Canadian History Timeline (Part 19)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,584

  • 1969-08-28 Jason Priestley, Canadian-American actor (Brandon-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1969-09-16 Andrew Borodow, Canadian freestyle wrestler (Olympic 5-92, 96), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1969-09-24 Andrew Greene, Canadian football guard (NFL: Miami Dolphins; 4 x CFL All Star, Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Kingston, Jamaica
  • 1969-09-26 Anthony Kavanagh, French Canadian comedian, actor and singer, born in Longueuil, Canada
  • 1969-09-29 Erika Eleniak, American Canadian actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (July 1989), born in Glendale, California
  • 1969-10-08 Dylan Neal, American-Canadian actor (Dylan Shaw-Bold & the Beautiful), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario
  • 1969-10-17 Rick Mercer, Canadian comedian

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1969-10-25 Canadian-American comedian, actress, and Television Host, born in Toronto, Ontario

  • 1969-10-30 Snow [Darrin O'Brien], Canadian rapper ("Informer"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1969-11-07 Tanya Dubnicoff, Canadian cyclist (Olympic 6th 1992, 96), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1969-11-12 Trevor Shaw, Canadian CFL slot back (BC Lions), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • 1969-11-14 Sue Stewart, Canadian basketball guard (Olympics 1996), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 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 (14 x Olympic gold 1996, 2000, 04, 08) and politician (Senator for Grandville, Quebec), born in Saint-Marc-des-Carrières, Quebec
  • 1969-12-22 Myriam Bédard, Canadian biathlete, born in Loretteville, Quebec City
  • 1970-01-05 Rick Campanelli, Canadian TV presenter, born in Hamilton, Canada
  • 1970-01-07 Paul McCallum, Canadian football punter and placekicker (Claymores, Sask Roughriders), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-01-09 Lara Fabian, Canadian-Belgian singer, born in Etterbeek, Belgium
  • 1970-01-17 Candace Murray, Canadian softball shortstop (Olympics 1996), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 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
  • 1970-04-23 Scott Bairstow, Canadian actor (Lonesome Series: The Dove), born in Steinbach, Manitoba, 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
  • 1970-05-08 Christine Stark, Canadian volleyballer (Olympics 1996), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1970-05-12 Andreas Hestler, Canadian cyclist (Olympics 1996), born in Victoria, British Columbia
  • 1970-05-12 Mike Weir, Canadian golfer (US Masters 2003), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • 1970-05-12 Todd Hallett, Canadian rower (Olympics-7-92, 96), born in Shelburne, Nova Scotia
  • 1970-05-18 Vicky Sunohara, Canadian ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-05-25 Michael Benyaer, Canadian-American actor (Deadpool) and writer (Pilot One), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-05-31 Cory Mantyka, Canadian CFL guard (BC Lions), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • 1970-06-03 Julie Masse, French Canadian singer (Circle of One), born in Greenfield Park, Quebec
  • 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
  • 1970-07-16 Phil Graham, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 1970-07-27 Tom Europe, Canadian football defensive back (Montreal Alouettes), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-08-06 Mike Strange, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Niagara Falls, Ontario
  • 1970-08-22 Jean-Michel Bombardier, Canadian pair skater (1995, 96 Can), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1970-08-28 Gavin Maxwell, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Mississauga, Ontario
  • 1970-08-31 Zack Ward, Canadian actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-09-04 Cari Read, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1970-09-21 Michael O'Shea, Canadian CFL linebacker (Toronto Argonauts), born in North Bay, Ontario
  • 1970-09-24 Paul Spoljaric, Canadian pitcher (Toronto Blue Jays), born in Kelowna, British Columbia
  • 1970-10-05 Tina Poitras, Canadian 10k walker (Olympics 1996), born in Thompson, Canada
  • 1970-10-07 Dwayne Provo, Canadian cornerback (New England Patriots), born in North Preston, Canada
  • 1970-10-17 Tasha Tsang, Canadian rower (Olympic silver 1996), born in Saskatoon Saskatchewan
  • 1970-10-25 Ed Robertson, Canadian guitarist and singer-songwriter (Barenaked Ladies - "If I Had $1000000"), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1970-11-09 Chris Jericho [Irvine], American-Canadian professional wrestler and heavy metal rock singer (Fozzy), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1970-11-15 Lesley Reddon, ice hockey goalie (Canada, Olympics 1998)
