Grade 10 Canadian History Who is Who

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Can you name the People in Canadian History?

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What they didWho is it?
First Aboriginal senator; appointed in 1958 two years before status Indians had the right to vote.
Manfred von Richthofen
Russia's World War I leader
The prime minister responsible for keeping Jews out of Canada.
Who was the first woman to be elected to the Canadian House of Commons?
First woman appointed to the Senate
Dictator of Germany during WWII
Led the French Canadian opposition to Canada's participation in WWI
Leader of the Soviet Union during WWII
Prime minister in WWI who did not support conscription
Won a majority government after the King-Byng affair
Wrote 'In Flander's Fields'
Canadian Prime Minister immediately after WWI
Canada's first female astronaut
An aboriginal dispatch runner in France during WWII
He cancelled the Avro Arrow
Canada's General responsible for the victory at Vimy Ridge
science broadcaster and environmental activist who was sent to a Japanese internment camp.
Canadian medical scientist, Nobel Laureate and co-discoverer of insulin
Prime Minister who set up work camps and the New Deal during the depression
The Japanese commander who planned the attack on Pearl Harbour.
The Serbian who shot Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo
Tried to reconciliate the French and English through negotiating the Meech Lake Accord
Canadian Prime Minister during WWII
Won the Noble Peace Prize for creating peacekeepers during the Suez Crisis
Canada's first French-Canadian prime minister
Traditional leader of Quebec during the 'Great Darkness' of the 1940s and 1950s
Japanese General and politician during WWII
Canadian prime minister during the stock market crash
What they didWho is it?
Promised the women of Canada the right to vote, if he was elected in 1917
First woman to fly solo across the Atlantic
Led Quebec during the 'Quiet Revolution'
Canadian Prime Minister during WWI
Inventor of the snowmobile
Which Prime minister succeeded in dealing with the Depression?
Hid from the Nazis for two years in an attic in Amsterdam during WWII
Created Canadian Medicare
Prime minister during the FLQ crisis
The man who attempted to run across Canada to raise money for cancer research.
First female judge in Canada: led the 'Person's Case'
Canadian Minister of Militia and Defence during WWI.
Canadian WWI flying ace
Commander of the Luftwaffe
The Canadian spy code named Intrepid.
This man created a plan in WWI to have victory when fighting on two fronts.
Canadian co-founder of insulin
Lost the election in 1930 due to his '5 Cent Speech'
Canadian actress nick-named 'America's Sweetheart, in the 1920s
Prime minister who changed Canada's flag to the maple leaf
He said 'Vive le Quebec libre' (Long live free Quebec) at Expo '67
Cars pulled by horses were named after this man
Most effective sniper of WWI and most highly decorated aboriginal soldier
Developed the SS into the strongest para-military organization in the Third Reich
Dictator of Italy during WWII
British Prime Minister during WWII
Canadian inventor and 'Father of Canadian Broadcasting'
When this man was shot World War I began.
The leader of Germany during WWI.

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