1924 - Born on the 19th of December in Montreal, Quebec.
1947 - He played for Montreal Canadiens of the NHL.
1951-1952 - He became an All-Star team member.
1954 - Scored the Cup-winning goal against the Detroit Red Wings and earned the Stanley cup.
1955 - He won his first of seven James Norris Memorial Trophy.
1963 - Doug went to New York and played for several teams before finishing his NHL career
1969 - Played for St. Louis Blues.
1973 - He was unanimously voted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
1985 - He was offered a job with the Montreal Canadiens as a scout.
- He retired from playing hockey.
1998 - Doug was ranked number 6 on the Hockey News list of the 100 Greatest Hockey Players.
2000 - Doug was honored by the government of Canada by placing his image on a Canadian postage stamp.
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