Quebec in History (Part 5)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 401 - 493 of 493

  • 1967-09-01 David Whissell, Quebec politician
  • 1967-10-20 Luck Mervil, Québécois actor and singer
  • 1968-01-28 Henry Hering, Pointe-Claire Quebec, rower (Olympics-9-92, 96)
  • 1968-02-12 Gregory Charles, French-Canadian performing artist, born in Montreal, Quebec

Person of interestCeline Dion

1968-03-30 Celine Dion, Canadian singer ("My Heart Will Go On"; "The Power Of Love"; "Tell Him" ), born in Charlemagne, Quebec

Singer Celine Dion
Singer
Celine Dion
  • 1968-06-27 Pascale Bussières, French-Canadian actress (Blanche), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-02-16 Claude Lambert, boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-02-27 Greg Stevenson, Canadian rower (Olympics-11-92, 96), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 1969-05-27 Francois Letourneau, St Jerome Quebec, canoeist (Olympics 1996)
  • 1969-06-29 Claude Béchard, Canadian politician (Member of the National Assembly of Quebec), born in Saint-Philippe-de-Néri, Quebec
  • 1969-08-21 Josee Chouinard, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-9th-1994), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-09-16 Andrew Borodow, Canadian freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-05-05 Naomi Klein, Canadian author (This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate) and activist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-08-22 Jean-Michel Bombardier, Canadian pair skater (1995, 96 Can), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-12-31 Michel Brunet, Canadian ice dancer (1996 Canadians-2nd), born in Gatineau, Quebec
  • 1971-04-09 Jacques Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer (World F1 champion 1997; Indianapolis 500 1995; Indy Car World Series 1995), born in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
  • 1971-05-29 Éric Lucas, Canadian boxer (WBC Super Middleweight title 2001-02), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-06-26 Eddie Parenti, 100m butterfly swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-08-13 Patrick Carpentier, Canadian race car driver, born in LaSalle, Quebec, Canada
  • 1971-10-07 Daniel Boucher, Québécois musician, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-11-26 Emma Robinson, rower (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-12-29 Mark Montreuil, Canadian NFL cornerback (San Diego Chargers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-03-04 Martin St Pierre, Ripon Quebec, 20k walker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1972-03-07 Maxim Roy, Canadian actress, born in Rigaud, Québec
  • 1972-04-23 Pierre Labrie, Canadian poet, born in Mont-Joli, Quebec
  • 1972-04-24 Nicolas Gill, 86kg judoka (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-06-26 Garou [Pierre Garand], Canadian singer (La Rivière de notre enfance), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
  • 1972-07-06 Isabelle Boulay, French-Canadian singer (Parle-moi), born in Sainte-Félicité, Quebec, Canada
  • 1972-07-07 Aldi Henry, Canadian CFL defensive back (Calgary Stampeders), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-08-03 Alain Bolduc, Canadian sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1972-10-10 Marianne Limpert, Canadian 200m relay swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Matagami, Quebec
  • 1972-10-18 Alex Tagliani, Quebec racing driver
  • 1972-11-02 Marie-Josée Gilbeau-Ouimet, Canadian kayaker (World C'ships 3 gold K-2 200m 1995, 98; K-4 200m 1995), born in Lachine, Quebec
  • 1972-12-12 Kevin Parent, French Canadian singer and songwriter, born in Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
  • 1973-01-24 Erik Gervais, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996), born in Valleyfield, Quebec
  • 1973-01-28 Robert Braknis, 100m backstroke/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-02-07 Sonia Paquette, St-Janvier Quebec, hurdler (Olympics 1996)
  • 1973-03-27 Serge Tremblay, Canadian weightlifter (Olympics 1996), born in La Malbaie, Canada
  • 1973-05-05 Matt Dubuc, CFL running back (Toronto Argonauts), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-05-25 Josée Corbeil, Canadian volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec
  • 1973-07-26 Jean-François Bergeron, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Saint-Jérôme, Quebec
