Terry Fox and Other Famous Canadians

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The Dionne Quintuplets (b. were the first set of quintuplets to survive. There was a sixth child that was miscarried early in the pregnancy. Two of the sisters are still alive. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Canadian History, American History, Canada, Jolie Photo, Roaring Twenties, Interesting History

The Dionne Quintuplets born in 1934 are the first quintuplets known to survive infancy. It is believed they were all identical. Born to a poor family in Canada the government took custody and raised them in "Quintland" which became a popular tourist attraction. They later said "Our lives have been ruined by the exploitation we suffered at the hands of the government of Ontario, our place of birth. We were displayed as a curiosity three times a day for millions of tourists."

Elsie MacGill was the first woman to receive an electrical engineering degree in… Historical Women, Historical Photos, We Are The World, In This World, Great Women, Amazing Women, Brave Women, Canadian History, Canada

Canadian Government and Politics

Articles related to Canadian government programs and issues, the people who create them, and the history that puts it in context.

"The Great One", Wayne Gretzky, retired hockey player and Michael J. Fox, both Canadian-born! Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian People, Ontario, Toronto, Michael J Fox, Happy Canada Day, Wayne Gretzky

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Helping To Keep Both Your Wallet And Your Plate Full, While Putting A Smile On your Face

he made it halfway across canada before the cancer took him down. now every year in the 'terry fox marathon of hope' canadians walk to raise money for cancer research. I Am Canadian, Canadian Things, Canadian History, True Legend, Unbelievable Facts, Amazing Facts, Thing 1, Faith In Humanity Restored, Cute Stories

Respect Terry Fox

Funny pictures about Respect Terry Fox. Oh, and cool pics about Respect Terry Fox. Also, Respect Terry Fox photos.

Maybe it is because he is from Canada, but I just recently heard of Rick Hansen who was listed as one of the 5 top recognized people with a disability by the Disability Society. The famous song St Elmo's Fire was written in honor of him. Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian People, Canadian Bacon, All About Canada, 2010 Winter Olympics, Hansen Is, Canada Eh

Raising awareness, changing attitudes and removing barriers for people with disabilities in the built environment

"The Lone Hawk" Billy Bishop, VC. One of the most celebrated pilots in Canadian history, he claimed 72 victories, though his contemporaries cast doubts on many of his claims. World War One, First World, Canadian Things, Flying Ace, Canada Eh, Canadian History, Historical Pictures, Military History, Instrumental

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 His dream was to run across Canada to raise money for cancer research. Less than half way through his run he had to quit due to his cancer spreading. His legacy continues with The Terry Fox run held every year to raise money for cancer. Inspire Others, Inspire Me, Love And Basketball, I School, How To Raise Money, Cool Websites, Foundation, Prosthetic Leg, Cancer

The Terry Fox Foundation – A single dream. A world of hope.

For over 30 years The Terry Fox Foundation has worked to achieve Terry’s vision – a world without cancer. Volunteer, donate, and run to help reach our goal.

BUCKET LIST: Green Gables in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island! The real Green Gables in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island. The farm was owned by the McNeil family, who were cousins of author Lucy Maud Montgomery. Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Anne Shirley, Prince Edward Island, Ansel Adams, Anne Auf Green Gables, Just Dream, Thinking Day

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The real Green Gables. Get free teaching aids and homework resources for Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery at www.LitWitsWorkshops.com/free-resources/ . We also offer hands-on, sensory enrichment guides!

Underground Railroad in Canada. Texas can try to hide it, but the rest of the world remembers the darkness of the past, and won't let the future forget it. Those who forget the past are often doomed to repeat it I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Intermediate Grades, Forgetting The Past, Canada 150, Underground Railroad, Harriet Tubman, Teaching Social Studies, Quebec City

Underground Railroad in Canada Historical Plaque

From the early 19th century until the American Civil War, settlements along the Detroit and Niagara rivers were important terminals of the

Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD (July 1958 – June was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist. In with one leg having been amputated, he embarked on a cross-Canada run to raise money and awareness for cancer research. Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian People, Everton, We Are The World, In This World, Fox Running, All About Canada

Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD (July 28, 1958 – June 28, 1981) was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist. In 1980, with one leg having been amputated, he embarked on a cross-Canada run to raise money and awareness for cancer research.

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Stompin' Tom Connors - The Hockey Song

From the staff at www.stompintom.com We must regretfully announce today the passing of the Great and Patriotic Stompin' Tom Connors. He died this March 6th 2...

Former Girl Guide Roberta Bondar juggled our Classic cookies in space when she became Canada’s first female astronaut! Gs Cookies, Cookies Et Biscuits, Brownie Meeting Ideas, First Female Astronaut, Girl Guide Cookies, Girl Guides, Love Photos, Girls In Love, Brownies

Former Girl Guide Roberta Bondar juggled our Classic cookies in space when she became Canada’s first female astronaut!

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