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Can you name the Famous Canadians (last names usually sufficient)?

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Starred in “Family Ties”, “Back to the Future” and is an advocate for Parkinsons’ research
Author of the book and coined the phrase “Generation X”
Founded the National Geographic Society and invented the telephone
Singer of “Sk8er Boi” an 'Complicated' from Napanee
Born in Saskatchewan, and nicknamed “Mr. Hockey”
Head of the UN Peacekeeping force in Rwanda
Original author of the Hardy Boys mystery series
Actor who starred in 'Bruce Almighty', 'Ace Ventura' and 'Mask'
Began the “Marathon of Hope” to raise money for cancer by running across Canada
Nobel prize winner who discovered insulin during research at the University of Toronto along with Dr. Charles Best
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Nobel Peace prize winner who introduced peacekeeping to the United Nations
Wrote and directed “The Terminator” along with the two highest grossing movies of all time
Architect of the Guggenheim Museum and the Walt Disney Concert Hall
Star of “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure” & the “Matrix” trilogy
The band who recorded “If I had a Million Dollars”
Mathematician for whom the most prestigious award in the field is named
The winningest North American sports team with a 502-20 record
Stand up comic, starred in “Bobby’s World” and now hosts a game show
Former soccer player and two time NBA MVP
In 1900 invented the wireless telegraph

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