In 1972 John French scores the 1st Whalers overtime goal vs Cleveland.
In 1979 Alan Hangsleben records the 1st Whalers NHL major penalty (fighting) vs Quebec.
In 1986 Dave Barr plays his 1st career Whalers game, scoring his 1st Whalers goal vs Buffalo.
In 1987 Ron Francis collects his 500th career NHL point (an assist) vs Chicago.
In 1954 Mike Rogers was born in Calgary, ALTA