MONTREAL -- Exactly 30 years ago today, the Auld clan was swaddling their new bundle of joy, Alex in blankets at the hospital in Cold Lake, AB not knowing that their little guy was taking his first breaths on his way to NHL stardom. As the Habs’ birthday boy gets set to blow out the candles today, why not take a minute to see what else has gone down on this date in history.
The Year of the Monkey
There’s nothing wrong with a little monkeying around according to the Chinese zodiac. Monkeys are fun-loving people who really enjoy a good time with friends, family or anyone else for that matter. They love practical jokes and like to play tricks on colleagues and friends alike.