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Gus Mortson was born on 24 January, 1925 in New Liskeard, Ontario, Canada, is a player. Discover Gus Mortson’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 90 years old?

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Age 90 years old
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Born 24 January 1925
Birthday 24 January
Birthplace New Liskeard, Ontario, Canada
Date of death (2015-08-08)
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Nationality Canada

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Gus Mortson Height, Weight & Measurements

At 90 years old, Gus Mortson height
is 5 ft 11 in (180 cm) and Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb).

Physical Status
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
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Dating & Relationship status

He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don’t have much information about He’s past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.

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Gus Mortson Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Gus Mortson worth at the age of 90 years old? Gus Mortson’s income source is mostly from being a successful player. He is from Canada. We have estimated
Gus Mortson’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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After retirement from hockey Mortson was involved in the food and beverage business and lived in Oakville, Ontario. In 1970, he moved to Timmins becoming a stockbroker and later as a mining company representative. He died in Timmins, Ontario, on August 8, 2015. He was 90 years old, survived by wife Sheila and six children, and predeceased by one son.


After his NHL career ended, Mortson played professional hockey with the American Hockey League’s Buffalo Bisons, and retired in 1967 while playing semi-professional with the Oakville Oaks of the Ontario Hockey Association Senior A League.


In 1952 Mortson was traded to the Chicago Black Hawks, along with Cal Gardner, Ray Hannigan, and Al Rollins, for Harry Lumley. Mortson played for the Black Hawks for six seasons. In 1956–57 he led the league in penalty minutes for the fourth time. He was then traded to the Detroit Red Wings in 1958 and played one season for them. Mortson played 797 games and had 198 points and 1,380 penalty minutes in his 13-year NHL career. He was known for his physical play and got into numerous fights.


In 1946–47 Mortson joined the NHL’s Toronto Maple Leafs, where he played for the next six seasons. He and fellow defenceman Jim Thomson were known as the “Gold Dust Twins”, and the two helped the Maple Leafs win Stanley Cups in 1947, 1948, 1949, and 1951. In the 1948 All Star game, Mortson and Gordie Howe squared off and, as of 2015, are the only players to fight in an NHL All-Star Game. In 1950, Mortson was named to the league’s first all-star team.


Mortson grew up in Northern Ontario. He joined the St. Michael’s Majors of the Ontario Hockey Association Jr. league in 1943–44 and played two seasons for them. He then turned professional and played for the United States Hockey League’s Tulsa Oilers in 1945–46, compiling 48 points in 51 games.


James Angus Gerald “Old Hardrock” Mortson (January 24, 1925 – August 8, 2015) was a Canadian ice hockey defenceman in the National Hockey League (NHL). He played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Black Hawks, and Detroit Red Wings, winning four Stanley Cups with Toronto. He also played in eight NHL All Star Games.