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

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