Canadian History (Part 16)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1501 - 1,600 of 2,178

  • 1967-02-20 Theresa Luke, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1967-02-26 Currie Graham, Canadian actor, born in Hamilton, Canada
  • 1967-04-05 Gary Gait, Canadian lacrosse player
  • 1967-04-10 Donald Dufresne, Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Edmonton Oilers), born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • 1967-04-10 Kay Whitmore Jr., Canadian ice hockey goaltender (NY Rangers), born in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
  • 1967-04-14 Alain Côté, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1967-05-04 John Child, Canadian beach volleyballer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in East York, Ontario
  • 1967-05-10 Scott Brison, Canadian politician
  • 1967-06-19 Eric Schweig, Inuvik Canada, actor (Dead Man's Walk)
  • 1967-06-28 Gil Bellows, Canadian actor, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1967-06-29 Murray Foster, Canadian musician (Moxy Früvous, Great Big Sea), born in Thorn Hill, Ontario
  • 1967-07-04 Andy Walker, Canadian television personality, born in Norwich, United Kingdom
  • 1967-07-12 Bruny Surin, Cap Haitien Haiti, Canadian 4X100m sprinter (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1967-08-21 Carrie-Anne Moss, Canadian actress (The Matrix Trilogy), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1967-09-21 Tyler Stewart, Canadian drummer and vocalist (Barenaked Ladies - "One Week"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1967-09-25 Kim Issel, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Regina, Canada
  • 1967-10-01 Geraldine Heaney, Canadian ice hockey defense (Olympics gold 1998), born in Lurgan, Northern Ireland
  • 1967-10-09 Carling Bassett-Seguso, Canadian tennis player and actress (Spring Fever, 2 x WTA titles), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1967-10-22 Ron Tugnutt, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1967-11-02 Derek Porter, Canadian rower (Olympic gold M8 1992; World C'ship gold single sculls 1993), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1967-12-16 Donovan Bailey, Manchester Jamaica, Canada 100m runner (Olympic 2 gold-96)
  • 1967-12-29 Ashleigh Banfield, Canadian journalist, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1968-01-09 Katie Anderson, Canadian 100m hurdler (Olympic 7th-92, 96), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1968-01-13 Kelly Boucher, Canadian basketball forward (1996 & 2000 Olympics), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1968-02-12 Josh Brolin, American actor (Young Riders - "Jimmy Hickok"; W. - "George Bush"; Hail Caesar! -"Eddie Mannix"), born in Santa Monica, Canada
  • 1968-02-12 Gregory Charles, French-Canadian performing artist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-02-22 Shawn Graham, Canadian politician, born in Rexton, Canada
  • 1968-03-14 Megan Follows, Canadian actress (Chase, Anne of Green Gables), born in Toronto, Onario
  • 1968-03-29 Sue Foley, Canadian blues singer and guitarist, born in Ottawa, Ontario

