Oshawa in History

Historical Events

  • 1930-10-29 1st Eastern Canada night CF game: Oshawa vs Toronto Balmy Beach

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1991-06-22 NHL Draft: Oshawa Generals center Eric Lindros first pick by Quebec Nordiques

NHL Star Eric Lindros
NHL Star
Eric Lindros

Famous Birthdays

  • 1946-10-24 Jerry Edmonton, Canadian rock drummer (Steppenwolf), born in Oshawa, Ontario (d. 1993)
  • 1959-06-02 Charlie Huddy, Oshawa, NHL defenseman (Buffalo Sabres)
  • 1964-11-20 John Maclean, Oshawa, NHL right wing (NJ Devils)
  • 1971-12-06 Ainsley Robinson, Oshawa Ontario, 62 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympics 1996)