François ‘Frank’ Xavier Boucher

Biography

Athlete : Hockey
Year Inducted: 1966
Date of Birth: January 7th, 1901
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

Francois ‘Frank’ Xavier Boucher (deceased) spent twenty-two years in professional hockey with Ottawa, Vancouver and the New York Rangers. He stayed with the Rangers’ organization from 1926 until 1944 and played on two Stanley Cup winning teams as a player and as a coach. Considered one of the great play makers of all time. He won the Lady Byng Trophy seven times in eight seasons.

  • He is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame.
  • He was inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame in 1975