek
Forward
1979
Michael Smidt
Center
1979
Jim Blosser
Forward
1979
Daniel Gauthier
Unknown
1979
Cindy M. Biron
Forward
1979
Mattias Karlin
Right Wing
1979
Vitali Leonidovich Atyushov
Defense
1979
Denis Vladimirovich Khlystov
Forward
1979
Gilbert Bisaillon
Defense
1979
Travis Payne
Forward
1979
Joey Fetta
Right Wing
1979
Tom Dibbern
Forward
1979
Fedor Vasilievich Polischuk
Center
1979
Samuel Polomsky
Right Wing
1980
Joel Cameron
Goaltender
1980
Simon-Pierre Roy
Center
1980
Adam MacLean
Goaltender
1980
Eric Rosenberg
Forward
1980
Andy Howard
Forward
1981
Jeff Lumsden
Forward
1981
Jeremy Schreiber
Defense
1981
Robbie Barker
Defense
1981
Jerome Bergeron
Center
1981
Jay Dardis
Center
1981
Andy Franck
Goaltender
1981
Scott C. Gouthro
Goaltender
1981
Cameron DeYoung
Defense
1981
Bjorn Erik Jonny Melin
Right Wing
1981
Chad St. Onge
Right Wing
1981
Bob (Robert) Finch
Forward
1982
Corey Waszkielewicz
Defense
1982
Roman Morgunov
Defense
1982
James Lutz
Forward
1982
Travis Wight
Defense
1982
Patryk Noworyta
Defense
1983
Jang-Won Pyo
Forward
1983
Louis Bertrand
Goaltender
1983
Pierre-Luc Roy
Defense
1983
John Gleason
Right Wing
1983
Patrice Castonguay
Defense
1983
Thomas Godtel
Defense
1983
Brady (Olafur) Olsen
Forward
1983
Peter Crocker
Forward
1983
Hilary Beth Bulger
Forward
1983
Ryan Boak
Center
1983
Scott Braganza
Left Wing
1984
Nate Rein
Forward
1984
Randy Highbaugh
Defense
1984
David Chang
Goaltender
1984
Luke Fritshaw
Defense
1984
Michael O'Donnell
Defense
1984
Ryan Cruthers
Right Wing
1984
Reese St. Goddard
Goaltender
1985
Jeremy Turgeon
Defense
1985
Eric Dacyk
Defense
1985
Meredith Miller
Forward
1985
Ivan Fedorenko
Defense
1985
Marko Ferlez
Left Wing
1985
Michiel Peeters
Forward
1985
Denis Kurtsevich
Defense
1985
Scott Canfield
Defense
1985
Mathieu Villeneuve
Center
1985
Danick Jasmin-Riel
Left Wing
1985
Fédérick Sonier
Defense
1985
Greg (Gregory) Moore
Defense
1985
Paul Nannicelli
Forward
1986
Kevin Coger
Forward
1986
Damian Dubel
Forward
1986
Mitsuaki Inoue
Goaltender
1986
Matt (Matthew) Allen Dalton
Goaltender
1986
Jake Allison
Forward
1986
Roblemar Real
Forward
1986
Mathieu Hebert
Center
1986
Ben Ramsay
Defense
1986
Cory Smith
Center
1986
Ryan Rasmussen
Goaltender
1986
Stephanie Dunn
Forward
1986
Colin Stone
Center
1986
Matt Dreiheim
Forward
1986
Chris Mooney
Left Wing
1986
Matthias Pierron
Forward
1987
Sean Wilson
Forward
1987
Emanuel Grund
Defense
1987
Sean Reid
Defense
1987
John Haley
Forward
1987
Maxim Vyacheslavovich Sergeev
Defense
1987
Mark Williams
Defense
1987
John Murray
Goaltender
1987
Tanner Stockwell
Defense
1987
Kyle Peters
Center
1987
Liza Ryabkina
Forward
1987
Bradley Gallant
Right Wing
1987
Peter Skoggard
Goaltender
1988
Patrick Colclough
Forward
1988
Jordan Gagne
Center
1988
Igor Nikolaevich Zubov
Defense
1988
Jacob Ridgway
Goaltender
1988
Joe (Joseph) Edward Caveney
Forward
1988
Jenna Kilpatrick
Forward
1988
Taylor Hewson
Goaltender
1988
Youri Leblanc-Thouin
Left Wing
1988
Claudio Cadonau
Defense
1988
Brad Davis
Forward
1988
Connor Gregory
Forward
1988
Alex Olson
Defense
1988
Billy (William) Colclough
Forward
1988
Justin Emasie
Goaltender
1989
Adam Bezak
Right Wing
1989
Nathan Wiebe
Defense
1989
Jean-Philippe Simoneau
Center
1989
Darren Turner
Forward
1989
Daniel Herling
Forward
1989
Tomas Vyletelka
Forward
1989
Kyle Pichler
Forward
1989
Keith P. Kinkaid
Goaltender
1989
Cody Vann
Defense
1989
Luca Cunti
Center
1989
Skyler Winsor
Forward
1989
Stefan Bacher
Defense
1989
Raffael "" Luthi
Left Wing
1989
Tomas Striz
Forward
1989
Daniel Pineyro
Defense
1989
Jordanna Peroff
Forward
1989
Frankie Saad
Forward
1989
Corey Moore
Goaltender
1989
Chris Morrissette
Forward/Defence
1989
Vyacheslav Igorevich Andryuschenko
