Birth day: Jan 26, 1961
Childbirth location: Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Childbirth behalf: Wayne Douglas Gretzky
Dad: Walter Gretzky, phone laboratory assistant
Mom: Phyllis (Hockin) Gretzky
Wedding: Jeanette Jones (jul 16, 1988-this)
Family: Emma, Tristan, Trevor, Ty, Paulina
Nicknamed “same Large A.”
Just gamer to include his jersey quantity (not. 99) retired by the Domestic Ice hockey League.
Decorated the Hart Prize (NHL MVP) niner times (1980-1987, 1989).
Won the Art Ross Prize (NHL counting name) 10 times (1981-1987, 1990-1991, 1994).
Done a cameo on the laundry soap opera, “same Youthful and the Uneasy,” in 1981.
Company-owner of the small restaurant Wayne Gretzky’s in center Toronto.
Portion-owner of Wayne Gretzky Estates wines of Ontario’s Niagara area.
1974 – At age 13, lot his 1,000th life expectancy purpose, in an trade show ice hockey play.
1978 – At the Planet Younger League, leads the competition in 17 points (eight goals and niner assists).
Jun 1978 – Turns vocational, signature in the Indianapolis Racers of the Planet Ice hockey Associate.
Nov 2, 1978 – Gretzky’s agreement is sold out to the Edmonton Oilers. The Oilers are one of four persons Planet Ice hockey Associate teams to accede the Domestic Ice hockey League in 1979.
Oct 14, 1979 – Lot his at first NHL purpose versus the Vancouver Canucks.
1983-1984 – Lot at low one spot in 51 serial games. Gretzky’s recording of the longest serial spot counting strip remnant busy in the NHL.
Aug 9, 1988 – His trading to the Los Angeles Royal is announced.
Oct 15, 1989 – Surpasses Gordie Howe to be the NHL’s all-time guideline secretary, in points 1850 and 1851.
Oct 26, 1990 – Earns his 2,000th carrier spot, the just NHL gamer to achieve how milestone.
March 23, 1994 – Lot his 802oy purpose, fleeting Gordie Howe as the all-time guideline purpose secretary.
Feb 27, 1996 – Sold of the Los Angeles Royal to the St. Louis Blues music.
Jul 21, 1996 – Signs in the New York Rangers as an unlimited complimentary broker.
Apr 18, 1999 – Retires next the Rangers’ 2-1 losing in overtime work to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Gretzky play 20 change of seasons in the NHL, and a full of 21 change of seasons professionally.
Oct 1, 1999 – Gretzky’s jersey, quantity 99, is officially retired league-wide.
Jun 2, 2000 – Announced as the operating affiliate of the Phoenix Coyotes. Gretzky formally begins his stance on Feb 15, 2001, while the selling of the Coyotes is finished, and as well becomes a minority group proprietor.
2002 – Establishes the Wayne Gretzky Basis to communicate destitute youthful in ice hockey.
Oct 2016 – Becomes affiliate and defect president of the Oilers Amusement Team, that owns the Edmonton Oilers.