Windsor, Ont in History

Historical Events

  • 1954-09-16 CKLW TV channel 9 in Windsor, ON (CBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • 1926-11-18 Dorothy Collins [Marjorie Chandler], Canadian-American singer and actress (Your Hit Parade), born in Windsor, Ontario (d. 1994)

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1938-08-28 Paul Martin, 21st Prime Minister of Canada (Liberal: 2003-06), born in Windsor, Ontario

21st Prime Minister of Canada Paul Martin
21st Prime Minister of Canada
Paul Martin
  • 1941-10-20 Bob Panasik, Windsor Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1986 Canadian TPC)
  • 1963-09-30 Ed Drakich, Windsor Ontario, volleyball player (Olympics-96)

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1965-08-28 Shania Twain, Canadian singer (You're Still the One), born in Windsor Ontario

Singer Shania Twain
Singer
Shania Twain
  • 1974-01-30 Martina Jerant, Windsor Ontario, basketball center (Olympics-96)
  • 1974-05-08 Colin Daynes, Windsor Ontario, 68 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympic-96)
  • 1979-08-06 Jennifer Exaltacion, Windsor Ontario, gymnist (Olympics-96)