Famous People From Canada

There is no dearth of Canadian guys who hog the limelight in showbiz! Keanu Reeves, Justin Beiber, Ryan Gosling—the snowy country has produced so many hotties! However it would be wrong to assume that being a Canadian man is all about being handsome and hunky. For the record, Canada has produced some of the finest architects, scientists, philosophers, and economists along with Hollywood actors and pop stars. Canada is famous for its beautiful buildings that have been designed by architects like David Ewart, John Ostell, and Bruce Kuwabara. The nation is also known for its love of sports and has spawned many a famous sportsman among its citizens. In fact, it was a Canadian, James Naismith who invented the game of basketball.

Elon MuskElon Musk
(Entrepreneur, Engineer, Inventor)

28 June 1971

Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves
(Actor)

02 September 1964

Justin BieberJustin Bieber
(Singer-songwriter)

01 March 1994

Ryan ReynoldsRyan Reynolds
(Actor)

23 October 1976

Shawn MendesShawn Mendes
(Singer & Songwriter)

08 August 1998

Jim CarreyJim Carrey
(Actor)

17 January 1962

Jordan PetersonJordan Peterson
(Clinical Psychologist)

12 June 1962

Ryan GoslingRyan Gosling

12 November 1980

John CandyJohn Candy
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter)

31 October 1950

Michael BubleMichael Bublé
(Singer-songwriter, Actor)

09 September 1975

James CameronJames Cameron
(Filmmaker)

16 August 1954

Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox
(Actor)

09 June 1961

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Tommy ChongTommy Chong
(Comedian, Actor)

24 May 1938

Justin TrudeauJustin Trudeau
(23rd Prime Minister of Canada)

25 December 1971

Mike MyersMike Myers
(Actor, Comedian, Writer, Film Producer, Film Director)

25 May 1963

The WeekndThe Weeknd
(Singer)

16 February 1990

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
(Actor, Producer)

22 March 1931

Georges St-PierreGeorges St-Pierre
(Mixed Martial Artist)

19 May 1981

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Christopher PlummerChristopher Plummer
(Actor)

13 December 1929

Neil YoungNeil Young
(Singer-Songwriter and Musician)

12 November 1945

Wayne Douglas GretzkyWayne Gretzky
(Ice Hockey Player)

26 January 1961

Kiefer SutherlandKiefer Sutherland
(Actor, Director, Producer, Voice Actor)

21 December 1966

Phil HartmanPhil Hartman
(Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian)

24 September 1948

Eugene LevyEugene Levy
(Actor, Comedian, Producer, Director)

17 December 1946

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Seth RogenSeth Rogen
(Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Producer, Director)

15 April 1982

Hayden ChristensenHayden Christensen
(Actor, Voice Actor)

19 April 1981

Alex TrebekAlex Trebek
(American-Canadian television personality)

22 July 1940

David FosterDavid Foster
(Musician)

01 November 1949

Tristan ThompsonTristan Thompson
(Basketball Player)

13 March 1991

Nathan FillionNathan Fillion
(Actor)

27 March 1971

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Will ArnettWill Arnett
(Actor)

04 May 1970

Howie MandelHowie Mandel
(Actor, Comedian)

29 November 1955

Donald SutherlandDonald Sutherland
(Actor)

17 July 1935

Chris BenoitChris Benoit
(Canadian Professional Wrestler)

21 May 1967

Alexander Graham BellAlexander Graham Bell
(Inventor of Telephone)

03 March 1847

Christopher Paul NeilChristopher Paul Neil
(Convicted Child Molester)

06 February 1975

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Bryan AdamsBryan Adams
(Singer)

05 November 1959

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
(Singer-songwriter)

21 September 1934

Jacob TremblayJacob Tremblay
(Child Actor)

05 October 2006

Corey HaimCorey Haim
(Actor)

23 December 1971

Michael CeraMichael Cera
(Actor)

07 June 1988

Finn WolfhardFinn Wolfhard
(Actor, Musician)

23 December 2002

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Stephen AmellStephen Amell
(Actor)

08 May 1981

Rocky JohnsonRocky Johnson
(Professional Wrestler)

24 August 1944

Steve NashSteve Nash

07 February 1974

Pablo SchreiberPablo Schreiber
(Actor)

26 April 1978

Cory MonteithCory Monteith
(Actor)

11 May 1982

Patrick J. AdamsPatrick J. Adams
(Actor)

27 August 1981

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Sidney CrosbySidney Crosby
(Ice Hockey Player)

07 August 1987

Taylor KitschTaylor Kitsch
(Actor)

08 April 1981

John RobertsJohn Roberts
(Journalist)

15 November 1956

Adonis StevensonAdonis Stevenson
(Professional Boxer)

22 September 1977

Joshua JacksonJoshua Jackson
(Actor)

11 June 1978

Rick MoranisRick Moranis
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter & Musician)

18 April 1953

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Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen

11 February 1926

Roddy PiperRoddy Piper
(Wrestler)

17 April 1954

Tory LanezTory Lanez
(Rapper)

27 July 1992

Pierre TrudeauPierre Trudeau
(15th Prime Minister of Canada)

18 October 1919

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka
(Singer, Songwriter)

30 July 1941

Robert HerjavecRobert Herjavec
(Business People)

14 September 1962

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Martin ShortMartin Short
(Actor)

26 March 1950

Jeff HealeyJeff Healey
(Singer)

25 March 1966

Robbie AmellRobbie Amell
(Actor)

21 April 1988

Avan Jogia Avan Jogia
(Actor)

09 February 1992

Deadmau5Deadmau5
(DJ)

05 January 1981

Denis VilleneuveDenis Villeneuve
(Film Director, Screenwriter, Playwright)

03 October 1967

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Rubin CarterRubin Carter
(Boxer)

06 May 1937

Kris WuKris Wu
(Actor, model, singer)

06 November 1990

Chad KroegerChad Kroeger
(Musician)

15 November 1974

Connor McDavidConnor McDavid
(Ice Hockey Player)

13 January 1997

Drew ScottDrew Scott
(Actor, Realtor)

28 April 1978

Owen HartOwen Hart
(Professional Wrestler)

07 May 1965

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Russell PetersRussell Peters
(Comedian, Actor and Producer)

29 September 1970

Andrew WigginsAndrew Wiggins
(Basketball Player)

23 February 1995

Glenn FordGlenn Ford
(Actor)

01 May 1916

Jason PriestleyJason Priestley
(Actor, Director)

28 August 1969

Robert PicktonRobert Pickton
(Serial killer)

24 October 1949

Gordon LightfootGordon Lightfoot
(Singer, Songwriter)

17 November 1938

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Henry LauHenry Lau
(Singer)

11 October 1989

Linus SebastianLinus Sebastian
(CEO of Linus Media Group)

20 August 1986

Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
(Psychologist, Linguists)

18 September 1954