Canadian History (Part 18)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 2,070

  • 1978-05-02 Steve Bays, Canadian musician (Hot Hot Heat)
  • 1978-05-15 Dwayne DeRosario, Canadian footballer
  • 1978-05-15 Caroline Dhavernas, Canadian actress
  • 1978-05-21 Jamaal Magloire, Canadian professional basketballer
  • 1978-05-25 Adam Gontier, Canadian singer (Three Days Grace), born in Peterborough, Ontario
  • 1978-06-14 Steve Bégin, French-Canadian hockey player
  • 1978-06-19 Tyson Dux, Canadian wrestler
  • 1978-06-21 Erica Durance, Canadian actress
  • 1978-07-22 A. J. Cook, Canadian actress
  • 1978-08-12 Hayley Wickenheiser, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1978-08-22 Jeff Stinco, Canadian musician (Simple Plan), born in Montreal
  • 1978-09-05 Laura Bertram, Canadian actress (Trance Gemini-Andromeda), born in Toronto, Canada
  • 1978-09-17 Shawn Horcoff, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978-10-05 Jesse Palmer, Canadian-born American football player
  • 1978-10-05 Morgan Webb, Canadian-born television presenter
  • 1978-11-19 Matt Dusk, Canadian jazz musician / vocalist
  • 1978-12-02 Nelly Furtado, Canadian singer and songwriter
  • 1978-12-14 Kim St-Pierre, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1978-12-17 Neil Sanderson, Canadian drummer (Three Days Grace)
  • 1978-12-23 Esthero, Canadian musician and singer
  • 1978-12-23 Estella Warren, Canadian model and actress
  • 1979-01-16 Brenden Morrow, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-01-16 Jason Ward, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-02-02 Petra Cada, Canadian table tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1979-02-15 Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Canadian actor (Quarantine), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1979-03-06 Erik Bedard, Canadian baseball player
  • 1979-03-17 Andrew Ference, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-04-04 Roberto Luongo, Canadian ice hockey goaltender, born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • 1979-04-11 Nazanin Afshin-Jam, Canadian human rights activist, Miss World Canada, born in Tehran, Iran
  • 1979-04-11 Sebastien Grainger, Canadian musician (Death from Above), born in Mississauga, Canada
  • 1979-05-01 Jennifer Botterill, Canadian ice hockey forward (gold medal 2002, 2006, 2010 Olympics), born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1979-05-02 Jason Chimera, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
  • 1979-05-09 Pierre Bouvier, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  • 1979-05-11 Erin Lang, Canadian musician
  • 1979-05-23 Brian Campbell, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-05-25 Caroline Ouellette, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-05-30 Mike Bishai, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-06-08 Pete Orr, Canadian baseball player
  • 1979-06-20 Lani Billard, Canadian actress

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1979-07-02 Joe Thornton, Canadian hockey player, born in London, Ontario

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  • 1979-07-26 Peter Sarno, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-08-03 Evangeline Lilly, Canadian actress (Lost, The Hobbit), born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
  • 1979-08-12 Cindy Klassen, Canadian speed skater
  • 1979-08-22 Jennifer Finnigan, Canadian actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1979-08-27 Sarah Neufeld, Canadian musician (Arcade Fire)
  • 1979-08-29 Chieu Luu, Canadian journalist
  • 1979-08-31 Mark Johnston, Canadian swimmer
  • 1979-09-05 Stacey Dales, Canadian basketball player and sportscaster, born in Collingwood, Canada
  • 1979-09-15 Patrick Marleau, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-09-17 Chuck Comeau, Canadian musician (Simple Plan)
  • 1979-10-05 Curtis Sanford, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1979-10-07 Aaron Ashmore, Canadian actor
  • 1979-10-07 Shawn Ashmore, Canadian actor
  • 1979-10-25 Milena Roucka, Canadian former model current professional wrestler of Czech and Costa Rican descent.
  • 1979-11-21 Alex Tanguay, Canadian hockey player
  • 1979-12-03 Rainbow Sun Francks, Canadian actor
  • 1979-12-15 Eric Young, Canadian professional wrestler
  • 1980-02-02 Teddy Hart [Edward Annis], Canadian professional wrestler, born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • 1980-02-06 Kim Poirier, Canadian actress
  • 1980-02-10 Mike Ribeiro, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1980-02-21 Brad Fast, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-02-21 Jim Vandermeer, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-02-23 Yvonne Tousek, Canadian gymnast (Olympics 1996), born in Kitchener, Ontario
  • 1980-02-29 Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-03-14 Mercedes McNab, Canadian-born actress
  • 1980-03-19 Don Sparrow, Canadian illustrator
  • 1980-03-21 Deryck Whibley, Canadian guitarist and singer (Sum41)
  • 1980-04-10 Sean Avery, Canadian ice hockey player, born in North York, Ontario, Canada
  • 1980-04-10 Bryce Soderberg, American musician (Lifehouse), born in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1980-04-12 Erik Mongrain, Canadian composer and guitarist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1980-04-14 Win Butler, American/Canadian musician (Arcade Fire)
  • 1980-04-18 Robyn Regehr, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-04-21 Vincent Lecavalier, Canadian hockey player
  • 1980-04-29 Mathieu Biron, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-05-02 Pierre-Luc Gagnon, Canadian skateboarder, born in Boucherville, Quebec, Canada
  • 1980-05-02 Brad Richards, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Murray Harbour, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • 1980-05-04 Andrew Raycroft, Canadian ice hockey goalie, born in Belleville, Ontario
  • 1980-05-08 Benny Yau, Canadian entertainer
  • 1980-06-04 François Beauchemin, French Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-06-16 Brad Gushue, Canadian curler
  • 1980-06-19 Lauren Lee Smith, Canadian actress
  • 1980-06-24 Liane Balaban, Canadian actress
  • 1980-07-11 T.J. Wilson, Canadian professional wrestler
  • 1980-07-19 Bender [Alexander Buchanan], Canadian underground hip hop artist (Flight Distance, King of the Dot), born in Ottawa, Canada (d. 2018)
  • 1980-07-21 Tailor James, Canadian model
  • 1980-07-26 Dave Baksh, Canadian guitarist (Sum 41)
  • 1980-07-29 Ryan Braun, Canadian baseball player (Los Angeles Angels), born in Kitchener, Ontario
  • 1980-08-03 Dominic Moore, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-08-12 Matt Thiessen, Canadian-American musician (Relient K)
  • 1980-08-22 Nicolas Macrozonaris, French-Canadian track-and-field athlete, born in Laval, Canada
  • 1980-08-24 Sonja Bennett, Canadian actress (Punch), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1980-08-29 David Desrosiers, Canadian musician(Simple Plan)
  • 1980-09-02 Dany Sabourin, French Canadian Goaltender in the National Hockey League
  • 1980-09-03 Cone McCaslin, Canadian bassist (Sum 41)
  • 1980-09-11 Mike Comrie, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1980-09-19 Sara Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
  • 1980-09-19 Tegan Quin, Canadian singer/songwriter (Tegan and Sara)
  • 1980-09-29 Dallas Green, Canadian musician (Alexisonfire, City and Colour)
  • 1980-09-30 Camilla D'Errico, Canadian comic book artist and painter
  • 1980-10-03 Sheldon Brookbank, Canadian hockey player

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