Kalevi Numminen

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Veijo Kalevi Numminen (born January 31, 1940 in Tampere, Finland) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played in the SM-liiga. He played for Tappara. He was inducted into the Finnish Hockey Hall of Fame in 1986.

Numminen has also coached the national team of Finland in 1973-1974 and then again 1977-1982.

Kalevi's two sons, Teemu Numminen and Teppo Numminen are professional ice hockey players, with Teppo playing over 1,000 career games in the National Hockey League.

Preceded by
Len Lunde
Finnish national ice hockey team coach
1973–1974
Succeeded by
Seppo Liitsola
Preceded by
Seppo Liitsola
Finnish national ice hockey team coach
1977–1982
Succeeded by
Alpo Suhonen

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