Lists of Canadians

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This is a list of Canadians, people who are identified with Canada through residential, legal, historical, or cultural means, grouped by their area of notability.

ArchitectsEdit

ArtistsEdit

ActorsEdit

AnimatorsEdit

BroadcastersEdit

MusiciansEdit

Visual artsEdit

CartoonistsEdit

AstronautsEdit

AthletesEdit

Businesspeople and entrepreneursEdit

Criminals and suspectsEdit

Wrongfully convicted or lynchedEdit

DirectorsEdit

EducatorsEdit

EnvironmentalistsEdit

See Canadian environmentalists.

FashionEdit

HumanitariansEdit

InventorsEdit

LawEdit

MediaEdit

MedicalEdit

Military figuresEdit

Monarchs and Canadian Royal FamilyEdit

Main articles:

MagiciansEdit

  • Shawn Farquhar (born 1962) – magician, winner of the Grand Prix Close Up at the 2009 FISM World Championship of Magic
  • Doug Henning (1947–2000) – credited with reviving the magic show in North America
  • Leon Mandrake (1911–1993) – Mandrake the Great; and his sons Lon and Ron, born in 1948 and 1949, respectively
  • James Randi (1928–2020) – magician, writer, skeptical investigator of paranormal and pseudo-scientific claims, founder of the James Randi Educational Foundation
  • Dai Vernon (1894–1992) – magician, known as "the man who fooled Houdini"

MusiciansEdit

PoliticiansEdit

Provincial premiersEdit

Main articles:

Territorial premiersEdit

Main articles:

First Nations leadersEdit

 
Aatsista-Mahkan, taken by Edward Curtis

ProducersEdit

Religious figuresEdit

MartyrsEdit

Religious community leadersEdit

Religious cult figuresEdit

ScholarsEdit

ScientistsEdit

SingersEdit

ViceroysEdit

Main articles:

WritersEdit

Other personalitiesEdit

FictionalEdit

OtherEdit

National
Groupings and articles of relevance
Lists by city

List of people from Canada by city

Lists by province/territory

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fulton, Gordon W. (2005). "David Ewart". In Cook, Ramsay; Bélanger, Réal (eds.). Dictionary of Canadian Biography. XV (1921–1930) (online ed.). University of Toronto Press.
  2. ^ Werb, Jessica (November 4, 2009). "Cindy Lee". BC Business. Archived from the original on 21 March 2012. Retrieved 25 May 2012.
  3. ^ "The Greatest Canadian - Top 100 - 11 to 100". CBC. 2004. Archived from the original on 2008-04-20. Retrieved 2008-07-05.

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