In memory of Igor Dmitriev
October 19 marks the 79th anniversary of Igor Dmitriev's birthday, a legendary ice hockey coach who won the 1988 and 1992 Olympic Games, the 1989 and 1990 World Championship, the 1987 and 1991 European Championship and a silver medal of the 1987 Canada Cup.
73 years since the birth of Sergei Mikhalyov
October 5 marks the 73rd anniversary of Sergei Mikhalyov's birthday, an honoured Russian ice hockey coach who won the domestic championship, the European Cup and the silver medal of the national league during his successful career.
In memory of Vladimir Egorov
September 25 marks the 109th anniversary of the birth of Vladimir Egorov, who was an honoured USSR Master of Sport and one of the founders of the national ice hockey school.
In memory of Valentin Kuzin
Legendary Soviet ice hockey forward Valentin Kuzin, who won the 1956 Olympic Games, the World Championship in 1954 and 1956 and the USSR championship in 1954, would have turned 94 years of age today on September 23.
95 years since the birth of Pavel Zhiburtovich
September 8 marks 95 years since the birth of Pavel Zhiburtovich, an honoured USSR ice hockey player who won the World Championship in 1954 and the domestic championship in 1951, 1952 and 1953.
75 years since the birth of Viktor Blinov
Viktor Blinov, who won the Olympic Games and the World Championship with the senior USSR national team in 1968, who have turned 75 years of age on September 1.
In memory of Alexander Skvortsov
August 28th marks the 66th anniversary of Alexander Skvortsov's birthday, a legendary Soviet forward who won the 1984 Olympic Games and the World Championship on three occasions (1979, 1981, 1983).