NHL left winger who became the first U.S.-born player to lead the league in goals. He was a 5-time All-Star best known for his days with the Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix Coyotes and St. Louis Blues.He retired only the fourth American-born player to score 500 career goals.He and Mike Modano were two of the few American-born players to top 500 career goals.BEFORE FAME
He had 51 points in his rookie season, making it onto the NHL's All-Rookie Team.PERSONAL LIFE
He fathered three children with Chantal Oster.FUN FACTS
Hockey player Keith Tkachuk were born on Tuesday, in a leap year, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Spring in the Chinese year of Rat, it is 75 days until Keith Tkachuk next birthday.
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