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Anka at the 2007 North Sea Jazz Festival
Paul Albert Anka
July 30, 1941
Anne de Zogheb
(m. 1963; div. 2001)
(m. 2008; div. 2010)
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Anka was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in 2005.
Anka was born in Ottawa, Ontario to Camelia and Andrew Emile "Andy" Anka, Sr. They owned a restaurant named the Locanda. His parents were both Antiochian Orthodox Christians in Lebanon. Anka's father and his mother were Canadian-Lebanese "from the town of Kfarmishki, in Lebanon."
Anka grew up singing in the St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Church choir. He went to Fisher Park High School where he was part of a vocal trio called the Bobby Soxers.
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