Canadian History Timeline (Part 18)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 2,584

Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson (55 years old)

1967-07-01 Canadian-American actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (Feb 1990), born in Ladysmith, British Columbia

  • 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)
  • 1967-07-14 Glen Scrivener, Canadian CFL defensive tackle (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1967-07-20 Ian Beckles, Canadian NFL guard, 1990-98 (Tampa Bay Bucs; Philadelphia Eagles), and radio broadcaster, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1967-07-24 Nick Nurse, American basketball head coach (NBA C'ship 2019, Toronto Raptors; Canadian men's national team), born in Carroll, Iowa
  • 1967-08-08 Margo Malowney, Canadian beach volleyball player (Olympics, 1996), born in Saint John, New Brunswick
  • 1967-08-13 Taro Tan, Canadian 65 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1967-08-21 Carrie-Anne Moss, Canadian actress (The Matrix Trilogy), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1967-08-23 Jon Cooper, Canadian ice hockey coach (Stanley Cup 2020, 21 Tampa Bay Lightning), born in Prince George, British Columbia
  • 1967-09-20 Catherine Bond-Mills, Canadian heptathlete (Olympics 1996), born in Woodstock, Ontario
  • 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
  • 1967-10-01 Mike Pringle, American Canadian Football Hall of Fame running back (CFL MOP 1995, 98; Montreal Alouettes), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967-10-03 Denis Villeneuve, French Canadian director (Arrival, Dune), born in Bécancour, Canada
  • 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 goaltender (most saves in regular season non-loss game (70 of 73 shots in 3-3 tie for Quebec Nordiques v Boston Bruins 1991), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1967-11-02 Derek Porter, Canadian rower (Olympic gold M8 1992; World C'ship gold single sculls 1993), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • 1967-11-10 Jed Roberts, Canadian CFL defensive tackle (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1967-11-23 Diane O'Grady, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in North Bay, Ontario
  • 1967-12-04 Klaus Wilmsmeyer, Canadian NFL punter (Super Bowl 1994, SF 49ers), born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • 1967-12-16 Donovan Bailey, Canadian athlete (WR 100m 9.84 1996; Olympic gold 100m, 4x100m 1996; World C'ship gold 100m, 4x100m 1995, 4x100m 1997), born in Manchester Parish, Jamaica
  • 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
  • 1968-01-28 Marnie McBean, Canadian rower (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-01-28 Sarah McLachlan, Canadian Juno and Grammy Award-winning folk singer-songwriter (Fumbling Towards Ecstasy; "I Will Remember You"), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 1968-02-01 Mark Recchi, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame right wing (Stanley Cup 1991, 2006, 11; at 43 oldest player to score in Stanley Cup Finals Series), born in Kamloops, Canada
  • 1968-02-01 Sean Millington, Canadian football fullback (Grey Cup 1994, 2000; BC Lions) and broadcaster (cfl.ca and CBC), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-02-12 Gregory Charles, French Canadian performing artist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-02-12 Josh Brolin, American actor (Young Riders - "Jimmy Hickok"; W. - "George Bush"; Hail Caesar! -"Eddie Mannix"), born in Santa Monica, Canada
  • 1968-02-22 Shawn Graham, Canadian politician, born in Rexton, Canada
  • 1968-03-14 Megan Follows, Canadian actress (Chase, Anne of Green Gables), born in Toronto, Onario
  • 1968-03-23 Curtis Mayfield, Canadian CFL receiver (Saskatchewan Roughriders, 1996-99), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1968-03-29 Sue Foley, Canadian blues singer and guitarist, born in Ottawa, Ontario

Celine DionCeline Dion (54 years old)

