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With the help of FixedBusiness, Torva Messor, Lewd_Squirrel & alt obits guy, we have created a list to rival the Deathlist & ANZAC list for the fellow Canucks of the forum. 

 

Here's this year's members:

  1. George Armstrong (b. 1930, Skead, ON), 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. Iona Campagnolo (b. 1932, Galiano Island, BC), Politician, 27th Lt. Governor of BC
  5. Jim Carr (b. 1951, Winnipeg, MB), Politician, MP, Minister of International Trade Diversification
  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. Peter Cory (b. 1925, Windsor, ON), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  10. Bill Davis (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Politician, 18th Premier of Ontario
  11. A. Jean de Grandpré (b. 1921, Montreal, QC), CEO of Bell
  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. Michel Gauthier (b. 1950, Quebec City, QC), Politician, Leader of the Bloc Quebecois
  15. Frank Gehry (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Architect, Walt Disney Concert Hall
  16. Allan Gotlieb (b. 1928, Winnipeg, MB), Public Servant, Ambassador to the United States
  17. Glenn Hall (b. 1931, Humboldt, SK), Hockey Goaltender, Hall of Fame
  18. Dale Hawerchuk (b. 1963, Toronto, ON), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  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. Gérard la Forest (b. 1926, Grand Falls, NB), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  23. Guy Lafleur (b. 1951, Thurso, QC), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  24. Dominic LeBlanc (b. 1967, Ottawa, ON), Politician, MP, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Northern Affairs and Internal Trade
  25. Claire l'Heureux-Dubé (b. 1927, Quebec City, QC), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  26. Gordon Lightfoot (b. 1938, Orillia, ON), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 5x Grammy Nominee
  27. Rudolph A. Marcus (b. 1923, Montreal, QC), Chemist, Nobel Laureate
  28. Hazel McCallion (b. 1921, Port Daniel, QC), Politician, 5th Mayor of Mississauga, ON
  29. Howie Meeker (b. 1923, Kitchener, ON), Hockey Player & Sports Announcer, Hall of Fame & Politician, MP
  30. Brenda Milner (b. 1918, Manchester, England), Neuropsychologist
  31. Joni Mitchell (b. 1943, Fort Macleod, AB), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 9x Grammy Winner
  32. Alice Munro (b. 1931, Wingham, ON), Writer, Nobel Laureate
  33. Cornelia Oberlander (b. 1921, Muelheim-Ruhr, Germany), Architect, Robson Square
  34. Marty Pavelich (b. 1927, Sault Ste. Marie, ON), Hockey Player, 4x Stanley Cup Winner
  35. Gordon Pinsent (b. 1930, Grand Falls, NL), Actor, Babar the Elephant
  36. Christopher Plummer (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Actor, 1x Oscar, 2x Tony & 2x Emmy Winner
  37. James Randi (b. 1928, Toronto, ON), Magician, The Amazing Randi
  38. Henri Richard (b. 1936, Montreal, QC), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  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. William Shatner (b. 1931, Montreal, QC), Actor, Star Trek
  43. Lawrence "Abdullah the Butcher" Shreve (b. 1941, Windsor, ON), Professional Wrestler, WWE Hall of Fame
  44. Michael Snow (b. 1928, Toronto, ON), Multi-Media Artist, Wavelength
  45. Michael Soles (b. 1966, Pointe Claire, QC), Football Player, Grey Cup Champion & CFL All-Star
  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. Alex Trebek (b. 1940, Sudbury, ON), TV Personality, Host of Jeopardy!
  50. John Turner (b. 1929, Richmond, Surrey, England), Politician, 17th Prime Minister
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How could you not find room for Dr. Sue Johanson

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6 minutes ago, CaptainChorizo said:

How could you not find room for Dr. Sue Johanson

IdleCapitalJumpingbean.webp

 

Huge miss tbh

 

(emphasis on huge)

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Dammit. Gonna be tough to challenge this list with an ANZAC one that's gonna be a month late from starting! Surely Margaret Atwood is tough as nails though.

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#34 Marty Pavelich is my JOKER for my Made In Detroit DDP theme team this year.  

