Notable people from or residing in Mississauga

  • Natalie Appleton, musician, member of All Saints
  • Al Balding, recently deceased golfer
  • Billy Talent, rock band
  • Johnny Bower, former goalie for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Hockey Hall of Fame member
  • Brad Boyes, NHL hockey player
  • Mike Bullard, comedian
  • Deanna Casaluce, television actress (Degrassi: The Next Generation)
  • Don Cherry, former NHL coach, commentator on CBC's Hockey Night In Canada
  • Paul Coffey, NHL hockey player
  • Rik Emmett, musician, founding member of Triumph
  • Ron Fellows, race car driver
  • J.D. Fortune, current lead singer of INXS
  • Rick Green, comedian and writer (The Red Green Show, History Bites)
  • Joel Gibb, singer-songwriter (The Hidden Cameras)
  • Paul Henderson, NHL hockey player and scorer of the series-winning goal in the 1972 Hockey Summit Series
  • Allison Higson, Olympic swimmer
  • Jane Kerr, Olympic swimmer
  • Silken Laumann, former rower of the 1992 and 1996 Olympic Games
  • Manny Malhotra, NHL hockey player
  • Suzie McNeil, contestant on Rock Star: INXS
  • The Meligrove Band, rock band
  • Kevin Newman, anchor of Global National
  • Ryan O'Marra, world junior hockey player
  • Carolyn Parrish, former MP, Mississauga—Erindale
  • Oscar Peterson, world-famous jazz pianist and composer
  • Tomasz Radzinski, soccer player for Fulham F.C. and Canada
  • John Roberts, television journalist
  • Adamo Ruggiero, television actor (Degrassi: The Next Generation)
  • Robert J. Sawyer, science fiction writer
  • Jason Spezza, NHL hockey player
  • Matt Stajan, NHL hockey player
  • Daria Werbowy, international supermodel
  • Wojtek Wolski, OHL hockey player
  • Anthony Cosmo, NLL Lacrosse player