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Canada Day!July 1st, 201511 months to go.
On this Day:
- On July 25, 1759 – Wolfe issued a warning to Canadians in Quebec to keep out of any fighting. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 1 hour ago
- On July 25, 1787 – Captain John Dixon named the Queen Charlottte Islands. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 3 hours ago
- On July 25, 1871 – Anthony Musgrave left British Columbia. He was the last colonial governor. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 5 hours ago
- On July 25, 1917 – Finance Minister Sir Thomas White introduced income tax legislation as a “temporary war-time measure”. Sent 6 hours ago
- On July 25, 1958 – An agreement was signed to develop the South Saskatchewan River. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 7 hours ago
- Commonwealth Games: Canadians to watch fw.to/mplEztd Sent 19 hours ago
- On July 24, 1534 – Jacques Cartier planted a cross at Gaspe, Quebec. #CdnHistory #canada #trivia #OTD Sent 21 hours ago
- July 24, 1762: St. John’s, NFLD, was taken by the French under De Ternay; recaptured by the British, led by Lord Colville, on September 18. Sent 23 hours ago
- RT @History_Pics: AM-FM stereo, microcassette recorder/player, calculator, clock with wake-up alarm, & it all fits in your hand! 1983. http… Sent 1 day ago
- On July 24, 1790 – Spain agreed to pay reparation for the British ships seized at Nootka, British Columbia. Sent 1 day ago
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