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William Joseph Stewart (September 26, 1894 - February 14, 1964) was an American coach and sports official who was an ice hockey referee and coach, and also an umpire in Major League Baseball. In his first season as head coach of the Chicago Blackhawks, he led the team to a Stanley Cup championship in 1938. Born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, he is the only American-trained head coach to win the Stanley Cup. He was also an umpire in the National League from 1933 to 1954, and officiated in four World Series (1937, 1943, 1948, 1953). He also was the home plate umpire for Johnny Vander Meer's second consecutive no-hitter in 1938. September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1894 (MDCCCXCIV) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... American Hockey League referee Dean Morton In ice hockey, an official is a person who has some responsibility in enforcing the rules or maintaining the order of the game. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Chicago Blackhawks are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. ... The Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup is the championship trophy of the National Hockey League (NHL), the major professional hockey league in Canada and the United States. ... The classic NHL shield logo The 1937-38 NHL season was the 21st season of the National Hockey League. ...   Nickname: River City Settled: 1730 â€“ Incorporated: 1764 Zip Code(s): 01420 â€“ Area Code(s): 351 / 978 Official website: http://www. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs, or simply the National League, is the older of two leagues constituting Major League Baseball in the United States and Canada (until 2005 when the Montreal Expos moved to Washington) and the worlds oldest extant professional team sports league. ... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... The 1937 World Series featured the defending champion New York Yankees and the New York Giants in a rematch of the 1936 Series. ... The 1943 World Series matched the defending champion St. ... The 1948 World Series matched the Cleveland Indians, who had won the American League pennant in a one-game playoff against the Boston Red Sox, and the Boston Braves, who had won the National League pennant for the first time since the Miracle Braves team of 1914. ... The 1953 World Series matched the four-time defending champion New York Yankees against the Brooklyn Dodgers in a rematch of the 1952 Series. ... John Samuel Vander Meer born November 2, 1914 - October 6, 1997 in Prospect Park, New Jersey was a Major League Baseball pitcher. ... In baseball and softball, a no-hit game (more commonly known as a no-hitter) refers to a contest in which one of the teams has prevented the other from getting an official hit during the entire length of the game, which must be at least 9 innings by the... The following are the baseball events of the year 1938 throughout the world. ...


Stewart became the NHL's first U.S.-born referee in 1928, and served in that capacity until 1941 excepting his two years (1937-39) as Chicago's coach. He coached the U.S. national hockey team in 1957, posting a 23-3-1 record, but the team was barred by the State Department from participating in the World Championships following the Soviet invasion of Hungary. “NHL” redirects here. ... The American national mens hockey team is the national ice hockey team for the United States. ... The United States Department of State, often referred to as the State Department, is the Cabinet-level foreign affairs agency of the United States government, equivalent to foreign ministries in other countries. ... The Ice Hockey World Championship is an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation. ... Combatants Soviet Union; ÁVH (Hungarian State Security Police) Ad hoc local Hungarian militias Commanders Ivan Konev Various independent militia leaders Strength 150,000 troops, 6,000 tanks Unknown number of militia and soldiers Casualties 722 killed, 1,251 wounded[1] 2,500 killed 13,000 wounded[2] The Hungarian Revolution...


Stewart died at age 69 in Boston, Massachusetts. He was inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame in 1982. His grandson Paul also became an NHL player and referee. Nickname: City on the Hill, Beantown, Athens of America, The Hub (of the Universe)1 Location in Massachusetts, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Massachusetts County Suffolk County Government  - Mayor Thomas M. Menino (D) Area  - City  89. ... The United States Hockey Hall of Fame, located at 801 Hat Trick Avenue in Eveleth, Minnesota serves to honor those individuals that have contributed to the sport of hockey in the United States. ... See also: 1981 in sports, other events of 1982, 1983 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Darrell Waltrip Bobby Allison won the Daytona 500 CART Racing - Rick Mears won the season championship Indianapolis 500 - Gordon Johncock Formula One Champion - Keke... Paul Stewart (born March 24, 1952 in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts) was a professional ice hockey player and National Hockey League (NHL) referee. ...

