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Events in Sport

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1979-10-14 - NHL's greatest scorer Wayne Gretzky scores his 1st NHL goal
1980-04-01 - Wayne Gretzky breaks Bobby Orr's record with 103rd assist
1980-04-02 - Wayne Gretzky becomes 1st teenager to score 50 goals in a season
1981-12-12 - Wayne Gretzky scores quickest 50th goal (game 39)
1981-12-27 - Oiler Wayne Gretzky becomes fastest NHLer to get 100 pts (38th game)
1981-12-30 - Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record of 50 goals by 39th game of season
1982-02-12 - Wayne Gretzky scores 153rd point of season, tieing NHL record
1982-02-24 - Wayne Gretzky scores NHL-record 78th goal of season en route to 92
1982-03-25 - Wayne Gretzky becomes 1st NHL to score 200 points in a season
1983-02-08 - Wayne Gretzky sets NHL all star record of 4 goals in 1 period
1983-04-17 - Islanders tie NHL record with 3 shorthanded playoff goals vs Rangers Rangers 7-Isles 6-Patrick Div Finals-Isles hold 2-1 lead Wayne Gretzky scores 7 points in one Stanley Cup playoff game
Ice Hockey Great Wayne GretzkyIce Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky 1983-11-19 - Edmonton Oilers beat NJ Devils, 13-4, Wayne Gretzky calls the Devils "a Mickey Mouse organization"
1984-01-27 - LA Kings end Wayne Gretzky's NHL-record 51-game scoring streak
1984-01-28 - LA Kings stop Wayne Gretzky 51 game scoring streak
1984-02-11 - Wayne Gretzky sets NHL short handed season scoring record at 11
1984-04-24 - Oiler's Wayne Gretzky is 3rd to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot
1984-12-19 - Wayne Gretzky, 23, is 18th & youngest NHL-er to score 1,000 points
1985-01-26 - Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky scores 50th goal in 49th game of season
1985-03-29 - Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist
1985-04-25 - For 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Cup game
1986-03-07 - Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 136th assist
1986-04-04 - Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 213th point of season
1986-11-22 - Wayne Gretzky, Edmonton, became 13th NHLer to score 500 goals
1987-03-11 - Wayne Gretzky scores 1,500th NHL point
1987-04-05 - Wayne Gretzky wins 7th straight NHL scoring title
1987-04-09 - For 3rd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Stanley Cup game Wayne Gretzky passes Jean Beliveau as all time playoff scoring champ
1988-03-01 - Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe with his record 1,050th NHL assist
1988-04-03 - Mario Lemieux wins NHL scoring title, stopping Gretzky's 7 year streak
1988-07-16 - Wayne Gretzky (NHL) & Janet Jones (Police Acad 5) wed in Edmonton
1988-08-09 - Edmonton Oilers trade Wayne Gretzky to LA Kings for $15-$20 millions
1988-11-23 - Wayne Gretzky scores his 600th NHL goal
1989-01-21 - Wayne Gretzky passes Marcel Dionne to become NHL's 2nd all time scorer
1989-01-21 - Wayne Gretzky passes Marcel Dionne to become NHL's 2nd all time scorer
1989-02-12 - Gretzky sets 2 records, his 45th hat trick & 10th 40+ goal season
1989-06-07 - Wayne Gretzky wins his 9th NHL Hart (MVP) Trophy in 10 years
1989-10-15 - Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howes as NHL's all time top scorer
Tennis Player Martina NavratilovaTennis Player Martina Navratilova 1989-12-29 - Wayne Gretzky & Martina Navratilova, named athletes of decade by AP
1991-01-03 - LA King Wayne Gretzky scores his 700th goal against NY Islanders
1991-02-25 - Bruce McNall, Wayne Gretzky & John Candy buy CFL's Toronto Argonauts
1991-04-10 - LA King Wayne Gretzky scores NHL record 93rd playoff goal
1994-03-21 - Wayne Gretzky ties Gordie Howe's NHL record of 801 goals
1994-03-23 - Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record with 802 goals scored
1996-07-21 - Wayne Gretzky signs a 2 year deal with NY Rangers
1998-01-09 - Hockey News selects Wayne Gretzky best NHL player ever

Birthdays in Sport

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1938-10-08 - Walter Gretzky, father of Wayne Gretzky
1961-01-26 - Wayne Gretzky, Brantford Ont, NHL great scorer (Oiler, King, Rangers)
1967-02-16 - Keith Gretzky, former hockey player; brother of Wayne Gretzky


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