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

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