Canadian ice hockey playerDied when: 88 years 279 days (1065 months)
Star Sign: Cancer
Irvine Wallace "Ace" Bailey (July 3, 1903 – April 7, 1992) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player.He played for the Toronto Maple Leafs for eight seasons, from 1926–1933.
His playing career ended with a fight he encountered during a game against the Boston Bruins; he was severely injured in the resulting scrum.
He is the first professional sports player to have a jersey number retired in his honour.Bailey led the NHL in scoring in 1929, and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1975.