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James Chalmers McRuer, OC (1890 - 1985)

James Chalmers McRuer, OC (August 23, 1890 – October 6, 1985) was a Canadian lawyer, judge, commissioner and author in Ontario. Born in Oxford County, Ontario, he received his law education ...

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Gratien Gélinas MP (1909 - 1999)

From Wikipedia (English) : Gratien Gélinas, CC CQ FRSC (December 8, 1909 – March 16, 1999) was a Canadian author, playwright, actor, director, producer and administrator who is consider...

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Céline Dion MP

Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada, United States

Celine Dion is the all-time, best-selling Canadian recording artist. Biography Céline Marie Claudette Dion, OC OQ (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian Grammy and Juno award winning pop singer...

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René Angélil MP

From Wikipedia.org (English) : René Angélil, CM OQ (born January 16, 1942) is a Canadian singer and manager. He is the husband and manager of singer Celine Dion. Angélil was bo...

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The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau MP (1919 - 2000)

From Wikipedia (English) : Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau, PC CH CC QC FSRC (/truːˈdoʊ/; French pronunciation: ​[tʁydo]; October 18, 1919 – Sept...

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Marcel Trudel MP (1917 - 2011)

From Wikipedia (English) : Marcel Trudel, CC GOQ (May 29, 1917 – January 11, 2011) was a Canadian historian, university professor (1947–1982) and author who published more than 40 books...

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Charles Margrave Taylor MP

From Wikipedia (English) : Charles Margrave Taylor, CC GOQ FRSC (born November 5, 1931) is a Canadian philosopher from Montreal, Quebec best known for his contributions to political philosophy, the p...

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Roméo-Adrien LeBlanc PC CC CMM ONB CD MP (1927 - 2009)

Roméo-Adrien LeBlanc PC CC CMM ONB CD (December 18, 1927 – June 24, 2009) was a Canadian journalist, politician, and statesman who served as Governor General of Canada, the 25th since C...

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Donald McNichol Sutherland MP

Donald McNicol Sutherland is a Canadian character actor with a film career spanning over 50 years. Some of Sutherland's more notable movie roles included offbeat warriors in such war movies as The Di...

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Tommy Douglas, PC CC SOM MP (1904 - 1986)

Thomas Clement "Tommy" Douglas, PC, CC, SOM was a Scottish-born Baptist minister who became a prominent Canadian social democratic politician. As leader of the Saskatchewan Co-operative Commonwealth Fe...

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Shirley Jean Douglas MP

Shirley Jean Douglas, OC is a Canadian television, film and stage actress and activist. Her acting career combined with her family name has made her recognizable in Canadian film, television and politics.

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Rabbi Dr. W. Gunther Plaut, C.C., O.Ont. MP (1912 - 2012)

Wolf Gunther Plaut, CC, O.Ont (November 1, 1912 - February 8, 2012) is a Reform rabbi and author. Plaut was the rabbi of Holy Blossom Temple in Toronto for several decades and since 1978 is its Senior ...

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Ronald V. Joyce, C.M. MP

Ronald Vaughan "Ron" Joyce, CM (born 1930) is a Canadian billionaire businessman. He co-founded the Tim Hortons doughnut chain as Tim Horton's partner and first franchisee. Joyce devotes time to nume...

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Wilder Graves Penfield, OM, CC, CMG, FRS (1891 - 1976)

Wilder Graves Penfield, OM, CC, CMG, FRS (January 26, 1891 – April 5, 1976) was a Canadian neurosurgeon. During his life he was called "the greatest living Canadian". He devoted much thinking ...

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His Eminence Maurice Roy, CC, OBE MP (1905 - 1985)

Overview Roy's father was Dean, Faculty of Law at Laval University and judge of Court of Magistrates. He was ordained in 1927 and elected bishop of Trois-Rivières, February 22, 1946. He was in...

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Stu Hart MP (1915 - 2003)

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Barbara Rosberg Frum, OC MP (1937 - 1992)

Barbara Frum , OC (September 8, 1937 – March 26, 1992) was a Canadian radio and television journalist, acclaimed for her interviews for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Personal life B...

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Leonard Norman Cohen MP

Leonard Cohen Hallelujah A Song of Love and Memory for Leonard Cohen . . . “Though I let my heart get frozen,” Cohen sings, “to keep away the rot / my father says I...

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Peter Munk MP

Peter Munk, CC (born November 8, 1927) is a Canadian businessman and philanthropist. He is the chairman and founder of the mining company Barrick Gold, the world's largest gold-mining corporation. Ea...

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Menachem Mendal Klein (1899 - 1983)

Ernest Klein, OC (July 26, 1899 – February 4, 1983) was a Romanian-born Canadian linguist, author, and rabbi. Ernest Klein was born to his parents Yitzchok (Ignac) and Sarah Rachel (Roza) Klei...

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