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
  • 1968-04-03 Sebastian Bach [Bierk], Canadian heavy metal singer (Skid Row - "I Remember You"; "Psycho Love"), born in Freeport, Bahamas
  • 1968-04-12 Adam Graves, Canadian left wing hockey player (NY Rangers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-04-18 David Hewlett, Canadian actor (Stargate Universe), born in Redhill, Surrey, England
  • 1968-05-30 Kelley Armstrong, Canadian novelist (Women of the Otherworld), born in Sudbury, Ontario
  • 1968-06-06 Craig Roberts, Canadian 68 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Everett, Washington
  • 1968-06-06 François Avard, Canadian writer and scenarist
  • 1968-06-27 Pascale Bussières, French-Canadian actress (Blanche), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-07-02 Mark Tewksbury, Canadian swimmer (Olympic gold 100m backstroke 1992), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1968-07-05 John Ruskin a.k.a. Nardwuar the Human Serviette, Canadian journalist, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-07-11 Michael Geist, Canadian academic
  • 1968-07-24 Malcolm Ingram, Canadian director
  • 1968-08-05 Terri Clark, Canadian country singer
  • 1968-08-11 Veda Hille, Canadian singer
  • 1968-08-14 Billy Mavreas, Greek-Canadian cartoonist
  • 1968-08-26 Byron Lawson, Canadian actor
  • 1968-08-31 Glenroy Gilbert, Trinidad, Canadian 4X100m sprinter (Olympic gold 1996)
  • 1968-09-01 Michelle Buckingham, Canadian 61 kg judoka (Olymp-20-92, 96), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968-09-20 Leah Pinsent, Canadian actress (April Fool's Day), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-10-02 Jeff Martin, Canadian singer-songwriter (the Tea Party), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1968-11-03 Debbie Rochon, Canadian actress (Tromeo & Juliet), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-11-14 Serge Postigo, Canadian actor
  • 1968-12-31 Gerry Dee, Canadian comedian & actor, born in Scarborough, Canada
  • 1969-01-27 Michael Kulas, Canadian singer (James)
  • 1969-02-04 Duncan Coutts, Canadian rock bassist (Our Lady Peace), born in St. Catharine, Ontario
  • 1969-02-06 David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor & screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1969-03-04 Patrick Roach, Canadian actor
  • 1969-03-13 Kevin Kaminski, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Churchbridge, Canada
  • 1969-03-15 Rona Ambrose, Canadian politician
  • 1969-03-20 Caroline Brunet, Canadian kayaker (Olympic silver 1996), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1969-05-04 Micah Aivazoff, Armenian-descent Canadian ice hockey player, born in Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1969-05-17 Alan Doyle, Canadian musician (Great Big Sea), and actor, born in Petty Harbour, Newfoundland
  • 1969-05-26 John Baird, Canadian politician, born in Nepean, Ontario
  • 1969-05-29 Chan Kinchla, Canadian rock guitarist (Blues Traveler - "Run-Around"), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1969-06-04 Tine Moberg-Parker, Canada Europe class sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Oslo, Norway
  • 1969-06-08 David Sutcliffe, Canadian American actor (Gilmore Girls), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • 1969-06-17 Karen Nystrom, Canadian ice hockey forward (Olympic silver 1998), born in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
  • 1969-06-29 Claude Béchard, Canadian politician (Member of the National Assembly of Quebec), born in Saint-Philippe-de-Néri, Quebec
  • 1969-07-03 Kevin Hearn, Canadian musician (Barenaked Ladies), born in Grimsby, Ontario
  • 1969-07-07 Nathalie Simard, French-Canadian singer, born in Île d'Orléans, Canada
  • 1969-07-08 Lori Hallier, Victoria BC Canada, actress (Shannon-Santa Barbara)
  • 1969-07-28 Jaimie Dawson, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Geneva, Switzerland

Person of interestMatthew Perry

1969-08-19 Matthew Perry, Canadian-American actor (Chandler Bing on Friends), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts

  • 1969-08-21 Josee Chouinard, Canadian figure skater (Olympic-9th-1994), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-09-26 Anthony Kavanagh, French-Canadian comedian, actor and singer, born in Longueuil, Canada
  • 1969-10-17 Rick Mercer, Canadian comedian

Person of interestSamantha Bee

1969-10-25 Samantha Bee, Canadian-American comedian, actress, and television host, born in Toronto, Ontario

Comedian and TV Host Samantha Bee
Comedian and TV Host
Samantha Bee
  • 1969-11-15 Helen Kelesi, Canadian tennis star
  • 1969-11-23 Jonathan Seet, Canadian singer, born in Singapore
  • 1969-12-09 Sebastian Spence, Canadian actor, born in St. John's, Canada
  • 1969-12-12 Kris Wirtz, Canadian ice pairs skater (1994 Skate Canada), born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • 1969-12-15 Chantal Petitclerc, Canadian wheelchair athlete
  • 1969-12-22 Myriam Bédard, Canadian biathlete, born in Loretteville, Quebec City
  • 1970-01-05 Rick Campanelli, Canadian TV presenter, born in Hamilton, Canada
  • 1970-02-02 C. Ernst Harth, Canadian actor
  • 1970-02-12 Dell Demps, NBA guard (San Antonio Spurs), born in Long Beach, Canada
  • 1970-02-12 Jim Creeggan, Canadian bassist (Barenaked Ladies), born in Scarborough, Toronto
  • 1970-02-18 Raine Maida, Canadian musician (Our Lady Peace), born in Toronto, Canada
  • 1970-04-04 Barry Pepper, Canadian actor (The Kennedys), born in Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1970-04-05 Thea Gill, Canadian actress
  • 1970-04-11 Trevor Linden, Canadian ice hockey right wing (Canucks, NY Islanders), born in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada
  • 1970-05-04 Will Arnett, Canadian-American actor (Arrested Development), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-05-05 Naomi Klein, Canadian author (This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate) and activist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-05-06 Kavan Smith, Canadian actor
  • 1970-05-07 Sebastien Britten, Canadian figure skater (1995 Canadian Champ), born in Brossard, Quebec
  • 1970-05-12 Mike Weir, Canadian golfer (US Masters 2003), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • 1970-05-18 Vicky Sunohara, Canadian ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-06-03 Julie Masse, French Canadian singer
  • 1970-06-04 Richie Hawtin, British-Canadian electronic musician (Plastikman), born in Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • 1970-06-12 Gordon Michael Woolvett, Canadian actor (Andromeda), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 1970-06-22 Steven Page, Canadian singer/songwriter (Barenaked Ladies), born in Scarborough, Ontario

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Famous Deaths