Canadian History (Part 11)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1001 - 1,100 of 1,900

  • 1959-05-06 Scott Hood, Canadian Tour golfer (1989 Montana Open-2nd), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1959-05-30 Claudia Alexander, Canadian-born American NASA Scientist (led Galileo mission to Jupiter), born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2015)
  • 1959-06-23 Danny Sharp, Canadian Tour golfer (1986 Quinte Festival), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1959-06-26 Mark McKinney, Canadian actor
  • 1959-06-30 Michel Dion, Canadian Rifle shooter (Olympics-24-92, 96), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1959-07-21 Stuart Young-Black, Cheshire England, Canadian equestrian (Oly-96)
  • 1959-08-10 Florent Vollant, Innu-Canadian musician (Kashtin)
  • 1959-08-21 Richard Zokol, Canadian Tour golfer (1982 BC Open), born in Kitimat, Canada
  • 1959-08-26 Jim Rutledge, Canadian golfer (1995 Indian Open), born in Victoria, British Columbia

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1959-08-29 Chris Hadfield, Canadian astronaut (STS 74, sk: 99), born in Sarnia, Ontario

Astronaut Chris Hadfield
Astronaut
Chris Hadfield
  • 1959-08-31 Tony DeFranco, Canadian musician (The DeFranco Family)
  • 1959-09-28 Ron Fellows, Canadian race car driver
  • 1959-10-07 Jean-Marc Fournier, French-Canadian politician

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1959-11-05 Bryan Adams, Canadian singer (Heaven), born in Kingston, Ontario

Singer Bryan Adams
Singer
Bryan Adams
  • 1959-12-30 Josée Verner, French Canadian politician
  • 1960-01-09 Lisa Walters, Canadian LPGA golfer (Itoki Hawaiian-1992, 93), born in Prince Rupert British Columbia
  • 1960-01-10 Benoît Pelletier, Canadian politician
  • 1960-01-12 Oliver Platt, Canadian actor
  • 1960-02-02 Lee Chill, Canadian Tour golfer (1977 Ohio Jr), born in Cleveland Ohio
  • 1960-02-14 Meg Tilly, Canadian–American actress (Big Chill, Impulse), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960-03-16 Duane Sutter, Canadian ice hockey player

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1960-04-12 Ron MacLean, Canadian sportscaster (Hockey Night in Canada), born in Zweibrücken, Germany

CBC Sportscaster Ron MacLean
CBC Sportscaster
Ron MacLean
  • 1960-04-29 Robert J. Sawyer, Canadian writer
  • 1960-05-18 Tom Jackson, Oakville Ont, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 CPGA Winter)
  • 1960-06-09 Steve Paikin, Canadian journalist
  • 1960-07-05 Brad Loree, Canadian actor and stunt performer
  • 1960-07-25 Alain Robidoux, Canadian snooker player
  • 1960-08-23 Chris Potter, Canadian actor
  • 1960-09-14 Callum Keith Rennie, Canadian actor
  • 1960-09-17 Hank Baran, Canadian Tour golfer (1988 Won Mexican), born in San Diego, California
  • 1960-09-25 Sonia Benezra, Canadian television host
  • 1960-09-28 Derek James, Canadian Tour golfer (1994 Infiniti), born in Durban, South Africa
  • 1960-10-02 Al Connelly, Canadian Musician/Songwriter
  • 1960-10-19 Dawn Coe-Jones, Canadian LPGA golfer (3 LPGA wins), born in Campbell River, British Colombia (d. 2016)
  • 1960-10-25 Kelli McMullen-Temple, Canadian equestrian (Olympics-96), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1960-11-20 Marc Labrèche, Canadian actor and television host
  • 1960-12-05 Darryl James,Canadian Tour golfer (Glenco-1992, 93), born in Kamloops, British Columbia
  • 1960-12-11 Danny Mijovic, Belgrade Yugo, Canadian Tour golfer (1984 Mexican)
  • 1960-12-20 Nalo Hopkinson, Canadian writer
  • 1961-01-15 Yves P. Pelletier, Canadian comedian and film director
  • 1961-01-27 Jean-Paul Banos, Lavelanet France, Canada sabre (Oly-9/10-88, 92, 96)
  • 1961-02-12 Jim Harris, Canadian politician
  • 1961-03-04 Roger Wessels, Port Elizabeth South Africa, golfer (1994 Canadian Masters)
  • 1961-03-11 Bruce Watson, Ontario Canada, rock guitarist (Big Country-Wonderland)
  • 1961-03-11 Elias Koteas, Canadian actor
  • 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

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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
  • 1961-08-19 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, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 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, Canadian-American actor (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Dumb & Dumber, The Mask), born in Ontario Canada
  • 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]

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