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Don Cherry Early Career
Cherry started his career as a hockey player. In the early life, he played junior hockey with Barrie Flyers and the Windsor Spitfires in the Ontario Hockey Association. In 1953 cherry won the Memorial Cup as a defenceman Barrie Flyers. Then he joined the American Hockey League’s (AHL) with Hershey Bears.
In 1955 cherry played his only NHL game. He played 20 years in the minor league. He retired in 1970 as a player. He played 19 final games with Rochester Americans. He won Calder Cup 4 times.
After retirement cherry works as a Cadillac salesman and a construction worker.Also, he works as a house painter, earning $2 per hour. Cherry become coach of American Hockey League’s Rochester Americans in the middle of the 1971-1972 season and the coach of the year.
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Don Cherry born on February 5, 1934, in Kingston, Canada. His full name is Donald Stewart Cherry. His birthplace is Kinston, Canada. Don Cherry is a Canadian Citizen. He is a famous hockey commentator and game analysis. Don Cherry’s age is 86.
|Full Name||Donald Stewart Cherry|
|Age||86 years in 2020|
|Birth Place||Kingston, Canada|
|Birth Name||Don Cherry|
|Famous For||Famous for hockey commentator and analysis|
|Occupation||Hockey coach, commentator, Player,|
|Home Town||Kingston, Canada|
|Food Habit||Non- Vegetarian|
Body Structure/ Measurement
|Weight:||82 kg(might be changed)|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches|
|Body Build Type:||Will update soon|
|Show Size:||12 (UK)|
Don Cherry’s father’s name is Delmar (Del) and his mother’s name is Maude Cherry.
Cherry’s father was an amateur athlete and worked at Canadian Steamship Lines as an electrician. Carry’s younger brother Dick Cherry also a hockey player.
|Spouse||Luba Cherry (died), Rosemarie Cherry|
|Siblings||Dick Cherry (brother)|
Don Cherry’s first year with Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League, he met with Rosemarie (Rose).Then they fall in love and got married in 1957.They had one son and one daughter. In 1997 Rose died of liver cancer. And 1999 Don Cherry married his 2nd wife, Luba.
|Dating With?||Dating With Rosemarie Cherry|
|Girl Friend||Rosemarie Cherry|
|Wife||1.Rosemarie Cherry (1957-1997) (dead)|
2.Luba Cherry (1999)
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He dropped out high school in 1954.
|High School||Local School|
Career statistics as a Player
Head Coaching Record
|BOS||1974–75||80||40||26||14||94||2nd in Adams|
|BOS||1975–76||80||48||15||17||113||1st in Adams|
|BOS||1976–77||80||49||23||8||106||1st in Adams|
|BOS||1977–78||80||51||18||11||113||1st in Adams|
|BOS||1978–79||80||43||23||14||100||1st in Adams|
|CLR||1979–80||80||19||48||13||51||6th in Smythe|
Don Cherry Net Worth is $10 million.(approx)
|Favorite Food||Butter chicken|
|Favorite Actor||Tom Cruise|
|Love To Do||Travelling and playing Hockey|
Don Cherry Pet
He has Bull Terrier Dog named Blue
Some Fact About Don Cherry
1.Don Cherry Started his career as a hockey player
2.After retired he struggle to work as a salesman and a construction worker.
3.He worked as a used painter and earning per $2 hour.
4.In the -1972 session he started his coacing career.
5.Cerry was the best AHL’s “coach of the year”.
6.CBC hired him as a studio analyst and also commentator.
8.Cherry was criticized for comments targeting specific ethnicities.
9.Cherry creates controversy about hockey and politics.
10.Cherry Got honorary membership of the Police Association of Ontario
11.Cherry acts as Jack Nelson in the television series Power play.