Wayne Gretzky (Young) – Childhood Photos, Age, Family, Height, Weight and More

Biography - A Short Wiki

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Former Canadian ice hockey player and former head coach Wayne Gretzky. It is remarkable to note that he had played twenty seasons in the National Hockey League. He has been called ‘The greatest hockey player ever.’ He was born on January 26, 1961, in Brantford, Ontario, Canada. Gretzky is the leading scorer in NHL history. It is also remarkable to note that he tallied over 100 points in 16 professional seasons.

Career Highlights

Wayne Gretzky has been very successful throughout the years.

Starting his career at the age of 14, he gave a stupendous performance in all the matches held in Toronto in which he participated. This gave him a wide opportunity for his future growth. However, the World Hockey Association does not allow players below 20 to participate; several WHA teams courted Gretzky to sign and play being one of the promising young players. He scored his first professional goal against Dave Dryden of the Edmonton Oilers.

Family and Personal Life

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Gretzky’s participation as a judge in the ‘Dance Fever’ gave him the chance to meet actress Janet Jones, and they got married in July 1988. They now have five children.

Family Information
Wife/Spouse (Name):Janet Jones (m. 1988)
Children/KidsYes (Paulina Gretzky, Tristan Gretzky, Emma Gretzky, Ty Gretzky, Trevor Gretzky)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A
Civil StatusMarried

Wayne Gretzky - Childhood Pics

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Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameWayne Douglas Gretzky
Gender (Biological)Male
Age (as of today)61 years
Date of BirthJanuary 26, 1961
Place of BirthBrantford, Canada
NationalityCanadian
Height1.83 m, 6 feet
Weight84 kg, 185 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$280 million
OccupationFormer Head Coach, Ice Hockey Player

Height, Weight, and Age

Wayne Gretzky's height is quite tall measuring 1.83 m. Wayne Gretzky weighs 84 kg. Being born on January 26, 1961, translates to an age of 61 years as of todays date (August 13, 2022).

Quotes

I get a feeling about where a teammate is going to be. A lot of times, I can turn and pass without even looking.

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Growing up, I was always the small guy.

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It’s an honour and a thrill and a privilege just to play in the NHL.

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I think that from the time you start playing sports as a child you see that your responsibility to your team is to play the best that you can play as an individual… and yet, not take anything away from being part of a team.

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The only way a kid is going to practice is if it’s total fun for him… and it was for me.

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