Forward
1989
Rodrigo Perez-Galicia
Defense
1990
Grant Gettinger
Defense
1990
Jake William Gardiner
Defense
1990
Paul Sirignano
Forward
1990
Tomas Sykora
Left Wing
1990
Nicolas Boyer
Center
1990
D. J. Doucette
Unknown
1990
Christopher Laroche
Defense
1990
Randall Groot
Right Wing
1990
Mike Boese
Defense
1990
Patrick Spelliscy
Defense
1990
Chengyuan Lee
Forward
1990
Cory Thorson
Forward
1990
Kali Gillanders
Forward
1990
Lee Turner
Forward
1990
Jan Kupec
Center
1990
Blake Adams
Defense
1990
Todd Kennedy
Center
1990
Joonis Liimatainen
Defense
1991
Marc-Andre Renaud
Defense
1991
Garrett Laidler
Goaltender
1991
Alexander Cumming
Forward
1991
Jeremy Isbell
Forward
1991
Davis Haug
Forward
1991
Paul Grenier
Left Wing
1991
Arthur Legrand
Goaltender
1991
Stephanie Dovaston
Forward
1991
Brendan Mitchell
Defense
1992
Christoph Rondeau-Lemire
Defense
1992
Brett Baker
Defense
1992
Kristen Richards
Forward
1992
Kyle Dube
Defense
1992
Josee Daoust
Forward
1992
T.J. Tootoo
Forward
1992
Anthony Geib
Left Wing
1992
Andrew Crawford
Defense
1992
Colin Dunne
Goaltender
1992
Corey Spuck
Forward
1992
Craig Fay
Forward
1992
Chase Harris
Defense
1993
Garrett Holmes
Left Wing
1993
Mitch Backhouse
Goaltender
1993
Daniel Sakalian
Defense
1993
Pierrick "" Beutler
Defense
1993
David D'astous
Goaltender
1993
Zach Adams
Defense
1993
Graydon Benner
Defense
1993
Daniel Dolejs
Goaltender
1994
Isaac Hale
Defense
1994
Timothy Taylor
Forward
1994
Erik Andersson
Left Wing
1994
Jeff Stallard
Goaltender
1994
Roman Uchyn
Forward
1994
Ken Forton
Defense
1994
Sergey Barkin
Forward
1994
Fredrik Larsson
Defense
1994
Clemens Ritschel
Goaltender
1994
Alexei Arno
Goaltender
1994
Mihael Potocnik
Defense
1994
Trevor Carrick
Defense
1994
Aaron Neufeld
Forward
1994
Doyle Somerby
Defense
1994
Maxime Morissette
Right Wing
1994
Colton Jones
Forward
1995
Nika Lomidze
Defense
1995
Tim Dreschmann
Right Wing
1995
Andrew Bond
Forward
1995
Jack McDonald
Goaltender
1995
Artturi Alekssanteri Ismonpoika Lehkonen
Left Wing
1995
Alexandre Duckett-Dufresne
Goaltender
1995
Pavel Jekel
Goaltender
1995
Carter Hansen
Right Wing
1995
Luca Mattivi
Defense
1995
Noah Zilbert
Forward
1995
Jason Dickinson
Left Wing
1995
Liam Smith
Goaltender
1995
Devin Brosseau
Center
1995
Tristan Schwarz
Forward
1995
Krysztof Dudkiewicz
Forward
1996
Butrus Ghafari
Defense
1996
Lane Michasiw
Goaltender
1996
Bekmukhambet Tulepbergen
Forward
1996
Kevin Groulx
Right Wing
1996
Evan Hanson
Forward
1996
Jamie Wilson
Defense
1996
Colin Farrell
Forward
1996
T.J. Melancon
Defense
1996
Christoph Barein
Defense
1996
Jesse Wallace
Forward
1997
Connor Moore
Defense
1997
Nolan Volcan
Left Wing
1998
Joey "" Kubachka
Center
1998
Maximilian Pietschmann
Forward
1998

Players who died on: July 4  
  Name     Position Year
Darcy (Stephen) Darcy Regan
Goaltender
1921
Carson "Shovel Shot" Cooper
Right Wing
1955
William "Dr." Lapatnikoff
Left Wing
1967
Leo Sargent
Goaltender
1969
Filip Wetterholm
Forward
1975
Bruno Guttowski
Forward/Defence
1977
Tadeusz Władysław Kilanowicz
Forward
1979
Bill (William) Burrows "Red" Waddell
Goaltender
1982
Edgar "Chick" Gromoll
Defense
1984
Harvey Stone
Goaltender
1985
Sweeney (David) Schriner
Left Wing
1990
Albert Rigby Euerby
Unknown
1991
Ollie (Walter) Dorohoy
Center
1997
Pierre Bourquin
Forward
2002
Alexander Krevsun
Left Wing
2002
Christian (John) Christian "Chrisse" Rapp
Center
2004
Cliff (Joseph) Emilien Clifford "Red" Goupille
Defense
2005
Wes (John) William Wesley Frechette
Unknown
2008
Earl Whittemore Harrington
Unknown
2009
Ron (Ronald) Roberts
Forward
2012
Harvey Carl Lloyd
Right Wing
2012
Tony (Anthony) Licari
Right Wing
2013
Ed (Edward) Charles McCaffery
Defense
2013