Canadian History (Part 15)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1401 - 1,500 of 2,178


Person of interestMike Myers

1963-05-25 Mike Myers, Canadian actor and comedian (SNL, Wayne's World), born in Scarborough, Ontario

Actor and Comedian Mike Myers
Actor and Comedian
Mike Myers
  • 1963-06-04 Carey Nelson, Canadian marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • 1963-06-11 Sandra Schmirler, Canadian curler (Olympic gold 1998), born in Biggar, Saskatchewan, Canada (d. 2000)
  • 1963-06-13 Randy Gilhen, Canadian-German ice hockey forward (Stanley Cup 1991, Pittsburgh Penguins; first German-born player to win SC), born in Zweibrücken, West Germany
  • 1963-06-13 Paul De Lisle, Canadian rock bassist (Smash Mouth - "All Star"; "I'm A Believer"), born in Exeter, Ontario
  • 1963-06-22 John Tenta, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2006)
  • 1963-06-25 Doug Gilmour, Canadian ice hockey player (Toronto Maple Leafs), born in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • 1963-06-25 Si-An Deng, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Shanghai, China
  • 1963-06-25 Yann Martel, Spanish-Canadian author (Life of Pi), born in Salamanca, Spain
  • 1963-07-25 Denis Coderre, French Canadian politician, born in Joliette, Quebec, Canada
  • 1963-08-08 Stephen Walkom, Canadian ice hockey official and executive
  • 1963-10-17 Norm MacDonald, Canadian comedian
  • 1963-10-23 David Bedard, Canadian springboard diver (Olympics 1984, 88, 92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1963-10-26 Tom Cavanagh, Canadian actor and producer (Ed, Scrubs), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 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
  • 1963-11-25 Holly Cole, Canadian jazz singer (Temptation), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 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
  • 1963-12-09 Dave Hilton, Jr., Canadian boxer, born in Port Credit, Ontario
  • 1964-01-03 Bruce LaBruce, Canadian filmmaker
  • 1964-01-10 Brad Roberts, Canadian rock singer (Crash Test Dummies - "Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm"), born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1964-01-15 Paula Schnurr, Canadian 1.5k runner (Olympics-8-92, 96), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario
  • 1964-01-16 Gail Graham, Canadian golfer (2 LPGA Tour titles), born in Vanderhoof, British Columbia
  • 1964-01-31 Remi Bouchard, Canadian composer (1989 India Open), born in Manitoba, Canada
  • 1964-02-01 Dwayne Goettel, Canadian keyboardist and industrial-electronic music composer (Skinny Puppy), born in High Level, Alberta (d. 1995)
  • 1964-02-01 Sharon Bruneau, Canadian actress (Sensuous Muscle), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1964-02-01 Mario Pelchat, Canadian francophone singer, born in Dolbeau-Mistassini, Quebec
  • 1964-02-06 Gordon Downie, Canadian rock singer-songwriter & musician (The Tragically Hip), born in Amherstview, Ontario (d. 2017)
  • 1964-04-13 Caroline Rhea, Canadian comedian and actress, born in Westmount, Quebec
  • 1964-05-31 Leonard Asper, Canadian businessman
  • 1964-06-09 Gloria Reuben, Canadian actress (Jeanie Boulet-ER), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1964-07-14 Barbara Chiu, Canada table tennis player (Olympic 33-92, 96), born in Guangzhou, China
  • 1964-08-17 Colin James, Canadian singer-songwriter, born in Regina, Saskatchewan
  • 1964-08-23 Ray Ferraro, Canadian ice hockey center (Hartford Whalers, New York Islanders) and broadcaster (TSN Radio, TSN, NBCSN), born in Trail, British Columbia

Person of interestKeanu Reeves

1964-09-02 Keanu Reeves, Canadian actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, The Matrix), born in Beirut, Lebanon

Actor and Musician Keanu Reeves
Actor and Musician
Keanu Reeves
  • 1964-09-25 Joey Saputo, Canadian businessman and sports executive, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1964-10-13 Christopher Judge, American-Canadian actor (Stargate SG-1), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964-10-27 Jill Hetherington, Canadian tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Brampton, Canada
  • 1964-11-09 Leah Pells, Canadian 1.5k runner (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1964-11-14 Silken Laumann, Canadian rower (Olympic bronze, silver-92, 96), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1964-11-16 Diana Krall, Canadian jazz pianist and singer, born in Nanaimo, British Columbia
  • 1964-12-11 Michel Courtemanche, French Canadian comedian (A New Comic is Born), born in Laval, Quebec, Canada
  • 1964-12-19 Lorie Kane, Canadian golfer (4 LPGA Tour titles), born in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
  • 1964-12-25 Anil Kaul, Amritsar India, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996)
  • 1964-12-31 Klari MacAskill, Canadian kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1965-01-08 Eric Wohlberg, Canadian cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • 1965-01-17 Sylvain Turgeon, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Rouyn-Noranda, Canada
  • 1965-01-24 Ross MacDonald, Canadian sailor (Olympics 1996), born in British Columbia, Canada
  • 1965-01-26 Allison Hossack, Canadian actress (Olivia-Another World), born in Steinbach, 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
  • 1965-02-21 Jayson Meyer, Canadian hockey defenseman (Team Germany), born in Regina, Canada
  • 1965-03-01 Stewart Elliott, Canadian jockey (2004 Kentucky Derby & Preakness on Smarty Jones), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1965-03-16 Mark Carney, Canadian economist, Governor of the Bank of England, and Chairman of the G20's Financial Stability Board, born in Fort Smith, Canada
  • 1965-04-21 Ed Belfour, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame goaltender (Olympic gold 2001, Vezina Trophy 1991, 93), born in Carman, Manitoba
  • 1965-04-22 Peter Zezel, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1965-05-07 Owen Hart, Canadian-American professional wrestler, born in Calgary, Alberta (d. 1999)