  • 1973-09-06 Greg Rusedski, Canadian-British tennis star (1995 Seoul), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-09-12 Martin Lapointe, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Ville St. Pierre, Quebec, Canada
  • 1973-09-18 Paul Brousseau, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Pierrefonds, Quebec, Canada
  • 1973-12-22 Annie Pelletier, Canadian diver (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-01-14 Hugues Legault, Canadian 50m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-09-04 Jean Lavertue, Canadian 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, 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
  • 1975-03-10 Lyne Bessette, Quebec professional cyclist
  • 1975-05-24 Marc Gagnon, Canadian short track speed skater (Olympic gold 1998, 2002), born in Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
  • 1975-06-09 Carolyne Lepage, 48 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-01-07 Éric Gagné, Canadian baseball pitcher (NL Cy Young Award 2003), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-03-09 Ben Mulroney, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-11-15 Jessica Amey, 100m butterfly/4 x 100 (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-12-07 Georges Laraque, Canadian ice hockey player (Edmonton Oilers), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-01 Marc Denis, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-15 Martin Biron, Canadian American ice hockey goaltender, born in Lac-Saint-Charles, Quebec
  • 1977-08-18 Régine Chassagne, Canadian musician (Arcade Fire), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1977-08-25 Sophie Cadieux, Quebec actress
  • 1977-11-21 Yolande James, Quebec politician
  • 1977-11-23 Myriam Boileau, Canadian diver, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979-04-04 Roberto Luongo, Canadian ice hockey goaltender, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979-04-26 Ariane Moffatt, Canadian singer (Aquanaute -La barricade, Dans un océan), born in Saint-Romuald, Quebec, Canada
  • 1979-05-25 Caroline Ouellette, French Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 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, Quebec
  • 1980-02-28 Lucian Bute, Romanian-born Quebec boxer, born in Pechea, Romania
  • 1980-04-12 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-05-02 Pierre-Luc Gagnon, Canadian skateboarder, born in Boucherville, Quebec, Canada
  • 1980-08-29 David Desrosiers, Canadian musician (Simple Plan), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-11-09 Dominique Maltais, Canadian snowboarder, born in Petite-Rivière-Saint-François, Canada
  • 1981-04-11 Alexandre Burrows, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Pincourt, Quebec, Canada
  • 1981-08-29 Geneviève Jeanson, French Canadian cyclist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1982-04-18 Marie-Élaine Thibert, Canadian singer, born in Lasalle, Montreal, Quebec
  • 1982-12-29 Gabrielle Destroismaisons, Québécois singer, born in Québec, Canada
  • 1983-11-24 Karine Vanasse, Quebec actress
  • 1984-03-14 Antoni Porowski, Canadian chef and TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1984-04-27 Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Canadian ice hockey player (Minnesota Wild, New York Islanders), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 1985-07-26 Audrey De Montigny, Quebec singer, born in Sainte-Julienne, Quebec
  • 1986-01-08 Jaclyn Linetsky, Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2003)
  • 1986-05-06 Cindy Daniel, Québécois singer, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1986-08-02 Mathieu Razanakolona, Malagasy-Canadian skier, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1987-04-24 Kristopher Letang, Canadian hockey player (Pittsburgh Penguins), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1987-05-24 Guillaume Latendresse, French-Canadian hockey player, born in Sainte-Catherine, Quebec, Canada
  • 1987-09-07 Aleksandra Wozniak, Canadian tennis player, 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
  • 1990-09-20 Marilou [Bourdon], Canadian pop singer, born in Longueuil, Quebec
  • 1991-08-16 Sarah-Jeanne Labrosse, Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1991-12-02 Chloé Dufour-Lapointe, Canadian alpine freestyle skier (World C'ship gold dual moguls 2013), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1994-02-25 Eugenie Bouchard, Canadian tennis player (Wimbledon 2014 runner-up), born in Montreal, Quebec

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Famous Deaths