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Beliveau, Jean Marc

Born: 1931 AD
Currently alive, at 84 years of age.
Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Hockey Player

1931 – Born on the 31st of August in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada.

1951 – Played Center for Montreal Canadiens.

1953 – Won the Quebec Senior Hockey League scoring championship with the Quebec Aces.

         – Joined the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League.

1956 – Won the Art Ross Memorial Trophy as the league’s scoring champion, Hart Memorial Trophy as most valuable player.

1970 – Jean Béliveau retired at the end of the NHL season.

1971 – Established the "Jean Béliveau Foundation".

1993 – Transferred the foundation to the "Society for Disabled Children."

1994 – Offered the position of Governor General of Canada but declined the position.

1995 – He received Loyola Medal.

         – Member of the National Order of Quebec and is a Companion of the Order of Canada.

1998 – He was appointed as a companion to the Order of Canada on the 6th of May.

2001 – His name was added to Canada’s Walk of Fame.

         – Honored with his portrait on a Canadian postage stamp.

2004 – Jean Béliveau supported the NHL’s position in the National Hockey League labor dispute.