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

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