Maurice Richard
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Joseph Henri Maurice Richard (1921 - 2000)

Joseph Henri Maurice (Maurice) "The Rocket" Richard
Born in Montréal, Québec, Canadamap
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Died in Montréal, Québec, Canadamap
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Maurice Richard (baptisé Joseph-Henri-Maurice), dit le Rocket, joueur de hockey professionnel, machiniste et commerçant, né le 4 août 1921 à Montréal, aîné des huit enfants d’Onésime Richard et d’Alice Laramée; le 12 septembre 1942, il épousa à Montréal Lucille Norchet (décédée en 1994), et ils eurent cinq garçons et deux filles; décédé le 27 mai 2000 à Montréal.[1]

Maurice Richard marquant son 500e but, le premier joueur de la LNH à accomplir cela.


  1. Michel Vigneault, « RICHARD, MAURICE, dit le Rocket », dans Dictionnaire biographique du Canada, vol. 22, Université Laval/University of Toronto, 2003– , consulté le 14 avril 2019,

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I removed PPP because it does not qualify for that designation, but yes it is a Canada Project profile and the project should also be a manager here.
posted by Dave Rutherford
shouldn't Canada Project also be a manager on this profile, since it is under PPP?
posted by Danielle Liard
Hey guys! If you get a chance, we have someone who would like to connect to AJ, and they know they are related to Maurice. If you can track down a connection to him, it would help us out. No rush-just when your insanely busy lives give you a spare moment :)


posted by Abby (Brown) Glann

Maurice is 22 degrees from Jaki Erdoes, 22 degrees from Wallis Windsor and 23 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.