Famous People Born In Winnipeg

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Anna Paquin
(Canadian-born New Zealand Actress and the Second Youngest Winner in Oscar History)
Anna Paquin
54
Birthdate: July 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 2 
Terry Fox
(Canadian Athlete and Activist Who Became a National Hero and an Inspirational Figure for His Battle Against Cancer)
Terry Fox
19
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 28, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: June 28, 1981
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 3 
Jonathan Toews
(Canadian Professional Ice Hockey Centre and Captain of the ‘Chicago Blackhawks’ Team)
Jonathan Toews
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 29, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 4 
Daniel Gillies
(Known for His Role of ‘Elijah Mikaelson’ in the TV series ‘The Vampire Diaries’)
Daniel Gillies
24
Birthdate: March 14, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Kenny Omega
(Wrestler)
Kenny Omega
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 6 
Randy Bachman
(Guitarist, singer, and songwriter who was a founding member of the bands The Guess Who and Bachman–Turner Overdrive)
Randy Bachman
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 27, 1943
Sun Sign: Libra
 7 
Nia Vardalos
(Best Known for Starring in & Writing the Romantic Comedy Film 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding')
Nia Vardalos
7
Birthdate: September 24, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 8 
Burton Cummings
(Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Actor, Pianist)
Burton Cummings
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 31, 1947
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 9 
Tracy Spiridakos
2
Birthdate: February 20, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 10 
Robert Hardy
3
Birthdate: October 29, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: August 3, 2017
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 11 
Monty Hall
(Best known as the game show host and producer of Let's Make a Deal)
Monty Hall
5
Birthdate: August 25, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 30, 2017
 12 
Joanna Gleason
(Actress Known for Originating the Role of Baker’s Wife in Stephen Sondheim’s Musical 'Into the Woods')
Joanna Gleason
1
Birthdate: June 2, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
 13 
Duncan Keith
(Ice hockey player)
Duncan Keith
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
David Reimer
2
Birthdate: August 22, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: May 5, 2004
 15 
Louis Slotin
(Canadian Physicist and Chemist Who Took Part in the Manhattan Project)
Louis Slotin
3
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 1, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 30, 1946
 16 
Ashleigh Banfield
(Journalist, former host of Legal View with Ashleigh Banfield and Early Start on CNN)
Ashleigh Banfield
0
Birthdate: December 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 17 
Deanna Durbin
(Actress & Singer)
Deanna Durbin
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 4, 1921
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 17, 2013
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 18 
David Steinberg
(comedian, actor and director who appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson more than 130 times)
David Steinberg
0
Birthdate: August 9, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
 19 
Barry Trotz
(Canadian Professional Ice Hockey Coach)
Barry Trotz
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 15, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
 20 
Don Callis
(wrestler)
Don Callis
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 13, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 21 
Len Cariou
(Actor, Singer, Stage actor)
Len Cariou
3
Birthdate: September 30, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
 22 
Patrick Sharp
(Ice hockey player - Left Wing)
Patrick Sharp
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 23 
John Urschel
(Mathematician)
John Urschel
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 24, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 24 
Terry Sawchuk
(Ice hockey player)
Terry Sawchuk
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 28, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 31, 1970
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 25 
Terry Jacks
(Singer, Songwriter)
Terry Jacks
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 29, 1944
Sun Sign: Aries
 26 
Chantal Kreviazuk
(Canadian singer-songwriter)
Chantal Kreviazuk
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 27 
Doug Henning
(Magician)
Doug Henning
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 3, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 7, 2000
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 28 
Guy Maddin
(Filmmaker who imitated the look and style of the silent film era in films such as Dracula: Pages from a Virgin’s Diary)
Guy Maddin
0
Birthdate: February 28, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 29 
Louriza Tronco
(Canadian Actress)
Louriza Tronco
1
Birthdate: October 21, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 30 
Jess Salgueiro
(For her roles in The Boys, Workin' Moms, The Expanse, Letterkenny and Orphan Black.)
Jess Salgueiro
0
 31 
Bob Rock
(Record producer well known as a producer for heavy metal bands such as Metallica and Mötley Crüe)
Bob Rock
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Aries
 32 
Aleks Paunovic
(Actor known for his roles in the CW shows iZombie and The 100)
Aleks Paunovic
0
Birthdate: June 29, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 33 
William Stephenson
(Fighter pilot, businessman and spymaster who served as the senior representative of the British Security Coordination (BSC) for the western allies during World War II)
William Stephenson
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 23, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 31, 1989
 34 
Tal Bachman
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)
Tal Bachman
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 13, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
 35 
Lisa Codrington
(Canadian Actress and Playwright Best Known for Her Comedy Series 'Letterkenny')
Lisa Codrington
0
Listed In: Writers
 36 
Dave Semenko
(Ice hockey player)
Dave Semenko
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1957
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 29, 2017
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 37 
David Milgaard
(Canadian who was wrongfully convicted for the 1969 rape and murder of nursing assistant Gail Miller)
David Milgaard
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 7, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
 38 
Cindy Klassen
(Speed Skater)
Cindy Klassen
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 39 
Ryan Reaves
(Ice hockey player)
Ryan Reaves
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 40 
Mychael Danna
(Composer, Musician, Film score composer)
Mychael Danna
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 20, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
 41 
Aaron Funk
(Electronic Musician)
Aaron Funk
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 42 
Brad Roberts
(Singer)
Brad Roberts
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 43 
Alexander Steen
(Ice hockey player)
Alexander Steen
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 1, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 44 
Eric Radford
(Figure skater)
Eric Radford
0
Birthdate: January 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 45 
Andy Bathgate
(Ice hockey player)
Andy Bathgate
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 28, 1932
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 26, 2016
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 46 
Ralph Krueger
(Ice hockey player)
Ralph Krueger
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 31, 1959
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 47 
Andrew Harris
(football running back)
Andrew Harris
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 24, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 48 
F. Ross Johnson
(Businessperson)
F. Ross Johnson
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: December 29, 2016
 49 
Brad Katona
(Mixed Martial Artist)
Brad Katona
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 50 
Kerry Shale
0
Birthdate: June 17, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini