Kirby Cote
Kirby Cote (born April 29, 1984) is a blind Canadian Paralympic swimmer.
Cote first competed for Canada at the 2000 Summer Paralympics in Sydney, where she won gold in both the 100 metre breaststr...
David Onley
David Charles Onley, OOnt (born June 12, 1950) was the 28th Lieutenant Governor of Ontario from 2007 until 2014.Prior to his viceregal appointment Onley was a television journalist. He worked primaril...
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Terry Fox Hall of Fame
The Terry Fox Hall of Fame recognizes "outstanding Canadians who have made extraordinary contributions to enriching the quality of life for people with physical disabilities". It's run by the Canadian...
Stephanie Cadieux
Stephanie Cadieux is a Canadian politician, who was elected as a BC Liberal Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia in the 2009 provincial election, representing the riding of Surrey-Pa...
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Piffles Taylor
Neil Joseph "Piffles" Taylor (March 29, 1895–1946) was a Canadian World War I pilot, Canadian football player, coach, and executive. He was "largely responsible for the development of football in West...
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Harold Russell
Harold John Russell (January 14, 1914 – January 29, 2002) was a Canadian-American World War II veteran who became one of only two non-professional actors to win an Academy Award for acting (the other...
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Ian Gregson
Ian Gregson (born September 2, 1962) is an actor, musician, activist and author in British Columbia, Canada.He was born in St Helens, Lancashire, England. As a young boy his promising athletic career ...
Ross Eadie
Ross Eadie born in 1960 is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Winnipeg City Council in the 2010 municipal election.Eadie previously ran as a New Democratic Party candidate in Kildonan—St. P...
André Viger
André Viger, OC CQ (September 27, 1952 – October 1, 2006) was a French Canadian wheelchair marathoner and Paralympian. He took part in five consecutive Summer Paralympics in athletics from ...
Doug Mowat
Douglas Lyall Mowat (May 16, 1929 – August 11, 1992) was a Canadian politician, who served as a Social Credit Member of the Legislative Assembly of British Columbia from 1983 to 1991, representing the...
Pierre Sévigny
Joseph Pierre Albert Sévigny, PC, OC, CD, VM, ED (September 12, 1917 – March 20, 2004) was a Canadian soldier, author, politician, and academic. He is best known for his involvement in the Munsi...
Jeff Adams
Jeff Adams (born November 15, 1970 in Mississauga, Ontario) is a Canadian Paralympian and a six-time world champion in wheelchair sports. He has competed at six consecutive Summer Paralympics from 19...
Adrian Anantawan
Adrian Anantawan is a Canadian violinist. Anantawan, who began studying violin at age nine, has performed with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and at the White House. He is an alumnus of the Etobicoke ...
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Clifford Chadderton
Hugh Clifford "Cliff" Chadderton, CC OOnt (9 May 1919 – 30 November 2013) was a Canadian World War II veteran and Chief Executive Officer of The War Amps.
Born in Fort William, Ontario,...
Philippe Gagnon (swimmer)
Philippe Gagnon (born January 20, 1980) is a Canadian Paralympic swimmer.
Gagnono first competed for Canada at the 2000 Summer Paralympics in Sydney, where he won gold in the 100 metre freestyle S...
Terry Fox
Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD (July 28, 1958 – June 28, 1981) was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist. In 1980, with one leg having been amputated, he e...
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J. Trevor Morgan
J. Trevor Morgan (27 December 1923 – 19 October 1980) was a Progressive Conservative party member of the Canadian House of Commons. He was born in Regina, Saskatchewan and became a barrister and...
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Trevor Greene
Captain Charles Trevor Greene (born 1965) is a writer, journalist, and a former officer in the Seaforth Highlanders of the Canadian Forces. Greene sustained a massive brain injury after a much publici...
Kevin Murphy (Canadian politician)
Kevin Murphy (born 1970 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2013 provincial election. A member of the Nova Scotia Liberal P...
Earle Connor
Earle Connor (July 30, 1976-) is a Canadian Paralympic amputee sprinter. Connor holds several athletics world records in the class of T42, or above-knee, amputee.
Earle Connor was born July 30, 19...
Valérie Grand'Maison
Valérie Grand'Maison (born on October 12, 1988) is a Canadian swimmer. She holds six Paralympic medals with a combined total of 12 world records in paralympic swimming.
Valérie Grand'Maison is th...
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Jim Kyte
James G. Kyte (born March 21, 1964) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Kyte made history by being the first (and to date, only) legally deaf National Hockey League (NHL) player, play...