August 28, 1965 in Windsor
Windsor, Wi, Canada
Shania Twain is the best selling female country artist of all time and with more than 85 million albums sold one of the top-selling recording artists ever. Twain was born as Eilleen Regina Edwards on August 28, 1965 in Windsor, Ontario. Her second studio album, The Woman in Me (1995) sold 20 million copies, while her next album, Come On Over (1997) would sell more tan 40 million copies, making it the best-selling studio album ever by a female performer and the 9th best-selling album in the United States ever. The album was followed by Up! in 2002.