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Edwards, Eilleen Regina (Twain, Shania)

Born: 1965 AD
Currently alive, at 50 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Singer


1965 - Born on August 28th in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. A Canadian country singer.

1973 - By the time she was 8, she sang in every public venue -- everywhere from church and community events to performing with local bands at bars.

1987 -  Tragedy struck the family when Shania's parents were killed in a car crash.

1993 - Married Robert John Lange and they had a son named Eja Lange.

1995 - Her second album, "The Woman in Me" went on to sell 18 million copies -- more than any other female country artist. The album not only broke records, it also spawned seven hit singles.

1997 - Shania went on to shatter more records with the release of her third album, "Come on Over", selling 34 million albums worldwide.

1998 - With huge hits such as "Man! I Feel Like A Woman" and "That Don't Impress Me Much," it's no wonder that Shania was featured as one of the divas to perform at VH1's Divas Live, with fellow divas-at-large Celine Dion, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, and Gloria Estefan. The album of the live performances was released.

2001 -  Shania gave birth to a son named Eja (pronounced "Asia") on August 12th.

2002 - She appeared on the cover of People Magazine and the article "Shania's Secret Life" on December.

         - The arrival of Eja put the release of her fourth album, "Up!", on hold until November.

2003 - She also hosted the Juno Awards, Canada's answer to the Grammys.

2004 - She appeared in the movie "I Heart Huckabees".


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