I shall enjoy the Canadian version, I'll know most the names at least.  Good luck!
SC

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On 01/01/2020 at 15:59, Banana said:

With the help of FixedBusiness, Torva Messor, Lewd_Squirrel & alt obits guy, we have created a list to rival the Deathlist & ANZAC list for the fellow Canucks of the forum. 

 

Here's this year's members:

  1. George Armstrong (b. 1930, Skead, ON), 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. Iona Campagnolo (b. 1932, Galiano Island, BC), Politician, 27th Lt. Governor of BC
  5. Jim Carr (b. 1951, Winnipeg, MB), Politician, MP, Minister of International Trade Diversification
  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. Peter Cory (b. 1925, Windsor, ON), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  10. Bill Davis (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Politician, 18th Premier of Ontario
  11. A. Jean de Grandpré (b. 1921, Montreal, QC), CEO of Bell
  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. Michel Gauthier (b. 1950, Quebec City, QC), Politician, Leader of the Bloc Quebecois
  15. Frank Gehry (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Architect, Walt Disney Concert Hall
  16. Allan Gotlieb (b. 1928, Winnipeg, MB), Public Servant, Ambassador to the United States
  17. Glenn Hall (b. 1931, Humboldt, SK), Hockey Goaltender, Hall of Fame
  18. Dale Hawerchuk (b. 1963, Toronto, ON), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  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. Gérard la Forest (b. 1926, Grand Falls, NB), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  23. Guy Lafleur (b. 1951, Thurso, QC), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  24. Dominic LeBlanc (b. 1967, Ottawa, ON), Politician, MP, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Northern Affairs and Internal Trade
  25. Claire l'Heureux-Dubé (b. 1927, Quebec City, QC), Puisgne Justice of the Supreme Court
  26. Gordon Lightfoot (b. 1938, Orillia, ON), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 5x Grammy Nominee
  27. Rudolph A. Marcus (b. 1923, Montreal, QC), Chemist, Nobel Laureate
  28. Hazel McCallion (b. 1921, Port Daniel, QC), Politician, 5th Mayor of Mississauga, ON
  29. Howie Meeker (b. 1923, Kitchener, ON), Hockey Player & Sports Announcer, Hall of Fame & Politician, MP
  30. Brenda Milner (b. 1918, Manchester, England), Neuropsychologist
  31. Joni Mitchell (b. 1943, Fort Macleod, AB), Folk Singer-Songwriter, 9x Grammy Winner
  32. Alice Munro (b. 1931, Wingham, ON), Writer, Nobel Laureate
  33. Cornelia Oberlander (b. 1921, Muelheim-Ruhr, Germany), Architect, Robson Square
  34. Marty Pavelich (b. 1927, Sault Ste. Marie, ON), Hockey Player, 4x Stanley Cup Winner
  35. Gordon Pinsent (b. 1930, Grand Falls, NL), Actor, Babar the Elephant
  36. Christopher Plummer (b. 1929, Toronto, ON), Actor, 1x Oscar, 2x Tony & 2x Emmy Winner
  37. James Randi (b. 1928, Toronto, ON), Magician, The Amazing Randi
  38. Henri Richard (b. 1936, Montreal, QC), Hockey Player, Hall of Fame
  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. William Shatner (b. 1931, Montreal, QC), Actor, Star Trek
  43. Lawrence "Abdullah the Butcher" Shreve (b. 1941, Windsor, ON), Professional Wrestler, WWE Hall of Fame
  44. Michael Snow (b. 1928, Toronto, ON), Multi-Media Artist, Wavelength
  45. Michael Soles (b. 1966, Pointe Claire, QC), Football Player, Grey Cup Champion & CFL All-Star
  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. Alex Trebek (b. 1940, Sudbury, ON), TV Personality, Host of Jeopardy!
  50. John Turner (b. 1929, Richmond, Surrey, England), Politician, 17th Prime Minister

I'm surprised Kerry Fraser didn't make the list.

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Another name for next year could be Dick Pound, former Canadian swimmer.

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1 hour ago, Captain Hemlock said:

I'm surprised Kerry Fraser didn't make the list.

He kinda went over our heads. Then again, the “cancer” he has has a similar prognosis to someone without the disease. 

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