Quebec in History (Part 4)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 493

  • 1948-05-31 Lynda Bellingham, Canadian-born English actress (Sweeney, Scarlet Tunic), born in Montreal, Quebec, (d. 2014)
  • 1948-06-23 Myles Goodwyn, rock guitarist/vocalist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1948-07-07 Jean Leclerc, French-Canadian actor (Jeremy Hunter-All My Children), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1948-08-03 Pierre Lacroix, Canadian NHL executive (Quebec Nordiques; Stanley Cup 1996, 2001 Colorado Avalanche), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2020)
  • 1948-11-09 Michel Pagliaro, Canadian rock singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1949-03-16 Victor Garber, actor (Days & Nights of Molly Dodd), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1949-03-24 Steve Lang, Canadian rock bassist (April Wine, 1976-84 - "Just Between You And Me"), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2017)
  • 1949-03-30 Liza Frulla, Quebec politician
  • 1949-05-26 Dayle Haddon, Montreal Quebec Canada, actress (Bedroom Eyes)
  • 1949-06-04 Gabriel Arcand, French Canadian actor (The Crime of Ovide Plouffe), born in Deschambault, Quebec, Canada
  • 1949-06-12 Marc Tardif, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Granby, Quebec, Canada
  • 1949-06-22 Gary Moffet, rock guitarist (April Wine), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1949-07-27 André Dupont, Quebec ice hockey player, born in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada
  • 1949-08-30 Don Boudria, Canadian politician (MP for Glengarry–Prescott–Russell), born in Hull, Quebec, Canada
  • 1949-10-25 Réjean Houle, Canadian ice hockey player (Montreal Canadiens), born in Rouyn, Quebec
  • 1949-12-30 Jim Flaherty, Canadian politician, Minister of Finance (2006-2014), born in Lachine, Quebec (d. 2014)
  • 1950-01-18 Gilles Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer (World F1 runner-up 1979; Ferrari), born in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec (d. 1982)
  • 1950-01-19 Sébastien Dhavernas, Quebec actor, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1950-02-18 Michel Gauthier, Canadian politician, born in Quebec City, Canada
  • 1950-07-16 Pierre Paradis, Quebec politician (Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food), born in Bedford, Quebec
  • 1950-07-18 Jack Layton, Canadian politician, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2011)
  • 1950-08-10 Rémy Girard, Canadian actor (Les Invasions barbares), born in Jonquière, Quebec
  • 1951-03-30 Yves Séguin, Quebec politician
  • 1951-07-16 Jean-Luc Mongrain, French-Canadian journalist, born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
  • 1951-08-11 Vincent Bilodeau, Quebec actor and comedian
  • 1951-08-17 Robert Joy, Canadian actor (Big Shots, CSI), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1951-09-19 Daniel Lanois, Canadian record producer, born in Hull, Quebec, Canada
  • 1951-09-27 Michel Rivard, Québécois singer and composer (Beau Dommage), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1951-10-01 Brian Greenway, Canadian rock guitarist and 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
  • 1952-08-28 Jacques Chagnon, Canadian politician (45th President of the National Assembly), born in Montréal, Québec
  • 1952-10-12 Danielle Proulx, French Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1952-12-14 Germain Houde, French Canadian actor, born in Petit-Saguenay, Quebec
  • 1953-01-19 Richard Legendre, Canadian tennis player & politician, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1953-02-08 Roger Clavet, Québécois politician
  • 1953-04-04 Robert Bertrand, Canadian politician (Liberal Party of Canada), born in Fort-Coulonge, Quebec, Canada
  • 1953-05-06 Michelle Courchesne, Quebec politician
  • 1953-07-09 Margie Gillis, Canadian dancer and choreographer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1953-09-29 Jean-Claude Lauzon, Canadian filmmaker (Leola; Night Zoo), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1997)
  • 1953-11-04 Jacques Villeneuve (elder), Canadian auto racer (North American Formula Atlantic Champion 1980–81; Can-Am Champion 1983), born in Berthierville, Quebec
  • 1954-06-03 Wally Weir, Quebec ice hockey player
  • 1954-08-24 Alain Daigle, French Canadian ice hockey player, born in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada
  • 1954-10-24 Tom Mulcair, Quebec politician (Leader of the New Democratic Party 2012-17), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1954-11-20 Frank Marino, Canadian rock guitarist (Mahogany Rush), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1955-04-11 Michele Scarabelli, Canadian actress (Jo Santini-Airwolf, Alienation, Dallas), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1956-05-03 Marc Bellemare, French-Canadian lawyer and politician, born in Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec
  • 1956-05-07 Jean Lapierre, Canadian politician and television host, born in Bassin, Quebec, Canada (d. 2016)
