|Born April 12, 1945 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. Fran Huck had a splendid major junior career with the Regina Pats scoring more than 135 points in each of his two full seasons with the club. He joined the Canadian National Team at the 1966 IIHF World Championship in Ljubljana and was selected to the tournament all-star team. Huck won a bronze medal at the 1966 and 1967 IIHF World Championships as well as at the 1968 Olympic Winter Games, where he earned his second tournament all-star award. He played his last IIHF World Championship tournament in 1969 in Stockholm. Huck also played professional ice hockey in the NHL with the Montreal Canadiens and the St. Louis Blues from 1969 to 1973 and then in the WHA with the Winnipeg Jets and the Minnesota Fighting Saints until 1978.