The Chicago Blackhawks are a professional ice hockey team based in Chicago, Illinois. ... The Curse of Muldoon was a phenomenon that supposedly prevented the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League from finishing in first place, either in their division or, in the Original Six era of 1942 to 1967, in the single-division NHL. It may have been the first public example... Barney Stanley (June 1, 1893 in Paisley, Ontario - May 16, 1971) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Edmonton Eskimos, Vancouver Millionaires, Calgary Tigers, Regina Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks. ... Frederick Hugh Lehman (October 27, 1885 in Pembroke, Ontario - April 6, 1961) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenseman who played for the Chicago Blackhawks in the National Hockey League. ... Herb Gardiner (May 8, 1891 in Winnipeg, Manitoba - January 11, 1972) was a Canadian professional ice hockey winger who played for the Montreal Canadiens and Chicago Blackhawks in the National Hockey League. ... James Dickinson Dick Irvin (July 19, 1892 - May, 1957) was a Canadian ice hockey player and coach in the National Hockey League. ... Tommy Gorman (born June 9, 1886 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada) - May 15, 1961) was a general manager in the National Hockey League. ... Clem Loughlin was a defenceman who played hockey for the Victoria Cougars of the Western Canada Hockey League and the Chicago Black Hawks of the National Hockey League and coached the Black Hawks for three seasons starting with 1934-35. ... Paul Thompson is the head coach of Great Britains most successful ice hockey team in recent years. ... Johnny Gottselig (Джонни Готтселиг; born 24 June 1906 in Odessa, Russia - May 15, 1986) was a professional ice hockey left winger who played 17 seasons for the Chicago Blackhawks of the NHL between 1928 and 1946. ... Charlie Conacher Charles William Charlie Conacher (b. ... Ebbie Goodfellow (April 9, 1906 – September 10, 1985) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Detroit Red Wings in the National Hockey League. ... Sid Abel (February 18, 1918 - February 7, 2000) was an Canadian professional hockey player and later coach in the National Hockey League. ... Frank Eddolls (Born July 5, 1921 in Lachine, Quebec - Died August 13, 1961 in Ridgeway, Ontario) was a defenceman in the National Hockey League who played for the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers, and coached the Chicago Blackhawks in 1954-55. ... Tommy Ivan served as the second Detroit Red Wings head coach, from 1947 to 1954, winning three Stanley Cups. ... Rudy Pilous (August 11, 1914 - December, 1994) was a Canadian National Hockey League coach. ... Billy Reay (August 21, 1918 - September 23, 2004) was a Canadian National Hockey League hockey player and coach. ... Bill Earl White (born August 26, 1939) is a former Canadian ice hockey player and coach. ... Bob Pulford (March 31, 1936 in Newton Robinson, Ontario) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Los Angeles Kings in the National Hockey League. ... Edward Joseph Eddie Johnston (born November 23, 1935 in Montreal, Quebec) is a former player and coach in the National Hockey League. ... Keith Magnuson (born 27 April 1947 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada - died 15 December 2003) was a professional ice hockey defenseman who played in the [National Hockey League|NHL]] between 1969 and 1980. ... Orval Tessier (Born - June 30, 1933 in Cornwall, Ontario, Canada) is a retired Canadian Professional Hockey Centerman and Coach who played 3 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins and who coached for 3 seasons in the National Hockey League with the Chicago Black... Bob Murdoch (Born - May 17, 1947 in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada) is a retired Canadian professional Hockey Defenceman and Coach who played 12 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens, Los Angeles Kings, Atlanta Flames and Calgary Flames and who coached 10 seasons in the National Hockey... Michael Edward Keenan (born October 21, 1949 in Bowmanville, Ontario) is the former General Manager of the Florida Panthers. ... Darryl John Sutter (born August 19, 1958 in Viking, Alberta) was a Canadian forward player and coach, and current general manager of the Calgary Flames in the National Hockey League. ... Craig Hartsburg (born June 29, 1959 in Stratford, Ontario, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey defenceman who played ten seasons with the Minnesota North Stars of the National Hockey League from 1979-80 until 1988-89. ... Dirk Milton Graham (born July 29, 1959 in Regina, Saskatchewan) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota North Stars in the National Hockey League. ... Alpo Suhonen (born June 17, 1948 in Valkeakoski, Finland) was the first Europe born NHL head coach in 50 years when he took over the Chicago Blackhawks on May 22, 2000. ... Brian Sutter (Born October 7, 1956 in Viking, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian and current head coach and former forward in the National Hockey League. ... Trent Yawney (Born: September 29, 1965 in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a retired hockey defenceman and currently head coach of the NHL Chicago Blackhawks. ... Denis Joseph Savard (born February 4, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player in the National Hockey League from 1980 to 1997. ...

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  • U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame

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Bill Stewart, athletic director at Fairfield High School since 1992, has resigned and been reassigned to a teaching position within the district.
Stewart and the board of education and the superintendent,'' said Charles Wiedemann, the Fairfield superintendent.
Stewart, who is responsible for the start-up of gymnastics and boys' volleyball this spring at Fairfield and for instituting freshman girls' and boys' soccer at the school, lists three memorable accomplishments during his tenure.
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