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1997 in Canada

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1997
in
Canada

Decades:
See also:

Events from the year 1997 in Canada.

Incumbents

Crown

Federal government

Provincial governments

Lieutenant governors

Premiers

Territorial governments

Commissioners

Premiers

Events

January to June

July to September

October to December

Full date unknown

Arts and literature

New Books

Awards

Film

Television

  • The Arrow, a mini-series about the Avro Arrow shows plays to great popularity and acclaim and the CBC
  • Teletoon is launched

Music

Sport

Births

Deaths

January to March

April to June

  • April 6 – Jack Kent Cooke, sports entrepreneur (born 1912)
  • April 8 – Albert Malouf, judge
  • April 11 – Muriel Furguson, lawyer, Senate's first woman Speaker
  • April 28 – Andrew Sarlos, investment counsellor, multimillionaire
  • May 1 – Fernand Dumont, sociologist, philosopher, theologian and poet (born 1927)
  • May 9 – Marie-Thérèse Paquin, Canadian pianist (b. 1905)
  • May 14 – Jane Musset, fashion reporter
  • June 6 – Ron Collister, TV and radio journalist, talk-show host
  • June 9 – Stanley Knowles, politician (born 1908)
  • June 22
  • June 29 – Art Solomon, spiritualist leader, author

July to September

October to December

Full date unknown

See also

References

  1. ^ (in French) Bilan du Siècle