- Father František Hossa
- Mother Mária Hossová
- Birth Name Marian Hossa
- Famous Name Marian Hossa
- Nationality Slovak
- Ethnicity White
Recognizable face from the world of hockey, Marian Hossa is widely admired for the wonderful performance that he showed in the field of hockey. He is a player from Slovakia and currently plays as a right-winger for the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL). He started his NHL career with Ottawa Senators. Later, he also played for Atlanta Thrashers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Detroit Red Wings.
He was born on 12 January 1979 in Stara Lubovna, CS. He holds a Slovakian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He was born to Frantisek Hossa and Maria Hossova.
From an early age, he has shown a keen interest in hockey. Prior to earning stardom as an NHL player, He played for the Dukla Trencin Jr., Dukla Trencin, and Portland Winter Hawks. He has spent his first seven seasons with Ottawa Senators. While playing with Ottawa, he emerged as a successful player in hockey. He set many records for his team. He played outstandingly well in all seven seasons with Ottawa. He had 191 goals and 206 in a regular season with Ottawa Senators.
Later in 2006, he was traded to the Atlanta Thrashers. While playing with Atlanta he had 108 goals and 140 assists in the regular season. Afterward, he also played with Pittsburgh Penguins and Detroit Red Wings. On July 1, 2009, he agreed to a 12-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks worth $62.8 million. He scored 160 goals and had 210 assists in a regular season with the Blackhawks. Internationally he performed terrifically and made his Olympics debut at the 2002 Games in Salt Lake City. Before that, he also represented his country in two World Junior Championships in 1997 and 1998.
Hossa is a married man. He got married to his long-time girlfriend Jana Ferova in the summer of 2010 in Trencin. They have two daughters as their children, Mia and Zoja. It has been around 11 years of their marriage and they have been living happily together with each other. There is no rumor in the air about their divorce. He is loyal to his wife and is neither involved in a relationship with any other woman.
He has a younger brother name Marcel Hossa. He also had followed his elder brother's footsteps. He is also a professional ice hockey player. He is a left-winger for HC Plzen in the Czech Extraliga. His father is also one of the great names in the world of hockey. Earlier, he served as a head coach of the Slovakian national team and his mother is a dress designer.
He has been successfully achieving his recognition by showing his skills in the field of hockey. Marian is currently signed to a 12 yr(s) / $63,300,000 worth contract and has a salary of $5,275,000 in USD. His net worth is around $10 million. He has a huge fan base on social networking sites. One can get details of his life, bio, and career from Wiki.