We congratulate Viktor Shalimov!
Today, on the 20th of April, 1976 Olympic champion and honoured Soviet ice hockey player Viktor Shalimov celebrates his birthday.
The Russian Ice Hockey Federation wishes Viktor a happy birthday, as well as family warmth, happiness and health.
Shalimov Viktor Ivanovich
Born on the 20th of April 1951 in Solnechnogorsk
1974 honoured USSR Master of Sports
1976 Olympic champion
Three-time world and European champion (1975, 1981, 1982)
1976 World Championship silver medalist
1977 World Championship bronze medalist
1976 and 1977 European championship bronze medalist
1981 Canada Cup winner
USSR champion in 1976
Silver medalist of the USSR championship (1973, 1981—1984)
Bronze USSR championship medalist in 1972, 1975, 1979 and 1980
1977 USSR Cup finalist