Canadian History Timeline (Part 17)

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Birthdays 1601 - 1,700 of 2,584

  • 1964-11-28 Jesse Cook, French Canadian jazz-flamenco guitarist (Free Fall), born in Paris, France
  • 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
  • 1964-12-31 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
  • 1965-01-28 Lynda Boyd, Canadian actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 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
  • 1965-03-10 Paul Masotti, Canadian CFL receiver (Toronto Argonauts) and football executive, born in Hamilton, 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)

Steve YzermanSteve Yzerman (57 years old)

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

  • 1965-05-10 Linda Evangelista, Canadian supermodel (Elite), born in St Catherines, Canada
  • 1965-05-12 Stacy Wilson, Canadian ice hockey forward and captain of Team Canada (Silver medal, Olympics 1998), born in Moncton, New Brunswick

Cam NeelyCam Neely (57 years old)

1965-06-06 Canadian Hockey HOF right wing (5 x All Star; Vancouver Canucks, Boston Bruins) and executive (President Boston Bruins), born in Comox, British Columbia

  • 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
  • 1965-07-17 Ken Evraire, Canadian CFL slot back (Hamilton Tiger Cats), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 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

Shania TwainShania Twain (57 years old)

1965-08-28 Canadian Grammy Award-winning country music singer ("You're Still The One"; "That Don't Impress Me Much"; "Man! I Feel Like A Woman!"), born in Windsor, Ontario

  • 1965-08-31 Céline Bonnier, French Canadian actress, born in Lévis, Quebec

Lennox LewisLennox Lewis (57 years old)

1965-09-02 British/Canadian boxer (Olympic gold super-heavyweight 1988, undisputed world heavyweight champion 1999), born in London, England

  • 1965-09-09 Marc Dunn, Canadian volleyball player (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario

Patrick RoyPatrick Roy (57 years old)

1965-10-05 Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame goalie (4-time Stanley Cup, 3-time Vezina Trophy winner), born in Québec City, Québec

  • 1965-10-06 Cynthia Meyer, NY, Canadian trap shooter (Olympics 1996)
  • 1965-10-26 Kelly Rowan, Canadian actress and producer, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1965-10-26 Mark McLoughlin, Canadian CFL placekicker (CFL All Star 1994, 96, 99; Grey Cup 1992, 98, 2001; Calgary Stampeders), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1965-10-29 Peter Timmons, Canadian alt-rock-folk drummer (Cowboy Junkies - "Sweet Jane"), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1965-11-17 Grant Connell, Canadian tennis player who was the world's #1 doubles player in the 1990s, born in Regina Saskatchewan
  • 1965-11-27 Kathleen Heddle, Canadian rower (Olympic gold coxless pair, 8's 1992; double sculls 1996), born in Trail, British Columbia (d. 2021)
  • 1965-12-01 Chantal Chamberland, Canadian jazz guitarist and vocalist ("The Other Woman"), born in Quebec
  • 1965-12-07 Todd Kabel, Canadian jockey (Sovereign Award for Outstanding Jockey 1992, 95, 2003-06; Queen's Plate 1995, 2000; Prince of Wales Stakes 2000, 07), born in McCreary, Manitoba (d. 2021)
  • 1965-12-10 Stephanie Morgenstern, Canadian actress and filmmaker (Remembrance), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1965-12-21 Anke Engelke, Canadian-German comedian, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1965-12-31 Julie Doucet, Canadian underground cartoonist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1966-01-11 Kelley Law, Canadian curler
  • 1966-01-12 Ingrid Jensen, Canadian Juno Award-winning jazz trumpeter (Vernal Fields), born in North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1966-01-24 Mike Forgeron, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Main-a-dieu, Canada
  • 1966-01-30 Danielle Goyette, Canadian ice hockey player (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1966-01-31 Jamie Taras, Canadian football player (BC Lions), born in Acton, Ontario
  • 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)
  • 1966-04-01 Harry Van Hofwegen, Canadian CFL defensive tackle (BC Lions), born in Nepean, Ontario
  • 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
  • 1966-05-07 Anderson Cummins, Barbados Canadian cricketer (in Packer's Valley Barbados & WI quickie), born in Christ Church, Barbados
  • 1966-05-21 Manon Kelley, Canadian actress (Red Lips 2), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1966-05-31 Jeremy Hotz, Canadian stand-up comedian
  • 1966-05-31 Jessica Monroe, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1966-06-07 Dan Payne, Canadian football tackle (Grey Cup: Saskatchewan Roughriders 1989; Toronto Argonauts 1996, 97; B.C. Lions 2000), born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • 1966-06-09 Tony Martino, Canadian CFL punter (Calgary Stampeders), born in Kelowna, British Columbia

Kurt BrowningKurt Browning (56 years old)

1966-06-18 Canadian figure skater (Olympic-5-1994), born in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

  • 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
  • 1966-07-16 Warren Sallenback, Canadian cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in South Surrey, British Columbia
  • 1966-07-25 Lynda Lemay, French Canadian chanson singer, born in Portneuf, Quebec
  • 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
  • 1966-08-30 John Terry, Canadian CFL tackle (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Greenwood, North Carolina
  • 1966-09-09 Alison Sydor, Canadian cyclist (Olympic silver 1996), born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 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
  • 1966-11-08 Michael Soles, Canadian CFL fullback (Montreal Alouettes), born in Pointe-Claire, Canada
  • 1966-11-16 Dean McDermott, Canadian actor
  • 1966-12-01 Larry Walker, Canadian Baseball HOF right fielder (NL MVP 1997; NL batting champion 1998, 99, 2001; 5 x MLB All Star; 7 x Gold Glove; Montreal Expos, Colorado Rockies), born in Maple Ridge, British Columbia
  • 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
  • 1967-01-25 Mario Brunetta, Canadian hockey goaltender (Team Italy 1998, Quebec Nordiques), born in Quebec City, Canada
  • 1967-01-25 Marty Calder, Canadian 62 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympic 12-92,96), born in St. Catharines, Canada
  • 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
  • 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
  • 1967-03-21 Troy Westwood, Canadian CFL football kicker and punter, 1991-2009 (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Dauphin, Manitoba
  • 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
  • 1967-04-23 Rhéal Cormier, Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (St. Louis Cardinals; Philadelphia Phillies; Boston Red Sox), born in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada (d. 2021) [1]
  • 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

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