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Canadian Eh! List 2021 (2/50)

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This year's list with help from @Torva Messor, @Lewd_Squirrel & @alt obits guy

 

  1. George Armstrong (b. 1930, Skead, ON, d. January 24, 2021), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  2. Margaret Atwood (b. 1939, Ottawa, ON), Writer, The Handmaid's Tale
  3. Andy Barrie (b. 1945, Baltimore, MD, USA), Radio Personality, Host of Metro Morning
  4. Lucien Bouchard (b. 1938, Saint-Coeur-de-Marie, QC), 27th Premier of Quebec & Leader of the Bloc Quebecois
  5. Scotty Bowman (b. 1933, Verdun, QC), Hall of Fame Hockey Coach
  6. Don Cherry (b. 1934, Kingston, ON), Hockey Coach & Personality, Host of Coach's Corner
  7. Tommy Chong (b. 1938, Edmonton, AB), Actor & Comedian, Cheech & Chong
  8. Jean Chrétien (b. 1934, Shawinigan, QC), Politician, 20th Prime Minister
  9. Joe Crozier (b. 1929, Winnipeg, MB), Hockey Coach
  10. Bill Davis (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Politician, 18th Premier of Ontario
  11. Graeme Ferguson (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Co-Inventor of IMAX
  12. Michael J. Fox (b. 1961, Edmonton, AB), Actor, Back to the Future
  13. Emile Francis (b. 1926, North Battleford, SK), Hockey Player, Coach & Executive, Hall of Fame
  14. Frank Gehry (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Architect, Walt Disney Concert Hall
  15. Glenn Hall (b. 1931, Humboldt, SK), Hockey Goaltender, Hall of Fame
  16. Ian "Vampiro" Hodgkinson (b. 1967, Thunder Bay, ON), Professional Wrestler
  17. Dick Irvin Jr. (b. 1932, Calgary, AB), Sports Broadcaster
  18. James K. Irving (b. 1928), Billionaire
  19. Norman Jewison (b. 1926, Toronto, ON), Film Director, Oscar Winner
  20. Martha Johnson (b. 1950, Toronto, ON), Rock Singer, Martha and the Muffins
  21. Sid Krofft (b. 1929, Montreal, QC), Puppeteer, H.R. Pufnstuf
  22. Guy Lafleur (b. 1951, Thurso, QC), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  23. Gordon Lightfoot (b. 1938, Orillia, ON), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 5x Grammy Nominee
  24. Rudolph A. Marcus (b. 1923, Montreal, QC), Chemist, Nobel Laureate
  25. Hazel McCallion (b. 1921, Port Daniel, QC), Politician, 5th Mayor of Mississauga, ON
  26. Joni Mitchell (b. 1943, Fort Macleod, AB), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 9x Grammy Winner
  27. Allan Moffat (b. 1939, Saskatoon, SK), Racing Driver
  28. Alice Munro (b. 1931, Wingham, ON), Writer, Nobel Laureate
  29. Peter C. Newman (b. 1929, Vienna, Austria), Editor of MacLean's & the Toronto Star
  30. Helen Nichol (b. 1920, Ardley, AB), Baseball Player
  31. Cornelia Oberlander (b. 1921, Muelheim-Ruhr, Germany), Architect, Robson Square
  32. Gino Odjick (b. 1970, Montreal, QC), Hockey Player
  33. Marty Pavelich (b. 1927, Sault Ste. Marie, ON), Hockey Player, 4x Stanley Cup Winner
  34. Jim Peebles (b. 1935, Winnipeg, MB), Astrophysicist
  35. Gordon Pinsent (b. 1930, Grand Falls, NL), Actor, Babar the Elephant
  36. Christopher Plummer (b. 1929, Toronto, ON, d. February 5, 2021), Actor, 1x Oscar, 2x Tony & 2x Emmy Winner
  37. John Polanyi (b. 1929, Berlin, Germany), Chemist, Nobel Laureate
  38. Hubert Reeves (b. 1932, Montreal, QC), Astrophysicist
  39. Lloyd Robertson (b. 1934, Stratford, ON), Journalist, CTV News with Lloyd Robertson
  40. Richard Rohmer (b. 1924, Hamilton, ON), RCAF Aviator, WWII
  41. Mort Sahl (b. 1927, Montreal, QC), Comedian
  42. Edward Schreyer (b. 1935, Beausejour, MB), 22nd Governor General of Canada
  43. William Shatner (b. 1931, Montreal, QC), Actor, Star Trek
  44. Lawrence "Abdullah the Butcher" Shreve (b. 1941, Windsor, ON), Professional Wrestler, WWE Hall of Fame
  45. Michael Snow (b. 1928, Toronto, ON), Multi-Media Artist, Wavelength
  46. Paul Soles (b. 1930, Toronto, ON), Actor, Spider-Man (1967)
  47. Donald Sutherland (b. 1935, Saint John, NB), Actor, 2x Golden Globe Winner
  48. David Suzuki (b. 1936, Vancouver, BC), Environmental Activist, Host of The Nature of Things
  49. Ian Tyson (b. 1933, Victoria, BC), Country Singer-Songwriter
  50. Rhoda Wurtele (b. 1922, Saint-Lambert, QC), Olympic Women's Skiing Pioneer
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Looks good :)

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What about Mel Lastman? The former Toronto mayor lost his wife last year and turns 88 in March.

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16 hours ago, Banana said:

Cornelia Oberlander (b. 1921, Muelheim-Ruhr, Germany), Architect, Robson Square

 

I will snatch her for the D-A-CH-List if she survives the year :P

To be honest, I've never heard of her before...

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I didn’t even know that Norman Jewison was still alive. Thought he’d popped it a few years ago somehow.

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George Armstrong the first hit on the list.

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1/50

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2/50

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