  • 1970-11-27 Patricia Zentilli, Canadian actress (Lexx), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • 1970-12-03 Laura Schuler, Canadian ice hockey forward and coach (World C'ship gold 1990, 92, 97; coach Dartmouth College), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • 1970-12-15 Michael Shanks, Canadian actor and director (Stargate), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1970-12-19 Jon Cleveland, Canadian 100m/200m swimmer (Olympic bronze 1992, 96), born in Fresno, California
  • 1970-12-20 Nicole DeBoer, Canadian actress, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1970-12-22 Ted Cruz [Rafael Edward], Canadian-born US politician (Senate-R-Texas 2013-), born in Calgary. Alberta
  • 1970-12-31 Dan Howe, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • 1970-12-31 Michel Brunet, Canadian ice dancer (1996 Canadians-2nd), born in Gatineau, Quebec
  • 1971-01-04 Deb Sonnenberg, Canadian softball pitcher (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-01-09 Hal Niedzviecki, Canadian novelist & cultural critic, born in Brockville, Canada
  • 1971-01-18 Seamus O'Regan, Canadian politician & television personality, born in St. John's, Canada
  • 1971-02-05 Dianne Norman, Canadian basketball forward (Olympics 1996), born in Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
  • 1971-02-17 Martyn Bennett [-Knight], Canadian-Scottish celtic-fusion piper, pianist, and composer, born in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador (d. 2005)
  • 1971-02-23 Don Maxwell, Canadian cricketer, born in Bridgetown, Barbados
  • 1971-02-25 Daniel Powter, Canadian rock singer-songwriter ("Bad Day"), born in Vernon, British Columbia
  • 1971-02-28 Peter Stebbings, Canadian actor
  • 1971-03-07 Alison Herst, Canadian kayaker (Olympics-5-92, 96), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-03-23 Yasmeen Ghauri, Canadian model (Valentino Perfume), born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1971-03-27 Nathan Fillion, Canadian actor (Castle), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-04-07 Victor Kraatz, Canadian ice dancer (1995 World Champs-4th), born in Berlin, West Germany
  • 1971-04-08 Marc Peers, Canadian tornado sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1971-04-09 Jacques Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer (World F1 champion 1997; Indianapolis 500 1995; Indy Car World Series 1995), born in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
  • 1971-04-12 Kent Manderville, Canadian ice hockey player (Edmonton Oilers), born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 1971-04-15 Guivi Sissaouri, Canada freestyle wrestler (Olympic silver 1996), born in Tbilisi, Georgia
  • 1971-04-25 Andrew Grigg, CFL receiver (Hamilton Tiger Cats), born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
  • 1971-04-28 Mihai Apostal, Bucharest Romania, Canadian kayaker (Olympics 1996)
  • 1971-05-04 Steve Glenn, Canadian football linebacker (BC Lions), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1971-05-16 Khari Jones, Canadian American football player (BC Lions, Scottish Claymores) and coach (Montreal Alouettes), born in Hammond, Indiana
  • 1971-05-24 Paul Ragusa, Canadian 48 kg freestyle wrestler (Olympics 1996), born in Bülach, Switzerland
  • 1971-05-25 Tim Kroeker, Canadian 110m hurdler (Olympics 1996), born in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1971-05-29 Éric Lucas, Canadian boxer (WBC Super Middleweight title 2001-02), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1971-05-31 Brad Elberg, Canadian CFL running back (Winnipeg Blue Bombers), born in Regina, Saskatchewan
  • 1971-06-11 Duane Dmytryshyn, CFL receiver (Toronto Argonauts), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • 1971-06-12 David Defiagbon, Nigerian-Canadian boxer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Sapele, Delta State, Nigeria (d. 2018)
  • 1971-06-15 Bif Naked [Beth Torbert], Canadian singer-songwriter ("Spaceman") and actress, born in New Delhi, India
  • 1971-06-22 Laryssa Biesenthal, Canadian rower (Olympics 1996), born in Walkertown, Ontario
  • 1971-06-25 Mike Sutherland, Canadian football offensive linebacker (Montreal Alouettes), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1971-06-25 Ryan Carey, Canadian CFL safety (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Carleton Place, Ontario
  • 1971-06-29 Matthew Good, Canadian musician (Matthew Good Band), born in Burnaby, British Columbia
  • 1971-07-02 Evelyn Lau, Canadian author

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