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Premiers of Québec
Premiers of Saskatchewan
Premiers of Yukon
Ernest Preston Manning, politician (b at Edmonton 10 June 1942), son of Alberta premier Ernest Manning.
Preston Manning (2002 Interview)
Preston Manning (Interview)
For Reform party Leader Preston Manning, 1997 was a year of triumph. In the June 2 federal election, he led his party to victory in 60 ridings - and to official Opposition status in the House of Commons.
Preston Manning (Profile)
The view from Reform party headquarters in Calgary is of the Canadian Rockies, but inside the sixth-floor conference room the words are from Virginia, courtesy of Thomas Jefferson.
Prime Minister of Canada
The prime minister of Canada is the most powerful political figure in the country — head of the federal government and normally the leader of the largest party in the House of Commons.
Prince Arthur, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn
His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Arthur William Patrick Albert, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, third son of Queen Victoria and governor general of Canada from 1911 to 1916 (born 1 May 1850 in London, United Kingdom; died 16 January 1942 in Surrey, United Kingdom). As governor general, Connaught was involved in military recruitment and philanthropy in Canada during the First World War. He also established the Connaught Cup for marksmanship in the RCMP and made extensive renovations to Rideau Hall. His daughter, Princess Patricia, was the first honorary colonel-in-chief of Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry.
Prince Charles (HRH The Prince of Wales)
His Royal Highness (HRH) The Prince of Wales (The Prince Charles), heir to the thrones of Canada, the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms (born 14 November 1948 in London, United Kingdom).
Prince Charles to Marry Camilla Parker Bowles
AN HEIR TO THE THRONE in love with a divorced woman - royal watchers have seen this movie before. But what a difference seven decades makes.
Prince Charles Visits Canada
For a week, the nation was caught up in the mystique of the monarchy. At every stop on the tour, thousands of flag-waving admirers gathered to catch a glimpse of royalty.
Prince Harry (HRH The Duke of Sussex)
His Royal Highness (HRH) Prince Henry Charles Albert David, Duke of Sussex, known by his nickname Prince Harry, is sixth in line to the throne of Canada, the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms (born 15 September 1984 in London, United Kingdom).
Prince Philip (HRH The Duke of Edinburgh)
His Royal Highness (HRH) The Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip), consort of Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of Canada, the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms (born 10 June 1921 in Corfu, Greece).
Prince William (HRH The Duke of Cambridge)
His Royal Highness (HRH) The Duke of Cambridge (Prince William), second in line to thrones of Canada, the United Kingdom and 14 other Commonwealth realms (born 21 June 1982 in London, United Kingdom). The Duke of Cambridge is a grandson of Her Majesty (HM) The Queen and the elder son of the heir to the throne, HRH The Prince of Wales (the Prince Charles) and the late Diana, Princess of Wales.
Princess Alice Countess of Athlone
Her Royal Highness Princess Alice Mary Victoria Augusta Pauline of Albany, Countess of Athlone, viceregal consort of Canada from 1940 to 1946 (born 25 February 1883 in Berkshire, United Kingdom; died 3 January 1981 in London, United Kingdom). Princess Alice promoted Canadian culture and women’s contributions to the Second World War. She was the last surviving grandchild of Queen Victoria and the last member of the royal family to serve as viceregal consort of Canada.
Princess Di Tells All
There were those who believed - and how naïve it seems in hindsight - that she would take the high road with her husband, be circumspect about the in-laws, and spare Britain's tattered monarchy a further ripping. How very, very wrong they were.
Princess Di's scandals
This summer, for the first time since 1642, Londoners have gathered within sniffing distance of the Thames to see William Shakespeares plays performed on the same Elizabethan stage for which they were written.