Canadian History Timeline (Part 21)

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 2001 - 2,100 of 2,573

  • 1973-12-08 Doron Bell Jr., Canadian actor, born in Montreal, Canada
  • 1973-12-16 Scott Storch, Canadian-American hip-hop producer, born on Long Island, New York
  • 1973-12-22 Annie Pelletier, Canadian diver (Olympic bronze 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1973-12-25 Alexandre Trudeau, Canadian journalist, born in Ottawa, Canada
  • 1973-12-31 Curtis Myden, Canadian 200m/400m swimmer (Olympic 2 bronze-96), born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1974-01-14 Hugues Legault, Canadian 50m swimmer (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-01-14 Kevin Durand, Canadian actor (The Strain), born in Thunder Bay, Canada
  • 1974-01-17 Sharon Marie Ferris, New Zealand sailor (Olympics 1996), born in Scarborough, Canada
  • 1974-01-24 Kristy Sargeant, Canadian ice pairs (1994 Skate Canada), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1974-01-25 Robert Budreau, Canadian film director, born in London, Canada
  • 1974-01-30 Martina Jerant, Canadian basketball player (Olympics 1996), born in Windsor, Ontario

Steve NashSteve Nash (49 years old)

1974-02-07 Canadian Basketball Hall of Fame guard (NBA MVP 2005, 06; 8 × NBA All-Star; Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers) and coach (Brooklyn Nets), born in Johannesburg, South Africa

  • 1974-02-16 Kathy McCormack, ice hockey forward (Canada, Olympic silver 1998)
  • 1974-02-18 Ruby Dhalla, Canadian politician, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1974-03-14 Grace Park, American-Canadian actress (Hawaii Five-0), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1974-03-29 Alex Cuba [Alexis Puentes], Cuban-Canadian singer-songwriter (Mendó), born in Artemisa, Cuba
  • 1974-04-04 O. J. Santiago, American football tight end (Atlanta Falcons), born in Whitby, Ontario, Canada
  • 1974-04-11 Tricia Helfer, Canadian model and actress (Battlestar Galactica, 2004-09), born in Donalda, Alberta
  • 1974-04-20 Kevin Sullivan, Canadian athlete, 1.5k runner (Olympics 1996), born in Brantford, Ontario
  • 1974-04-23 Bret Anderson, Canadian football slot back (BC Lions), born in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1974-04-27 Johnny Devine, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Merritt, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1974-04-29 Jasper Wood, Canadian concert violinist, born in Moncton, New Brunswick
  • 1974-05-08 Colin Daynes, Canadian 68 kg Greco Roman wrestler (Olympic-96), born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1974-05-23 Matt Hindle, Canadian bobsledder, born in Calgary, Alberta
  • 1974-05-24 Will Sasso, Canadian-American actor and comedian (The Three Stooges 2012), born in Ladner, British Columbia, Canada

Alanis MorissetteAlanis Morissette (48 years old)

1974-06-01 Canadian-America vocalist (Jagged Little Pill), born in Ottawa, Ontario

  • 1974-06-09 Jana Nejedly, Canadian tennis player (Olympics 1996), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1974-06-13 Elli Overton, Canadian Australian swimmer (Olympic 5th 1992, 96)
  • 1974-06-25 Nisha Ganatra, Canadian film director (Chutney Popcorn), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1974-06-28 Atilla Buday, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1974-07-13 Deborah Cox, Canadian R&B singer, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1974-07-15 Janice Bremner, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Burlington, Ontario
  • 1974-08-01 Beckie Scott, Canadian cross-country skiing athlete, born in Vegreville, Alberta, Canada
  • 1974-08-08 Scott D'Amore, Canadian professional wrestler and manager
  • 1974-08-15 Natasha Henstridge, Canadian actress (Species), born in Springdale, Newfoundland and Labrador

Jay OnraitJay Onrait (48 years old)

1974-08-29 Canadian sports broadcaster (TSN, Fox Sports 1), born in Athabasca, Alberta

  • 1974-09-04 Jean Lavertue, Canadian weightlifter (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1974-10-12 Marie Wilson [Flevaras], Canadian actress (As the World Turns, General Hospital), born in Athens, Greece
  • 1974-10-20 SubtractiveLAD [Stephen Hummel] Canadian electronic music composer and performer, born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1974-11-15 Chad Kroeger, Canadian singer, guitarist, and songwriter (Nickelback "How You Remind Me"; "Photograph"), born in Hanna, Alberta
  • 1974-11-19 Tawnie Olson, Canadian contemporary classical composer, and educator, born in Canada
  • 1974-11-20 Kirk Reynolds, Canadian trap shooter (Olympics 1996), born in Outlook, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • 1974-12-07 Nicole Appleton, English-Canadian singer (All Saints), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1975-01-01 Becky Kellar-Duke, Canadian ice hockey defenseman (Olympics gold 2002, 06, 10; World C'ship gold 1999, 2000, 01, 04), born in Hagersville, Ontario
  • 1975-01-25 Mia Kirshner, Canadian actress, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1975-02-19 Daniel Adair, Canadian drummer and percussionist (Nickelback; 3 Doors Down), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1975-02-24 Ashley MacIsaac, Canadian fiddler
  • 1975-03-04 Hawksley Workman, Canadian rock singer-songwriter
  • 1975-03-06 Yannick Nézet-Séguin, French Canadian conductor (Montréal Orchestre Métropolitain, 2000-; Philadelphia Orchestra, 2010-26; Metropolitan Opera, 2018-present), born in Montréal, Quebec
  • 1975-03-17 Test [Andrew Martin], Canadian professional wrestler (WWF/WWE), born in Whitby, Ontario (d. 2009)
  • 1975-04-22 Greg Moore, Canadian race car driver (d. 1999)
  • 1975-05-09 Chris Diamantopoulos, Canadian actor (The Three Stooges; Silicon Valley), and cartoon Voice (Mickey Mouse, 2013-present), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1975-05-09 Tamia [Washington], Canadian R&B, hiphop, and pop singer, born in Windsor, Ontario
  • 1975-05-24 Marc Gagnon, Canadian short track speed skater (Olympic gold 1998, 2002), born in Chicoutimi, Quebec, Canada
  • 1975-06-09 Carolyne Lepage, Canadian 48 kg judoka (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1975-06-18 Martin St. Louis, Canadian hockey player
  • 1975-07-17 Troy Amos Ross, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Georgetown, Guyana
  • 1975-08-22 Jean-François “Jeff” Stinco, French-Canadian punk-pop guitarist (Simple Plan), born in Montreal, Quebec (some sources cite 1978)
  • 1975-08-31 James Black, Canadian singer-songwriter (Finger Eleven), born in Ontario, Canada

