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Clarence "Hap" Day (June 1, 1901February 17, 1990) was a Canadian sportsman in ice hockey who enjoyed a 33-year career with the National Hockey League as a player, referee, coach and general manager. June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The modernized NHL shield logo, debuting in 2005. ...


Day was born in Owen Sound, Ontario, and began playing professional hockey in 1924 with the Toronto St. Pats; after the St. Pats were purchased in 1927 by Conn Smythe and turned into the Toronto Maple Leafs, Day was the team's first captain and held that honor until he moved to the New York Americans in 1937. Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) Land 917,741 km² Water 158,654 km² (14. ... 1924 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The Toronto Maple Leafs are a National Hockey League team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... 1927 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Conn Stafford Smythe (Born: February 1, 1895 in Toronto, Ontario-November 18, 1980 in Caledon, Ontario) was a Canadian builder in the National Hockey League. ... The Toronto Maple Leafs are a National Hockey League (NHL) team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... New York Americans, 1929 The New York Americans were a professional ice hockey team that played in New York City in the National Hockey League. ... 1937 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Day spent the next two years as a referee before returning to Toronto as a highly successful coach. He guided the Leafs from 1940-41 to 1949-50, winning the Stanley Cup five times. Day became assistant general manager to Smythe in 1950, and he was responsible for running the team until 1957, when he retired to enter business life. Day was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1961. Day died in St. Thomas, Ontario at age 88. The Stanley Cup is inscribed with the names of all the players on the teams that have won it. ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Hockey Hall of Fame is in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; it is devoted to ice hockey rather than the field variety of the game. ... See also: 1960 in sports, other events of 1961, 1962 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing Stock car racing: Marvin Panch won the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Ned Jarrett Indianapolis 500 - A.J. Foyt USAC Racing - A.J. Foyt won the driving championship Formula One... {{Canadian City/Disable Field={{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: City of St. ...


External link

  • Hockey Hall of Fame


Preceded by:
Dick Irvin
Head Coaches of the Toronto Maple Leafs
1940-1950
Succeeded by:
Joe Primeau


James Dickinson Dick Irvin (July 19, 1892 - May, 1957) was a Canadian ice hockey player and coach in the National Hockey League. ... List of Toronto Maple Leafs head coaches: Categories: Toronto Maple Leafs coaches | Lists of sportspersons ... Joe Primeau (born January 29, 1906 in Lindsay, Ontario, Canada), was a professional ice hockey player. ...


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Hap Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (194 words)
Day enjoyed a 33-year career as a player, referee, coach and general manager, and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1961.
Day spent the next two years as a referee before returning to Toronto as a highly successful coach.
Day became assistant general manager to Smythe in 1950, and he was responsible for running the team until 1957, when he retired to enter business life.
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