Montreal in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 149 of 149

  • 1959-04-27 Louis Lortie, French-Canadian concert pianist, born in Montreal
  • 1960-04-03 Marie Denise Pelletier, Canadian singer (Entre la tête et le cœur), born in Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • 1961-09-05 Marc-André Hamelin, Canadian pianist, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1961-09-12 Mylene Farmer, french singer (Cendres de Lune), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1962-04-04 Tina Tombs, LPGA golfer (1990 Jamie Farr Toledo), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1962-05-31 Corey Hart, Canadian vocalist (Sunglasses at Night), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-04-23 Benoit Doucet, hockey forward (Team Germany 1998), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-04-27 Cali Timmins, Canadian actress (Ryan's Hope), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-10-20 Julie Payette, astronaut, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-10-23 David Bedard, 3m springboard diver (Olympics 1984, 88, 92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-11-06 Jean-Marc Chouinard, epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1964-07-14 Jack Kay Jr, Canadian Tour golfer (1991 Singapore Open), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-09-28 Kevin Baker, Canadian Tour golfer (Manitoba Amateur-1988), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-11-16 Dan Nowosielski, fencing epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1967-08-13 Taro Tan, 65 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-02-12 Gregory Charles, French-Canadian performing artist, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1968-04-12 Neal Fort, American football tackle (Montreal Alouettes), born in Warner Robins, Georgia
  • 1969-02-16 Claude Lambert, boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-08-21 Josee Chouinard, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-9th-1994), born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1969-09-16 Andrew Borodow, 130 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-08-22 Jean-Michel Bombardier, Canadian pair skater (1995, 96 Can), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-06-26 Eddie Parenti, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-11-26 Emma Robinson, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-04-24 Nicolas Gill, 86kg judoka (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-08-03 Alain Bolduc, sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-01-28 Robert Braknis, 100m backstroke/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-04-04 Ryan Coughlin, Canadian football offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes), born in Renfrew, Ontario
  • 1973-09-06 Greg Rusedski, tennis star (1995 Seoul), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-12-22 Annie Pelletier, Canadian diver (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-01-14 Hugues Legault, 50m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-03-02 Martine Dessureault, 50m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-09-04 Jean Lavertue, weightlifter (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec

Person of interestMary Pierce

1975-01-15 Mary Pierce, tennis star (1995 Australian Open), born in Montreal, Quebec

Tennis Player Mary Pierce
Tennis Player
Mary Pierce
  • 1975-01-28 Anne Montminy, 10m diver (Olympics-17-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1975-02-16 Casey Barrett, 200m Butterfly (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1975-02-25 Hercules Kyvelos, boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1975-06-09 Carolyne Lepage, 48 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-03-09 Ben Mulroney, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1976-11-15 Jessica Amey, 100m butterfly/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-01 Marc Denis, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-18 Régine Chassagne, Canadian musician (Arcade Fire), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1978-08-22 Jeff Stinco, Canadian musician (Simple Plan), born in Montreal
  • 1979-04-04 Roberto Luongo, Canadian ice hockey goaltender, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1979-08-22 Jennifer Finnigan, Canadian actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-02-10 Mike Ribeiro, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1980-04-12 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1987-04-24 Kristopher Letang, Canadian hockey player (Pittsburgh Penguins), born in Montreal, Quebec

Person of interestAlexandre Bilodeau

1987-09-08 Alexandre Bilodeau, Canadian freestyle skier (Gold in 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics), born in Montreal, Quebec

Two Time Olympic Gold Medalist Alexandre Bilodeau
Two Time Olympic Gold Medalist
Alexandre Bilodeau
  • 1994-02-25 Eugenie Bouchard, Canadian tennis player (Wimbledon 2014 runner-up), born in Montreal, Canada

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