biographical name Wayne 1961- Canadian ice hockey player

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  • Gretzky — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Brent Gretzky (* 1972), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Keith Gretzky (* 1967), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler und trainer Wayne Gretzky (* 1961), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler, trainer und funktionär Diese… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gretzky — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Les personnes suivantes portent le nom de Gretzky Brent Gretzky (1972 ), frère cadet de Wayne et ancien joueur de hockey Keith Gretzky (1967 ), frère… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gretzky — noun high scoring Canadian ice hockey player (born in 1961) • Syn: ↑Wayne Gretzky • Instance Hypernyms: ↑hockey player, ↑ice hockey player …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gretzky — Grẹtzky,   Wayne (»The Great«), kanad. Eishockeyspieler, * Brantfort (Prov. Ontario) 26. 1. 1961; spielte u. a. bei Edmonton Oilers (1979 88), Los Angeles Kings (1988 96), New York Rangers (1996 99); gewann u. a. viermal den Stanley Cup (1984/85 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gretzky family — Gretzky redirects here. For the album, see Gretzky (album) The Gretzky family is a Canadian American family to which the all star ice hockey player, Wayne Gretzky, belongs. Family * Albert Gretzky (born 1942) * Walter Gretzky (October 8, 1938) *… …   Wikipedia

  • Gretzky, Wayne — ▪ 2000       On April 18, 1999, Canadian athlete Wayne Gretzky said goodbye to the National Hockey League (NHL) as he played in his last professional game. His retirement marked the end of a 20 year career, during which he rewrote record books… …   Universalium

  • Gretzky (album) — Infobox Album Name = Gretzky Type = studio Artist = Electro Quarterstaff Released = October 24, 2006 Recorded = April 29 May 3, 2006 Genre = Progressive metal Thrash metal Length = 51:32 Label = Willowtip Records Producer = Craig Boychuk Reviews …   Wikipedia

  • Gretzky's office — n. In ice hockey, the area behind the opposition s goal. Example Citation: Ken Dryden, writing in Sports Illustrated years ago, alluded to [Wayne] Gretzky s low panic threshold. He would wait until the last second before committing himself to a… …   New words

  • Gretzky,Wayne — Gretz·ky (grĕtʹskē), Wayne. Born 1961. Canadian hockey player. A center mainly for the Edmonton Oilers (1978 1988) and Los Angeles Kings (1989 1995), he became the National Hockey League s all time leading scorer in 1989 and the all time leading… …   Universalium

  • Gretzky, Wayne (Douglas) — born Jan. 26, 1961, Brantford, Ont., Can. Canadian ice hockey player, considered the greatest in the history of the game. As centre and captain for the Edmonton Oilers (1979–88), he led his team to four Stanley Cup victories, becoming the first… …   Universalium

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