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

Justin BieberJustin Bieber
(Singer-songwriter)

01 March 1994

Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves
(Actor)

02 September 1964

Ryan ReynoldsRyan Reynolds
(Actor)

23 October 1976

Jim CarreyJim Carrey
(Actor)

17 January 1962

Michael BubleMichael Bublé
(Singer-songwriter, Actor)

09 September 1975

Jordan PetersonJordan Peterson
(Clinical Psychologist)

12 June 1962

Shawn MendesShawn Mendes
(Singer & Songwriter)

08 August 1998

Ryan GoslingRyan Gosling

12 November 1980

John CandyJohn Candy
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter)

31 October 1950

Nathan FillionNathan Fillion
(Actor)

27 March 1971

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

25 May 1963

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Michael J. FoxMichael J. Fox
(Actor)

09 June 1961

Justin TrudeauJustin Trudeau
(23rd Prime Minister of Canada)

25 December 1971

John RobertsJohn Roberts
(Journalist)

15 November 1956

The WeekndThe Weeknd
(Singer)

16 February 1990

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

19 May 1981

Phil HartmanPhil Hartman
(Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian)

24 September 1948

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

21 December 1966

Neil YoungNeil Young
(Singer-Songwriter and Musician)

12 November 1945

Christopher PlummerChristopher Plummer
(Actor)

13 December 1929

William ShatnerWilliam Shatner
(Actor, Producer)

22 March 1931

James CameronJames Cameron
(Filmmaker)

16 August 1954

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

15 April 1982

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Hayden ChristensenHayden Christensen
(Actor, Voice Actor)

19 April 1981

Alex TrebekAlex Trebek
(American-Canadian television personality)

22 July 1940

Wayne Douglas GretzkyWayne Gretzky
(Ice Hockey Player)

26 January 1961

Donald SutherlandDonald Sutherland
(Actor)

17 July 1935

Alexander Graham BellAlexander Graham Bell
(Inventor of Telephone)

03 March 1847

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
(Singer-songwriter)

21 September 1934

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Jacob TremblayJacob Tremblay
(Child Actor)

05 October 2006

Chris BenoitChris Benoit
(Canadian Professional Wrestler)

21 May 1967

David FosterDavid Foster
(Musician)

01 November 1949

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

17 December 1946

Will ArnettWill Arnett
(Actor)

04 May 1970

Corey HaimCorey Haim
(Actor)

23 December 1971

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Stephen AmellStephen Amell
(Actor)

08 May 1981

Bryan AdamsBryan Adams
(Singer)

05 November 1959

Tristan ThompsonTristan Thompson
(Basketball Player)

13 March 1991

Michael CeraMichael Cera
(Actor)

07 June 1988

Rocky JohnsonRocky Johnson
(Professional Wrestler)

24 August 1944

Adonis StevensonAdonis Stevenson
(Professional Boxer)

22 September 1977

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Robert HerjavecRobert Herjavec
(Business People)

14 September 1962

Howie MandelHowie Mandel
(Actor, Comedian)

29 November 1955

Finn WolfhardFinn Wolfhard
(Actor, Musician)

23 December 2002

Tory LanezTory Lanez
(Rapper)

27 July 1992

Kris WuKris Wu
(Actor, model, singer)

06 November 1990

Steve NashSteve Nash

07 February 1974

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Pierre TrudeauPierre Trudeau
(15th Prime Minister of Canada)

18 October 1919

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

18 April 1953

Sidney CrosbySidney Crosby
(Ice Hockey Player)

07 August 1987

Cory MonteithCory Monteith
(Actor)

11 May 1982

Taylor KitschTaylor Kitsch
(Actor)

08 April 1981

Tommy ChongTommy Chong
(Comedian, Actor)

24 May 1938

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Joshua JacksonJoshua Jackson
(Actor)

11 June 1978

Paul Albert AnkaPaul Anka
(Singer, Songwriter)

30 July 1941

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen

11 February 1926

Roddy PiperRoddy Piper
(Wrestler)

17 April 1954

Robbie AmellRobbie Amell
(Actor)

21 April 1988

Chad KroegerChad Kroeger
(Musician)

15 November 1974

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Connor McDavidConnor McDavid
(Ice Hockey Player)

13 January 1997

Martin ShortMartin Short
(Actor)

26 March 1950

Deadmau5Deadmau5
(DJ)

05 January 1981

Owen HartOwen Hart
(Professional Wrestler)

07 May 1965

Drew ScottDrew Scott
(Actor, Realtor)

28 April 1978

Russell PetersRussell Peters
(Comedian, Actor and Producer)

29 September 1970

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Gordon LightfootGordon Lightfoot
(Singer, Songwriter)

17 November 1938

Avan Jogia Avan Jogia
(Actor)

09 February 1992

Denis VilleneuveDenis Villeneuve
(Film Director, Screenwriter, Playwright)

03 October 1967

Tom CavanaghTom Cavanagh
(Actor)

26 October 1963

Henry LauHenry Lau
(Singer)

11 October 1989

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Mr. MonkeyMr. Monkey
(YouTube Star, Viner)

30 April 2005

Glenn FordGlenn Ford
(Actor)

01 May 1916

Steven PinkerSteven Pinker
(Psychologist, Linguists)

18 September 1954

Robert PicktonRobert Pickton
(Serial killer)

24 October 1949

Stephen HarperStephen Harper
(Former Prime Minister of Canada)

30 April 1959

Neal PeartNeil Peart
(Musician, Songwriter)

12 September 1952

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Cameron MathisonCameron Mathison
(Actor)

25 August 1969

Jason PriestleyJason Priestley
(Actor, Director)

28 August 1969

Linus SebastianLinus Sebastian
(CEO of Linus Media Group)

20 August 1986