Canadian History (Part 11)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 1,845

  • 1961-03-30 Doug Wickenheiser, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 1999)
  • 1961-04-04 Matt Cole, Stratford Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1990 Space Coast)
  • 1961-04-18 Ian Doig, Seaforth Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1985 Florida Classic)
  • 1961-05-08 David Winning, Canadian film director
  • 1961-05-12 Bruce McCulloch, Canadian actor (The Kids in the Hall), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1961-05-14 Alain Vigneault, Canadian ice hockey coach
  • 1961-05-16 Kevin McDonald, Canadian comedian and actor

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1961-06-09 Michael J. Fox, Canadian actor (Family Ties, Back to the Future, Teen Wolf), born in Edmonton, Alberta

  • 1961-07-17 Jonathan Potts, Canadian actor
  • 1961-07-23 André Ducharme, Canadian (Québécois) humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author
  • 1961-08-08 Charmaine Crooks, Jamaica, Canadian 4X400m relayer (Oly-silver-1984)
  • 1961-08-19 Danuta Bartoszek, Pyrzyce Poland, Canadian marathoner (Olympics-96)
  • 1961-09-03 Brian Thomas Kamm, PGA golfer (1994 Bell Canadian-6th), born in Rochester, New York
  • 1961-09-03 Greg Petersen, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Klondike-6th), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1961-09-05 Marc-André Hamelin, Canadian pianist
  • 1961-10-27 Rick Gibson, Canadian Tour golfer (1990 CPGA), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1961-11-02 K.D. Lang [Kathy Dawn], Consort Alberta, Canadian country singer
  • 1961-11-04 Carlos Espinosa, Mexico, Canadian Tour golfer (1995 Philippine Open)
  • 1961-12-10 Mark McKoy, Canadian track star (world record 50m indoor)
  • 1961-12-18 Brian Orser, Canada, figure skater (Olympics-Silver-88)
  • 1961-12-30 Ben Johnson, Falmouth, Jamaica, Canadian 100m runner (Olympic-gold-1988-disqualified)
  • 1961-12-30 Douglas Coupland, Canadian author
  • 1962-01-10 Michael Fortier, Canadian politician
  • 1962-01-17 Jim Carrey, Ontario Canada, actor (Living Color, Dumb & Dumber, Mask)
  • 1962-02-04 Michael Riley, Canadian actor
  • 1962-02-10 Jean-Marie Banos, Lavelanet France, Canada sabre (Oly-9/10-88, 92, 96)
  • 1962-02-28 Angela Bailey, England, Canadian 4X100m relayer (Olympic-silver-1984)
  • 1962-03-02 Philip Jonas, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Payless-2nd), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1962-03-24 Angèle Dubeau, Canadian violinist
  • 1962-06-02 Laura Witvoet, Alberta Canada, LPGA golfer (1995 LPGA Corning-52nd)
  • 1962-06-19 Phillip Hatchett, Russellville Ky, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Quebec)
  • 1962-07-19 Brad Wilson, Pomona California, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 9 Pro-Am)
  • 1962-07-22 Martine St. Clair, Canadian singer
  • 1962-08-13 Adam Kase, Socorro NM, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Alberta Open-3rd)
  • 1962-08-20 Robert Meyer, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morningstar), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1962-08-23 Martin Cauchon, Canadian politician
  • 1962-09-24 Arden Knoll, Saskatoon Sask, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Klondike-2nd)
  • 1962-09-24 Nia Vardalos, Canadian actress
  • 1962-10-03 Rick Todd, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Ben Hogan Dakota), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1962-10-07 Dave Bronconnier, Canadian politician
  • 1962-11-09 Teryl Rothery, Canadian actress (Stargate SG-1), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1962-11-14 Harland Williams, Canadian-born actor
  • 1962-11-25 Gilbert Delorme, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1963-01-03 Ashley Chinner, Cape Town South Africa, golfer (1992 CGIA Canadian Tour)
  • 1963-01-12 François Girard, French-Canadian film director and screenwriter
  • 1963-01-15 Lijuan Geng, Hebei China, Canadian tennis player (Olympics-96)
  • 1963-01-18 Maxime Bernier, French Canadian politician
  • 1963-01-25 Joe Lloyd, Highland Park Ill, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Space Coast)
  • 1963-02-14 Enrico Colantoni, Canadian actor
