The Greatest Athlete To Wear #1 is Jacques Plante.
notable #1’s- in baseball Ozzie Smith , Tony Fernandez, Richie Ashburn, Bobby Doerr, Billy Martin, Pee Wee Reese, Lance Johnson, Al Bumbry, Rafael Furcal, Bobby Richardson
in basketball Gus Williams, Tracy McGrady
in football- Gary Anderson Warren Moon and Garo Yepremian.
in hockey -Glenn Hall, Eddie Giacomin, Bernie Parent, Terry Sawchuk, Gump Worsley all great goalies.
The Greatest Athlete To Wear #1 is Jacques Plante one of the greatest, most innovative and colorful goalies in hockey history. Plante was the winner of seven Vezina Trophies and was the winningest goalie in hockey in history until Patrick Roy came along. Plante in 1959 became the first goalie to regularly wear a mask.