Montreal in History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 178 of 178

  • 1948-11-09 Michel Pagliaro, Canadian rock singer, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1949-03-16 Victor Garber, actor (Days & Nights of Molly Dodd), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1949-03-24 Steve Lang, rock bassist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1949-05-26 Dayle Haddon, Montreal Quebec Canada, actress (Bedroom Eyes)
  • 1949-06-22 Gary Moffet, rock guitarist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1951-08-17 Robert Joy, actor (Big Shots, Suicide Club), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1951-10-01 Brian Greenway, rock guitarist/vocalist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1952-06-16 Gino Vannelli, Canadian singer (Living Inside Myself), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1952-08-28 Guy Nadon, Canadian actor (L'ange gardien), born in Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • 1952-08-28 Jacques Chagnon, Canadian politician (45th President of the National Assembly), born in Montréal, Québec, Canada
  • 1952-10-12 Danielle Proulx, French Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1953-05-09 Daniel Talbot, golfer (Quebec Open-1979, 81, 84), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1953-07-09 Margie Gillis, Canadian dancer and choreographer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1953-09-29 Jean-Claude Lauzon, director/writer (Leola, Night Zoo), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1954-04-24 Vince Ferragamo, American football quarterback (LA Rams, Montreal Alouettes), born in Torrance, California
  • 1954-11-20 Frank Marino, rock guitarist (Mahogany Rush), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1955-04-11 Michele Scarabelli, Canadian actress (Jo Santini-Airwolf, Alienation, Dallas), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1955-09-22 Jerry Anderson, Canadian Tour golfer (Quebec Open-1982, 83), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1957-05-03 Rod Langway, American ice hockey defenseman (Montreal Canadiens, Wash Caps), born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1957-06-26 Philippe Couillard, 31st Premier of Quebec and Minister of Health, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1958-11-13 Linda Jackson, cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1959-04-10 Yvan Loubier, Canadian politician and one of founders of the Bloc Québécois, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 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
  • 1960-08-30 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1961-07-23 André Ducharme, Canadian (Québécois) humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1961-09-05 Marc-André Hamelin, Canadian pianist, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1961-09-12 Mylène Farmer, Canadian-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
  • 1968-06-27 Pascale Bussières, French-Canadian actress (Blanche), born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 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
  • 1970-07-27 Tom Europe, Canadian football defensive back (Montreal Alouettes), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-08-22 Jean-Michel Bombardier, Canadian pair skater (1995, 96 Can), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-06-25 Mike Sutherland, Canadian football offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 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, Canadian 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, Canadian-British 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, French tennis player (Australian Open 1995, French Open 2000), born in Montreal, Canada

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
  • 1987-09-07 Aleksandra Wozniak, Canadian tennis player, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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
  • 1991-08-16 Sarah-Jeanne Labrosse, Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1994-02-25 Eugenie Bouchard, Canadian tennis player (Wimbledon 2014 runner-up), born in Montreal, Canada

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