After his collegiate ice hockey career ended with an accident that left him quadriplegic, he co-wrote an autobiography titled Eleven Seconds and launched The Travis Roy Foundation to fund medical research and to assist fellow survivors of spinal cord injuries.
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|FULL NAME:||Travis Roy|
|BIRTH DATE:||April 17, 1975|
|AGE:||45 years old|
Travis Roy is a Memoirist. Travis was born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. Born to Lee and Brenda Roy, he spent his early years in Augusta and Yarmouth, Maine. After playing on the ice hockey teams at North Yarmouth Academy and Tabor Academy, he matriculated at Boston University on an ice hockey scholarship. Tragically, he was injured during his very first game with the university’s men’s team.
DID YOU KNOW In the late 1990s, North Yarmouth Academy named its ice hockey arena in Roy’s honor.
FACT Roy and Brooke Ellison — a graduate of Harvard University and the subject of the TV movie The Brooke Ellison Story — both achieved great things despite being quadriplegic as the result of early accidents.
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Currently, Travis Roy is 45 years old. His next birthday is away. Travis will celebrate his 46th birthday on a Thursday, April 17th. On the day of his birth, "Philadelphia Freedom" by The Elton John Band was the number 1 song on the Billboard 100. He shares a birthday with everyone who was born on April 17, 1975. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Travis Roy’s zodiac sign is Aries. Aries ruling planet is Mars. Those born under the zodiac sign of Pisces are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings.
Travis Roy was born in the Year of the Rabbit. The Rabbit is the fourth of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. People born under this sign are creative, compassionate, and sensitive. They also prefer to avoid conflict. This year is the Year of the Rat.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
Travis Roy is a 45 years old Memoirist, who was born in April, in the Year of the Rabbit (1975) and is a Aries. His life path number is 7. Travis’s birthstone is Diamond and birth flower is Sweet Pea/Daisy.
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