Turk Broda

Turk Broda's Death

Born (Birthday) May 15, 1914

Death Date October 17, 1972

Age of Death 58 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death Toronto, Canada

Profession Hockey Player

The hockey player Turk Broda died at the age of 58. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender who set numerous records with the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs.

He acquired the name Turk from his high school days, when he was called Turkey Egg for his freckles.

He retired holding a record 13 Stanley Cup shutouts and 101 total Stanley Cup games played.

How did Turk Broda die?

In 2005, Broda was inducted into the National Polish American Sports Hall of Fame. He died in 1972 at the age of 58 from a heart attack.