Person of interestSteve Yzerman

1965-05-09 Steve Yzerman, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame forward (Olympic gold 2002, Detroit Red Wings), born in Cranbrook, British Columbia

NHL Legend Steve Yzerman
NHL Legend
Steve Yzerman
  • 1965-05-10 Linda Evangelista, St Catherines Canada, supermodel (Elite)
  • 1965-05-12 Stacy Wilson, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998), born in Moncton, New Brunswick
  • 1965-06-06 Wendy Wiebe, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in St Catharines, Ontario,
  • 1965-07-07 Paula Devicq, Canadian actress, born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 1965-07-15 Tom Dvorak, Canadian equestrian dressage (Olympics 1996), born in Braunschwieg, Germany
  • 1965-08-07 Elizabeth Manley, Canadian figure skater (Olympic silver 1988), born in Quinte West, Canada
  • 1965-08-11 Marc Bergevin, Canadian professional ice hockey player
  • 1965-08-23 Roger Avary, Canadian-American screenwriter, director, and producer (Pulp Fiction), born in Flin Flon, Manitoba, Canada

Person of interestShania Twain

1965-08-28 Shania Twain, Canadian singer (You're Still the One), born in Windsor Ontario

Singer Shania Twain
Singer
Shania Twain
  • 1965-08-31 Céline Bonnier, French Canadian actress
  • 1965-10-06 Cynthia Meyer, NY, Canadian trap shooter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1965-10-26 Kelly Rowan, Canadian actress and producer, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1965-12-10 Stephanie Morgenstern, Canadian actress and filmmaker (Remembrance), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1965-12-31 Julie Doucet, Canadian underground cartoonist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-01-11 Kelley Law, Canadian curler
  • 1966-01-30 Danielle Goyette, Canadian ice hockey player (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1966-02-27 Donal Logue, Canadian actor, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1966-03-05 Bob Halkidis, Canadian hockey player
  • 1966-03-25 Jeff Healey, Canadian blind blues-rock guitarist and singer ("See The Light"; "Angel Eyes"), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2008)
  • 1966-04-11 Kara McGaw, Canadian softball rightfielder (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1966-04-21 Judy Diduck, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1966-04-24 Pierre Brassard, French-Canadian humorist and actor, born in Val-d'Or, Canada
  • 1966-05-02 Belinda Stronach, Canadian businesswoman and politician, born in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
  • 1966-05-05 Shawn Drover, Canadian drummer (Megadeth), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-05-21 Manon Kelley, Canadian actress (Red Lips 2), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1966-05-31 Jessica Monroe, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1966-05-31 Jeremy Hotz, Canadian stand-up comedian
  • 1966-06-29 John Part, Canadian darts player and commentator (PDC World C'ship 2003, 08; BDO World C'ship 1994), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1966-07-14 Ellen Reid, Canadian keyboard and accordion player (Crash Test Dummies - "Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm"), born in Selkirk, Manitoba
  • 1966-07-25 Lynda Lemay, French Canadian singer, born in Portneuf, Quebec, Canada
  • 1966-07-27 Al Charron, Canadian rugby union forward, born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1966-08-16 Rosey Edeh, Canadian 400m hurdler (Olympics-4-92, 96), born in London, England
  • 1966-08-17 Don Sweeney, Canadian ice hockey player, born in St. Stephen, New Brunswick
  • 1966-10-05 Peter Fonseca, Canadian politician and marathon runner (Toronto, Houston Marathon 1995), born in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 1966-10-05 Therese Brisson, ice hockey defenseman (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1966-10-12 Jonathan Crombie, Canadian actor (Anne of Green Gables), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2015)
  • 1966-10-31 Joseph Boyden, Canadian novelist (Three Day Road), born in Willowdale, North York, Ontario
  • 1966-11-16 Dean McDermott, Canadian actor
  • 1966-12-05 Bruce Deacon, Canadian marathoner (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1967-01-04 Marina Orsini, Canadian actress, born in Ville-Émard, Montreal
  • 1967-02-12 Chris McKinstry, Canadian computer scientist, born in Winnipeg, Canada (d. 2006)
  • 1967-02-15 Jane Child, Canadian musician, born in Toronto, Ontario

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