Paul Anka, born July 30, 1941 into a tight-knit Canadian family. He sang in the choir at Church and studied piano. Songwriting and performing “are what gave me the confidence to keep going,” he says. Anka co-wrote Michael Jackson’s posthumous #1 worldwide hit, “This Is It.” Paul Albert Anka Biography and Profile.
Keanu Reeves was born on September 2, 1964, in Beirut, Lebanon, and was raised in Toronto, Canada. At the close of the decade, Reeves starred in a sci-fi film that would become a genre game changer — The Matrix. Reeves made his directorial debut in 2013 with Man of Tai Chi. Keanu Charles Reeves Biography and Profile.