Jaromír Jágr is a professional Czech ice hockey player who began his National Hockey League (NHL) career in 1990 with the Pittsburgh Penguins. He later played for the Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers before joining Avangard Omsk of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) in 2008. He returned to the NHL in 2011. He has also represented the Czech Republic in several major hockey tournaments.
In 2005, he won the Czech Sportsperson of the Year award. He also won the 2006 Best NHL Player ESPY Award.
In 2015, at the age of 42 years and 322 days, he made history by becoming the oldest player in the history of the NHL to score a hat trick.
He is a gambler, whose gambling addiction has seen him lose lots of money over the years. In 2003, he revealed that he settled gambling debts of almost $1 million.
is a famous Czech ice hockey player,
who was born on
February 15, 1972. As a person born on this date, Jaromír Jágr is listed in our database as the 5th
most popular celebrity for the day (February 15) and the 45th most popular for the year (1972).
People born on February 15
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer.
Jaromír Jágr is the 187th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Jaromír Jágr's birthday, Jaromír Jágr is the 2nd most famous Czech.
In general, Jaromír Jágr ranks as the 2258th
most popular famous person, and the 4th most popular hockey player of all time.
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