  • 1956-11-13 Aldo Nova, Canadian rocker (Blood on the Bricks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1957-04-27 Michel Barrette, Canadian actor and stand-up comedian, born in Chicoutimi, Quebec
  • 1957-06-26 Philippe Couillard, 31st Premier of Quebec and Minister of Health, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1957-10-14 Michel Després, Quebec politician
  • 1957-12-12 Robert Lepage, French Canadian playwright, born in Quebec, Canada
  • 1957-12-23 Dan Bigras, Canadian rock singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1957-12-24 Diane Tell, Canadian pop-jazz singer-songwriter, born in Québec City, Quebec
  • 1958-02-15 Chrystine Brouillet, Quebec novelist
  • 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
  • 1960-04-03 Marie Denise Pelletier, Canadian pop singer (Entre la tête et le cœur), born in Montréal, Québec
  • 1960-07-22 Denyse Julien, Rouyn Quebec, badminton player (Olympics-9-92, 96)
  • 1960-07-25 Alain Robidoux, Canadian snooker player, born in Saint-Jérôme, Quebec
  • 1960-08-30 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1960-09-25 Sonia Benezra, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1960-10-08 François Pérusse, Quebec humorist 9Les 2 minutes du peuple), born in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • 1961-03-12 Joseph Facal, Quebec politician
  • 1961-07-23 André Ducharme, Canadian (Québécois) humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1961-09-05 Marc-André Hamelin, Canadian concert pianist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1961-09-12 Mylène Farmer, Canadian-French singer (Cendres de Lune), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1962-02-09 Anik Bissonnette, Canadian ballet dancer (Les Grands Ballets Canadiens), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1962-05-31 Corey Hart, Canadian vocalist (Sunglasses at Night), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1962-08-07 Bruno Pelletier, Québécois pop singer, born in Charlesbourg, Quebec City, Canada
  • 1962-08-23 Martin Cauchon, Canadian politician (Minister of Justice 2002-03), born in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada
  • 1962-11-17 Dédé Fortin, Quebec singer (Les Colocs) (d. 2000)
  • 1962-12-01 Sylvie Daigle, Canadian speed skater (Olympic gold 3k relay 1992; World C'ship gold overall x 5), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 1963-01-12 François Girard, French-Canadian film director and screenwriter, born in Saint-Félicien, Quebec
  • 1963-04-26 Bill Wennington, Canadian NBA center (Chicago Bulls), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-04-27 Cali Timmins, Canadian actress (Ryan's Hope), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-07-25 Denis Coderre, French Canadian politician, born in Joliette, Quebec, Canada
  • 1963-10-20 Julie Payette, astronaut, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-10-23 David Bedard, Canadian springboard diver (Olympics 1984, 88, 92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-11-04 Marc Déry, Canadian singer and guitarist (Zébulon), born in Mascouche, Quebec
  • 1963-11-04 Michel Therrien, Canadian ice hockey coach (Philadelphia Flyers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-11-06 Jean-Marc Chouinard, Canadian fencer (epee - Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-12-01 Nathalie Lambert, Canadian short-track speed skater (Olympic gold 3,000m relay 1992; World C'ships gold overall 1991, 93-94), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1964-02-01 Mario Pelchat, Canadian francophone singer, born in Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec
  • 1964-04-13 Caroline Rhea, Canadian comedian and actress, born in Westmount, Quebec
  • 1964-09-25 Joey Saputo, Canadian businessman and sports executive, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1964-12-11 Michel Courtemanche, French Canadian comedian (A New Comic is Born), born in Laval, Quebec, Canada
  • 1965-01-31 Bobby Dollas, Canadian ice hockey player (Anaheim Mighty Ducks), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1965-02-10 Mario Jean, Quebec comedian and television actor, born in Chicoutmi, Canada
  • 1965-12-21 Anke Engelke, Canadian-German comedian, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1965-12-31 Julie Doucet, Canadian underground cartoonist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-02-02 Tony Plourde, Chibougamau Quebec, sabre (Olympics 1996)
  • 1966-04-14 André Boisclair, Quebec politician (Parti Québécois)
  • 1966-04-24 Pierre Brassard, French-Canadian humorist and actor, born in Val-d'Or, Canada
  • 1966-05-05 Shawn Drover, Canadian drummer (Megadeth), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-07-25 Lynda Lemay, French Canadian singer, born in Portneuf, Quebec, Canada
  • 1966-11-16 Dan Nowosielski, fencing epee (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1967-05-04 Derek MacCready, CFL defensive tackle (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1967-08-13 Taro Tan, 65 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec

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