Guelph in History

Famous Birthdays

  • 1867-06-28 William Courtleigh, Canadian actor (The Birth of Character, Ashes, The Nightingale), born in Guelph, Ontario, Canada (d. 1930)

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1872-11-30 John McCrae, Canadian physician, soldier and poet (In Flanders Fields), born in Guelph, Ontario (d. 1918)

World War I Soldier & Poet John McCrae
World War I Soldier & Poet
John McCrae
  • 1932-01-20 Lou Fontinato, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Guelph, Ontario (d. 2016)
  • 1957-10-08 Doug Cox, Guelph Ontario, 90 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympics-96)
  • 1962-09-05 Beth Underhill, Canadian equestrian jumper (Olympics-26-92, 96), born in Georgetown, Ontario
  • 1972-12-22 Kirk Maltby, Guelph, NHL right wing (Edmonton Oilers)

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1973-10-03 Neve Campbell, Canadian actress (Party of 5, Scream), born in Guelph Ontario

Actress Neve Campbell
Actress
Neve Campbell