History of the Jews in Canada
Canadian Jews or, alternatively, Jewish Canadians are Canadian citizens of the Jewish faith or Jewish ethnicity. Jewish Canadians are a part of the greater Jewish diaspora and form the fourth largest ...
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Islam in Canada
According to Canada's 2011 National Household Survey, there were 1,053,945 Muslims in Canada or about 3.2% of the population, making them the second largest religion after Christianity and the fastest...
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Rúhíyyih Khanum
Amatu'l-Bahá Rúhíyyih Khánum (August 8, 1910 – January 19, 2000), born as Mary Sutherland Maxwell in New York but raised in Montreal, was the wife of Shoghi Effendi, who was the head of the Bahá'í Fai...
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Heather Reisman
Heather Reisman (born August 28, 1948) is a Canadian businesswoman. Reisman is the founder and chief executive of the Canadian retail chain Indigo Books and Music. Previously, she was president of Co...
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Robert Crosbie
Robert Crosbie (10 January 1849 in Montreal, Canada – 25 June 1919 in Monterey, California) was a theosophist and founder of the United Lodge of Theosophists (ULT).In 1902 he moved to Lomaland, Point ...
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Carina Lau
Carina Lau Kar-ling (born 8 December 1965) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong actress. She holds citizenship from Hong Kong and Canada. She was especially notable in the 1980s for her girl-next-door type rol...
Jack Lenz
Jack Lenz is a Canadian composer. He has written, performed, and produced music for film, television, and theatre, along with working on non-soundtrack album ventures. He is also the founder of Live U...
Maher Arar
Maher Arar (Arabic: ماهر عرار) (born 1970) is a telecommunications engineer with dual Syrian and Canadian citizenship who has resided in Canada since 1987. Arar's story is frequently referred to as "e...
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John Molson
John Molson (December 28, 1763 – January 11, 1836) was an English-speaking Quebecer who was a major brewer and entrepreneur in Canada, starting the Molson Brewing Company.
In 1763, John Molson was...
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Elizabeth Louisa Moresby
Elizabeth Louisa Moresby (1862 – 3 January 1931) was a British-born novelist who became the first prolific, female fantasy writer in Canada.The daughter of the Royal Navy Captain John Moresby, M...
Charles Bronfman
Charles Bronfman, PC CC (born June 27, 1931) is a Canadian / American businessman and philanthropist and is a member of the Canadian Jewish Bronfman family. With an estimated net worth of $2 bill...
U. S. R. Murty
Uppaluri Siva Ramachandra Murty, or U. S. R. Murty (as he prefers to write his name), is a Professor Emeritus of the Department of Combinatorics and Optimization, University of Waterloo.U. S. R. Murty...
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Raouf Hannachi
Born in Tunisia, Raouf Hannachi is a Canadian citizen who served as the Muezzin at Assuna Mosque in Montreal, and was later detained by the United States government at the Guantanamo Bay Naval Base i...
Cathy Jones
Catherine Theresa Mary Andrea "Cathy" Jones (born April 6, 1955, in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador) is a Canadian comedian and writer.
Jones was 17 when her older brother, comedian Andy Jo...
Bernard Sherman
Bernard C. Sherman (born 1942), Chairman and CEO of Apotex Inc., is a Canadian businessman. With an estimated net worth of $US 3.7 billion (as of April 2013), Sherman was ranked by Forbes as the 7th w...
David Azrieli
David Joshua Azrieli, CM CQ (Hebrew: דוד עזריאלי‎; May 10, 1922 – July 9, 2014) was a Canadian-Israeli real estate tycoon, developer, designer, architect, and philanthropist. With an...
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Massari
Sari Abboud (Arabic: ساري عبّود‎‎), better known by his stage name Massari (pronounced mə-SAH-ree) (born in Beirut, Lebanon on December 10, 1980) is a Lebanese Canadian R&B/pop sin...
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Mortimer Zuckerman
Mortimer Benjamin "Mort" Zuckerman (born June 4, 1937) is a Canadian-born American media proprietor, magazine editor, and investor. He is the co-founder, executive chairman and former CEO of Boston P...
Vanity (performer)
Denise Katrina Matthews (born January 4, 1959), formerly known as Vanity and sometimes credited as Denise Matthews-Smith or D.D. Winters, is a Canadian former singer, songwriter, dancer, actress, and ...
Bruce Cockburn
Bruce Douglas Cockburn OC (/ˈkoʊbərn/; born May 27, 1945) is a Canadian folk/rock guitarist and singer-songwriter. His most recent album was released in March 2011, and his musical career spans over 4...
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Jazzy B
Jaswinder Singh Bains, more popularly known as Jazzy B or Jazzy Bains is a Punjabi language Bhangra singer-songwriter. He was born on April 1, 1975 in Durgapur, Nawanshahr in tehsil of Jalandhar, Pun...