Michael BubléMichael Bublé (47 years old)

1975-09-09 Canadian Grammy and Juno Award-winning singer ("Haven't Met You Yet"; "It's A Beautiful Day"), and actor, born in Burnaby, British Columbia

Dan O'TooleDan O'Toole (47 years old)

1975-09-10 Canadian sports anchor (TSN, Fox Sports 1), born in Peterborough, Ontario

  • 1975-09-22 Ethan Moreau, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Huntsville, Ontario
  • 1975-10-30 Ian D'Sa, British-Canadian guitarist and vocalist (Billy Talent), born in Ealing, London
  • 1975-10-30 Joanne Malar, Canadian swimmer (Olympics-11-92, 96), born in Hamilton, Ontario
  • 1975-11-06 Mike Maurer, Canadian CFL fullback (Saskatchewan Roughriders), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • 1975-12-16 Benjamin Kowalewicz, Canadian rock singer and songwriter (Billy Talent), born in Pierrefonds, Quebec
  • 1975-12-16 Jonathan Scarfe, Canadian actor
  • 1975-12-18 Trish Stratus, Canadian professional wrestler
  • 1976-01-02 Mahée Paiement, Canadian actress
  • 1976-01-03 Alisen Down, Canadian actress
  • 1976-01-07 Éric Gagné, Canadian baseball pitcher (NL Cy Young Award 2003), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-01-23 Phil Boudreault, Canadian boxer (Olympics 1996), born in Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • 1976-01-24 Shae-Lynn Bourne, Canadian pairs skater (Bourne & Kraatz, 1994 World Champs-4th), born in Chatham-Kent, Canada
  • 1976-02-13 (Leslie) Feist, Canadian folk-pop singer-songwriter and guitarist, born n Amherst, Nova Scotia
  • 1976-02-13 Dave Padden, Canadian musician (Annihilator), born in Canada
  • 1976-02-20 Gail Kim, Canadian professional wrestler
  • 1976-02-28 Guillaume Lemay-Thivierge, Canadian actor
  • 1976-03-09 Ben Mulroney, Canadian television host, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-03-14 Daniel Gillies, New Zealand-Canadian actor (The Vampire Diaries), born in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • 1976-03-15 Cara Pifko, Canadian actress
  • 1976-03-19 Rachel Blanchard, Canadian actress (Clueless -"Cher Horowitz"), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1976-04-10 Sara Renner, Canadian cross-country skier, born in Golden, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1976-04-15 Jason Bonsignore, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1976-04-23 Tamas Buday Jr, Canadian canoeist (Olympics 1996), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • 1976-04-24 Sonya Jeyaseelan, Canadian tennis star (1995 Futures Fla), born in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
  • 1976-05-08 Martha Wainwright, Canadian-American musician and songwriter, born in Montréal, Quebec
  • 1976-05-21 Kardinal Offishall [Jason Drew Harrow], Canadian rapper, born in Scarsborough, Ontario
  • 1976-06-06 Akido [Kim Gaboury], Canadian musician (Dancing in Chains), born in Quebec City, Quebec
  • 1976-06-23 Emmanuelle Vaugier, Canadian actress (CSI:NY; Lost Girl), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1976-07-13 Sheldon Souray, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1976-07-23 Jonathan Gallant, Canadian musician (Billy Talent), born in Streetsville, Ontario
  • 1976-08-01 Eryn Bulmer, Canadian diver (Olympics 1996), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1976-08-09 Leigh Kakaty, Canadian-American rock singer (Pop Evil), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • 1976-08-14 Steve Braun, Canadian actor, born in Winnipeg, Canada
  • 1976-08-25 Philippe Comtois, Canadian 3m springboard diver (Olympics 1996), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1976-08-29 Kasia Kulesza, Canadian synchronized swimmer (Olympic silver 1996), born in Warsaw, Poland
  • 1976-09-13 José Théodore, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Canada
  • 1976-09-20 Enuka Okuma, Canadian actress
  • 1976-10-21 Mélanie Turgeon, French Canadian alpine skier

Ryan ReynoldsRyan Reynolds (46 years old)

1976-10-23 Canadian-American actor (The Proposal; Deadpool), born in Vancouver, British Columbia

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