Canadian musicians who were born in 1942

Here are 21 famous musicians from Canada were born in 1942:

René Angélil

René Angélil (January 16, 1942 Montreal-) also known as Rene Angelil, René Angelil or Angelil, René is a Canadian singer, talent manager and actor. He has six children, René-Charles Angelil, Nelson Angelil, Eddy Angelil, Patrick Angelil, Jean-Pierre Angelil and Anne-Marie Angelil.

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Barbara Parkins

Barbara Parkins (May 22, 1942 Vancouver-) a.k.a. Barbara Starkins is a Canadian actor. She has one child, Christina Parkins.

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David Wiffen

David Wiffen (March 11, 1942 Redhill-) is a Canadian singer and songwriter.

His discography includes: Coast to Coast Fever, David Wiffen, South of Somewhere, Live at the Bunkhouse Coffeehouse and Songs From the Lost and Found. Genres: Folk music.

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Terry Carisse

Terry Carisse (July 11, 1942 Ottawa-May 22, 2005 Ottawa) a.k.a. Terrance Victor Carisse was a Canadian singer-songwriter.

Genres he performed include Country.

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Raffi Armenian

Raffi Armenian (June 4, 1942 Cairo-) a.k.a. Armenian, Raffi is a Canadian conductor, pianist, composer, teacher and music director.

Discography: Joyous Light, Chants d'Auvergne, Wagner, Francaix, Dvorak and The Stratford Ensemble.

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Frank "Dunie" Ryan

Frank "Dunie" Ryan (June 10, 1942 Montreal-November 13, 1984) was a Canadian , .

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Ranee Lee

Ranee Lee (October 26, 1942 Brooklyn-) also known as Ranee Lee, CM is a Canadian singer, actor, musician, writer and voice actor.

Her most important albums: Seasons of Love, Dark Divas, Ranee Lee Lives Upstairs, Just You, Just Me, I Thought About You..., Maple Groove and Maple Groove - Songs From The Great Canadian Songbook. Genres related to her: Torch song and Vocal jazz.

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Willie Dunn

Willie Dunn (August 14, 1942 Montreal-August 5, 2013 Ottawa) also known as William Dunn was a Canadian politician, singer, film producer, film director, screenwriter, songwriter, poet and playwright.

Discography: Akwesasne Notes and Son of the Sun.

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André Gagnon

André Gagnon (August 2, 1942 Saint-Pacôme, Quebec-) otherwise known as アンドレ・ギャニオン, Andre Gangnon, 앙드레 가뇽, Andre Gagnon, Gagnon, André or André Gagnon, OC is a Canadian composer, conductor, music arranger and actor.

His discography includes: The Complete Best Of André Gagnon, Le pianiste, Twilight Time, André Gagnon au Centre Molson, Les jours tranquilles, Presque bleu, Saisons, Piano solitude, Impressions and Piano.

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Floyd Sneed

Floyd Sneed (November 22, 1942 Calgary-) is a Canadian , .

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Dinah Christie

Dinah Christie (December 29, 1942 London-) a.k.a. Dinah Barbara Christie is a Canadian actor and singer.

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Howard Dyck

Howard Dyck (November 17, 1942 Winkler-) is a Canadian conductor.

Genres he performed include Classical music.

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Gale Garnett

Gale Garnett (July 17, 1942 Auckland-) also known as *Garnett, Gale, Gayle Garnett, Gale Zoë Garnett, Garnett, Gale or Gale Zoë Garnett is a Canadian novelist, singer, actor and author.

Her discography includes: Gale Garnett Sings About Flying & Rainbows & Love & Other Groovy Things.

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Rick Danko

Rick Danko (December 29, 1942 Norfolk County-December 10, 1999 Marbletown) a.k.a. Richard Clare Danko, Danko, Rick or Richard Clare 'Rick' Danko was a Canadian singer, bassist, guitarist, record producer, musician and songwriter. His children are Justin Danko, Lisa Danko and Eli Danko.

Discography: Times Like These, Rick Danko, Live on Breeze Hill, Rick Danko in Concert, Cryin' Heart Blues, Danko/Fjeld/Andersen and Ridin' on the Blinds. Genres related to him: Rock music, Rhythm and blues, Country, Blues, Folk music, Folk rock, Country rock and Americana.

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Frank Mills

Frank Mills (June 27, 1942 Toronto-) also known as Mills, Frank is a Canadian pianist and musician.

His albums: Sunday Morning Suite, Homeward, Best of Frank Mills: Happy Music, Mr. Music Box Dancer, Prelude to Romance, Sunday Morning Suite, The Twentieth Anniversary: Together Through the Years, Transitions, Over 60 Minutes With... and A Special Christmas.

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Allan Monk

Allan Monk (August 19, 1942 Mission-) is a Canadian singer and actor.

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Edith Butler

Edith Butler (July 27, 1942 Paquetville-) otherwise known as Édith Butler or Butler, Edith is a Canadian singer.

Discography: Tout un party.

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Trichy Sankaran

Trichy Sankaran (July 27, 1942 Tiruchirappalli-) is a Canadian , .

His most recognized albums: Laya Vinyas.

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David Steinberg

David Steinberg (August 9, 1942 Winnipeg-) is a Canadian screenwriter, actor, comedian, television director, television producer, author and film director. He has two children, Sasha Steinberg and Rebecca Steinberg.

Related albums: Booga! Booga!, The Incredible Shrinking God, ... Disguised As A Normal Person and Goodbye To The '70s.

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Graham Townsend

Graham Townsend (June 16, 1942 Toronto-December 3, 1998) also known as Townsend, Graham was a Canadian multi-instrumentalist.

His albums include Favourite Square Dances with Calls.

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Luc Plamondon

Luc Plamondon (March 2, 1942 Saint-Raymond-) also known as Plamondon, Luc is a Canadian lyricist.

His discography includes: Notre-Dame de Paris: Live in Seoul 2005 and Starmania.

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