|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 2004|
Historian, journalist and well known supporter of Canadian heritage. He was born in the Yukon Territory. Spent a few years in the newspaper business in Vancouver. Moved to Toronto and became managing editor of Macleans Magazine at the age of 31. He was a permanent panelist on the TV show 'Front Page Challenge.' Pierre was the author of over 30 books, two very popular books: The National Dream, and The Last Spike. He won countless accolades for his work, including three Governor Generalís Literary Awards, two National Newspaper prizes, a pair of ACTRA statues for his TV appearances, and the Order of Canada. (bio by: Scott Buschlen)
Cause of death: Heart failure
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered in Kleinburg, Ontario, Canada
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Scott Buschlen
Record added: Nov 30, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10007273
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