Esposito, Tony

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Name
Esposito, Tony Gender: M
Anthony James Esposito
born on 23 April 1943 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )
Place Sault Ste.Marie, Ontario (CAN), 46n31, 84w20
Timezone EWT h4w (is war time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 02°46' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 16°16 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 06°58'



Tony Esposito (with the Chicago Black Hawks in 1973)

Biography

Canadian-American professional ice hockey goaltender, who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL). He was one of the pioneers of the now popular butterfly style. Tony was the younger brother of Phil Esposito, a centre. Both brothers had notable careers and are enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Esposito's jersey number 35 was retired by the Blackhawks in 1988. He was the goalie with the Montreal Canadiens (1968-1969) and Chicago Black Hawks (1969-1983).

Esposito and his wife Marilyn had two sons, Mark and Jason. Tony Esposito died on 10 August 2021 at the age of 78 from pancreatic cancer.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • business associate/partner relationship with Hull, Bobby (born 3 January 1939). Notes: Team mates with the Chicago Black Hawks

Events

  • Work : Prize 4 May 1969 in St.Louis (Won Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens)
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  • Death by Disease 10 August 2021 (Pancreatic cancer, age 78)
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Source Notes

Dana Haynes quotes his brother Phil.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Size (1.80 m/ 5 ft 11 in)
  • Traits : Body : Weight (84 kg/ 185 lb)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Cancer (Pancreatic)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons)
  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate
  • Vocation : Sports : Hockey (Ice hockey goaltender)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Stanley Cup)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (NHL player, 1968-1983)