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Canada Day!July 1st, 20159 months to go.
On this Day:
- On Sept. 17, 1951 – The first election was held in the Northwest Territories. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 9 hours ago
- Sept. 17, 1859: Victoria Bridge, Montreal. was completed; 1st bridge over the St. Lawrence and was opened by the Prince of Wales in 1860. Sent 11 hours ago
- My best RTs this week came from: @FirstNightArt @FirstNightArt @FirstNightArt @FirstNightArt #thankSAll via sumall.com/thankyou Sent 12 hours ago
- On Sept. 17, 1814 – The Americans were repulsed at Fort Erie, Ontario. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 13 hours ago
- On Sept. 17, 1792 - The first legislature of Upper Canada opened at Newark, now Niagara. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 15 hours ago
- On Sept. 17, 1705 – The Marquis of Vaudreuil was made Governor of New France. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 17 hours ago
- Sept. 16, 1964 – Prime Minister Pearson and President Johnson, at ceremony in Blaine, Washington, formally signed the Columbia River Treaty. Sent 1 day ago
- On Sept. 16, 1963 – Canada sold wheat worth $500 million to Russia. It was the largest sale of wheat in history. Sent 1 day ago
- On Sept. 16, 1962 – The International Nickel Company of Canada gave $2.5 million to Laurentian University (Sudbury, Ontario). Sent 1 day ago
- On Sept. 16, 1957 – A four-month strike ended at the Aluminium Company of Canada plant at Arvida, Quebec. Sent 1 day ago
- Bestest Gift Ever!
- ‘Shocking’ damage from heavy summer snow will take days to clean up, says Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi
- Facts of interest about Colonel John Hamilton Gray of Prince Edward Island
- Are you watching?
- British Columbia: Two Capitals?
- Medicine Man’s Hat
- Zoom Zoom Zeep!
- Looney? See “Lunatic”
- St. André of Montreal
- Canada’s Roswell-Like Incidents
Canadian history. Canadian trivia. Brevity ... bite-sized. Proud to be Canadian (most of the time). Colourful past, interesting people and places -- can I tell you about it?
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