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Howie Morenz
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Birth Date:June 21, 1902
Astrology Sign:Cancer
Chinese Sign:Tiger - Yang
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Died Date:March 8, 1937

Occupation:Hockey player

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Howie Morenz

Biography:Howie Morenz Howarth William "Howie" Morenz, known as both The Stratford Streak and The Mitchell Meteor (June 21, 1902-March 8, 1937 in Mitchell, Ontario, Canada) was a professional ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. He played mostly for the Montreal Canadiens from 1923 to 1934 and for the Chicago Blackhawks 1934 to 1935 and the New York Rangers 1935-1936 then again for Montreal 1936-1937.

Howie Morenz was a three-time winner of the Hart Memorial Trophy as the league's most valuable player and a two-time scoring leader (prior to the introduction of the Art Ross Trophy).

His career ended on January 28, 1937 when he suffered a multiple fracture broken leg, during a home game versus the Chicago Blackhawks. The injury did more than to just end his career, as it eventually took his life as a result of complications on March 8, 1937. The Montreal Forum was turned into a shrine where a memorial was held for his thousands of loyal fans. He was one of the first to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1945. He was also inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame. His jersey number (#7) was retired on November 2, 1937.

In 1950, Howie Morenz was voted the outstanding hockey player of the first half-century by a national press poll.

Howie Morenz is interred in the Mount Royal Cemetery in Montreal, Quebec. His daughter Marlene is the widow of fellow Hockey Hall of Famer Bernie Geoffrion.

Preceded by: Nels Stewart Winner of the Hart Trophy 1931, 1932 Succeeded by: Eddie Shore Preceded by: Herb Gardiner Winner of the Hart Trophy 1928 Succeeded by: Roy Worters Preceded by: Cooney Weiland NHL Scoring Champion 1931 Succeeded by: Harvey Jackson Preceded by: Bill Cook NHL Scoring Champion 1928 Succeeded by: Ace Bailey

Chinese Horoscope for Howie Morenz
Includes characteristics and Vices
Howie Morenz's Chinese Horoscope
Chinese Year: February 08, 1902 - January 28, 1903
Birthday: June 21, 1902

The Tiger is a Yang,
and is the Third sign of the Chinese horoscope.

Good Luck

Personality and Character Cards:
Numerology is used to calculate tarot cards

Howie Morenz's Personality Tarot Card The Hanged Man - Personality Card

Birthday: June 21, 1902

A sacrifice must be made in order to gain something of great value.

Howie Morenz's Character Tarot Card The Empress - Character Card

Birthday: June 21, 1902

Abundance, fruitfulness and fertility; perhaps marriage or children.

This year's Growth Tarot Card
Based on this year's birthday

Howie Morenz's Growth Tarot Card The Wheel of Fortune

Birthday: June 21, 2017

A new chapter is starting; problems are solved through changes in circumstances.




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