BirthdayJune 15, 1969
BirthplaceBrandon, Canada

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Sheldon Kennedy

    Full name: Sheldon Kennedy
    Also known as: Sheldon Kennedy, Kennedy, Sheldon
    Professions: Canadian ice hockey player
    Work: The Sheldon Kennedy Story

  2. Sheldon Kennedy Measurements

    Height: 1.78
    Weight: 77.11

  3. Sheldon Kennedy Known for

    Coached into Silence (2016), The Owen Hart Foundation: A Look Back (2014), Swift Current (2014), Voice of Courage (2007)

  4. Sheldon Kennedy Biography

    Sheldon Kennedy (born June 15, 1969) is a former professional ice hockey player. He played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins and Calgary Flames in the National Hockey League (NHL). Kennedy was drafted by the Red Wings in the fourth round of the 1988 NHL Entry Draft while playing with the Swift Current Broncos of the Western Hockey League (WHL). In the WHL, Kennedy helped the Broncos capture the 1989 Memorial Cup, and was named to the tournament all-star team. Kennedy represented Canada internationally at the World Junior Championships in 1988 and 1989. He helped Canada win a gold medal at the 1988 tournament. Kennedy was born in Brandon, Manitoba, but grew up in Elkhorn, Manitoba.Kennedy is known for going public as a victim of sexual abuse by his coach, Graham James. In 1998, Kennedy roller bladed across Canada to raise awareness and funds for sexual abuse victims. Currently, Kennedy serves as a spokesperson for violence and abuse prevention programs with the Canadian Red Cross.

  5. Sheldon Kennedy Family

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