Mario Lemieux Rank
About Mario Lemieux
Mario Lemieux, also known by the nicknames “The Magnificent One” and “Super Mario”, is a celebrated Canadian retired ice hockey player who spent his entire National Hockey League (NHL) career playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins. He is regarded as one of the greatest players the sport has ever seen.
He is the youngest of the three sons born to Pierrette and Jean-Guy Lemieux. In 1993, he got married to Nathalie Asselin. The union produced four children.
As a player, he helped Pittsburgh win the 1991 and 1992 Stanley Cup Finals.
He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame and Canada's Walk of Fame in 1997 and 2004 respectively.
He was a member of the Canada national men's hockey team that won Gold in the 2002 Winter Olympics.
In 1999, he became owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins after buying the team out of bankruptcy.
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Famous quotes by Mario Lemieux
I don't try to match wine with food, I just drink what I like. And I think a lot of people are going towards that now, which never used to be in the past.Mario Lemieux
The first few games that we played against some of the teams, the young guys, you know, want a stick sign or photo sign, and I think that they respect what I have achieved throughout my career.Mario Lemieux
Mario Lemieux's Popularity
Mario Lemieux is a famous Canadian ice hockey player, who was born on October 5, 1965. As a person born on this date, Mario Lemieux is listed in our database as the 24th most popular celebrity for the day (October 5) and the 73rd most popular for the year (1965).
People born on October 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Mario Lemieux is the 765th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Mario Lemieux's birthday, Mario Lemieux is the 326th most famous Canadian and ranks 14th in famous people born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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