- English nickname is Hank, Swedish nickname is Zata.
- Was vacationing in Cyprus with friends when he found out he was drafted in the seventh round in 1999 by the Detroit Red Wings.
- Had to join the military in Sweden but was part of an athlete's unit made up of skiers and hockey players.
- Was on the Swedish home makeover show Room Service in 2006 along with girlfriend Emma Andersson.
- Part of Sweden's 2006 gold medal-winning Olympic team in Turin, Italy; Sweden also captured the gold in the World Championships that year.
- Started his own clothing line, Zatacollection, in 2006.
- With his Stanley Cup with as part of the Detroit Red Wings in 2008, became a member of the Triple Gold Club (winning the Stanley Cup and a gold medal in the Olympics and World Championships).
- Won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 2008.
- Named captain of the Red Wings in 2013.
- Goran Zetterberg — Father
- Emma Andersson — Wife
- Ulla Zetterberg — Mother