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

  • 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
  • 1968-04-28 Damion Lyons, Canadian CFL cornerback (BC Lions)
  • 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
  • 1968-06-10 Susan Haskell, Canadian actress (Marty-One Life to Live, Strictly Business), born in Toronto, Canada
  • 1968-06-27 Pascale Bussières, French Canadian actress (Blanche), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-06-30 Peter Miller, Canadian CFL linebacker (BC Lions), 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
  • 1968-08-02 Chrystia Freeland, Canadian politician (Deputy Prime Minister 2019-), born in Peace River, Alberta
  • 1968-08-05 Terri Clark, Canadian country singer-songwriter, and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1968-08-11 Veda Hille, Canadian singer
  • 1968-08-14 Billy Mavreas, Greek-Canadian cartoonist
  • 1968-08-29 Darren Joseph, Canadian football fullback (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1968-08-31 Glenroy Gilbert, Canadian 4X100m sprinter (Olympic gold 1996), born in Trinidad
  • 1968-09-13 Chris Morris, Canadian CFL tackle (Edmonton Eskimos), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1968-09-20 Leah Pinsent, Canadian actress (April Fool's Day), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-09-22 Lisa Alexander, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-10-02 Jeff Martin, Canadian singer-songwriter (The Tea Party), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1968-10-11 Cynthia Johnston, Canadian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1968-10-20 Raymond Biggs, Canadian CFL linebacker (Calgary Stampeders), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-11-03 Debbie Rochon, Canadian actress (Tromeo & Juliet), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1968-11-03 Paul Quantrill, Canadian baseball pitcher and coach (MLB All Star 2001; Toronto Blue Jays), born in London, Ontario
  • 1968-11-14 Serge Postigo, Canadian actor
  • 1968-11-19 Gord Fraser, Canadian road race cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1968-11-20 Richard Clarke, Canadian sailor Finn (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-12-24 Tariq Hussain, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (Splat; Brasstronaut), born in Cowansville, Quebec
  • 1968-12-26 Darren Barber, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1968-12-31 Gerry Dee, Canadian comedian & actor, born in Scarborough, Canada
  • 1969-01-16 Chelan Kozak, Canadian equestrian (Olympics 1996), born in Revelstoke, British Columbia
  • 1969-01-27 Michael Kulas, Canadian singer-songwriter (James, 1997-2001), and record producer born in Oakville, Ontario
  • 1969-01-29 Karen Fonteyne, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 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
  • 1969-02-12 Byron Stroud, Canadian heavy metal bassist, born in New Westminster, British Columbia
  • 1969-02-27 Greg Stevenson, Canadian rower (Olympics-11-92, 96), born in Sherbrooke, Quebec
  • 1969-03-04 Patrick Roach, Canadian actor
  • 1969-03-15 Rona Ambrose, Canadian politician
  • 1969-03-17 Domenic "Filane" Figliomeni, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Terrace Bay, Ontario
  • 1969-03-20 Caroline Brunet, Canadian kayaker (Olympic silver 1996), born in Quebec City, Québec
  • 1969-04-28 Merlelynn Lange-Harris, Canadian basketball center (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 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
  • 1969-05-17 Ryan Anthony, American trumpet player (Canadian Brass, 2000-03; Dallas Symphony, 2006-20), born in Whittier, California (d. 2020)
  • 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
  • 1969-07-02 Kevin Hearn, Canadian keyboardist, guitarist, and accordion player (Barenaked Ladies; Thin Buckle), born in Grimsby, Ontario

Joe SakicJoe Sakic (53 years old)

1969-07-07 Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame center (Colorado Avalanche, Canada 1998-2002) and executive (GM Colorado Avalanche), born in Burnaby, British Columbia

  • 1969-07-07 Nathalie Simard, French Canadian singer, born in Île d'Orléans, Canada
  • 1969-07-08 Lori Hallier, Canadian actress (Shannon-Santa Barbara), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1969-07-28 Jaimie Dawson, Canadian badminton player (Olympics 1996), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1969-08-15 Mark Heese, Canadian beach volleyballer (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario

Matthew PerryMatthew Perry (53 years old)

1969-08-19 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

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