  • 1963-03-17 Nick Peros, Canadian composer
  • 1963-04-18 Eric McCormack, Canadian-American actor (Will and Grace)
  • 1963-04-21 Roy Dupuis, Canadian actor
  • 1963-04-27 Cali Timmins, Canadian actress
  • 1963-05-05 James LaBrie, Canadian singer (Dream Theater)
  • 1963-05-11 Blair Piercy, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Cordova Bay Open), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • 1963-05-25 Mike Myers, Canada, comedian (SNL, Wayne's World) [or Jun 25]
  • 1963-06-02 Jay B Cooper, Canadian Tour golfer (1992 Jamaica), born in Coral Gables, Florida
  • 1963-06-02 Tim Balmer, Canadian Tour golfer (Bermuda Open-1990), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1963-06-04 Carey Nelson, Canada, marathoner (Olympics-96)
  • 1963-06-08 John Restino, Westchester NY, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Tommy Armour)
  • 1963-06-11 Sandra Schmirler, Canadian curler (d. 2000)
  • 1963-06-22 John Tenta, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2006)
  • 1963-06-25 Si-An Deng, Canadian badminton player (Olympics-96), born in Shanghai, China
  • 1963-06-25 Yann Martel, Canadian author
  • 1963-07-25 Denis Coderre, French Canadian politician
  • 1963-08-02 Jeff Bloom, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Montana Open), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1963-08-08 Stephen Walkom, Canadian ice hockey official and executive
  • 1963-08-16 Scott Dunlap, Canadian Tour golfer (1995 South African Masters), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1963-10-17 Norm MacDonald, Canadian comedian
  • 1963-10-26 Tom Cavanagh, Canadian actor/producer (Ed, Scrubs), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1963-11-04 Marc Déry, Canadian singer and guitarist (Zébulon)
  • 1963-11-04 Michel Therrien, Canadian ice hockey coach
  • 1963-11-25 Holly Cole, Canadian jazz singer
  • 1963-12-09 Dave Hilton, Jr., Canadian boxer
  • 1963-12-16 Brian Clark, Brandon Man, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Morden Pro-Am)
  • 1964-01-03 Bruce LaBruce, Canadian filmmaker
  • 1964-01-10 Brad Roberts, Canadian singer (Crash Test Dummies)
  • 1964-01-31 Remi Bouchard, Lasalle Que, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 India Open)
  • 1964-02-06 Gordon Downie, Canadian rock musician (The Tragically Hip), born in Amherstview, Ontario
  • 1964-03-03 Arturo Huerta, Mexico, Canadian walker (Olympics-96)
  • 1964-03-25 Eric Woods, California, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Xerox BC Open)
  • 1964-04-13 Caroline Rhea, Canadian actress
  • 1964-05-06 Mike Grob, Billings Montana, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Manitoba-3rd)
  • 1964-05-10 Dean Spriddle, Plymouth England, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Oak Valley)
  • 1964-05-21 Tom Harding, Kalamazoo Mich, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Transamerica)
  • 1964-05-31 Leonard Asper, Canadian businessman
  • 1964-07-14 Barbara Chiu, Canada table tennis player (Oly-33-92, 96), born in Guangzhou, China
  • 1964-07-14 Jack Kay Jr, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Singapore Open), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1964-08-17 Pete McCutcheon, Canadian Tour golfer (1993 Quebec Open), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1964-08-17 Colin James, Canadian musician
  • 1964-08-23 Cam Emerson, Canadian golfer (1989 Canadian Long Drive), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1964-09-01 Brian Bellows, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1964-09-25 Joey Saputo, Canadian businessman and sports executive
  • 1964-10-07 Stuart Hendley, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Manitoba Open), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1964-11-14 Silken Laumann, Canadian rower (Oly-bronze, silver-92, 96), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1964-11-16 Diana Krall, Canadian Jazz pianist and singer
  • 1964-12-11 Michel Courtemanche, French Canadian comedian
  • 1964-12-19 Lorie Kane, PEI Canada, LPGA golfer (du Maurier Ltd-1994, 95)
  • 1964-12-25 Anil Kaul, Amritsar India, Canadian badminton player (Olympics-96)
  • 1965-01-17 Sylvain Turgeon, Canadian ice hockey player

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