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Canadian Founding Father John A. MacDonald Born In Glasgow

Today on January 11, 1815, Canada’s architect of confederation and first prime minister, Sir John A. MacDonald, was born in Glasgow, Scotland. John Alexander MacDonald...
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The North-West Rebellion Breaks Out At Duck Lake

Today on March 26, 1885, Louis Riel led the Metis rebels to a decisive victory over Canadian forces at the Battle of Duck Lake. The...
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Canadian Forces Storm The German Defenses At Vimy Ridge

Today on April 9, 1917, Canadian expeditionary forces stormed through the heavily fortified German defenses at the Battle of Vimy Ridge. The four-day Battle of...

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