Yevgeni Babich

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This name uses Eastern Slavic naming customs; the patronymic is Makarovich and the family name is Babich.
Yevgeni Babich
Born (1921-01-07)January 7, 1921
Moscow, Soviet Union
Died June 11, 1972(1972-06-11) (aged 51)
Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st 6 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for HC CSKA Moscow
National team  Soviet Union
Playing career 1946–1957
Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Gold medal – first place 1956 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ice hockey

Yevgeni Makarovich Babich (January 7, 1921 – June 11, 1972) was an ice hockey player who played in the Soviet Hockey League.

Biography[edit]

Babich played for HC CSKA Moscow.[citation needed] He was inducted into the Russian and Soviet Hockey Hall of Fame in 1953.[citation needed]

He committed suicide by hanging himself in a bathroom.[citation needed]

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