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Famous Graves in Manitoba

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Sgt Tommy Prince

25 Oct 1915 – 25 Nov 1977

Canadian War Hero. Born of Aboriginal descent to Henry and...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Louis Riel

22 Oct 1844 – 16 Nov 1885

Led North-West rebellion against Canadian Government.

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Alan Arnett McLeod

20 Apr 1899 – 6 Nov 1918

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. He is remembered as...

Kildonan, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Bishop Joseph-Norbert Provencher

12 Feb 1787 – 7 Jun 1853

First Roman Catholic Bishop in the Canadian West. In 1822, he...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Louis Alexander Slotin

1 Dec 1910 – 30 May 1946

Scientist. He was a physicist and chemist who took a critical...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Sheldon “Obie” Oberman

20 May 1949 – 26 Mar 2004

Author. A native of Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada, the high school...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Jane Elizabeth Vasey

16 Oct 1949 – 6 Jul 1982

Blues Musician. An accomplished Canadian composer and pianist,...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Dufferin “Duff” Roblin

17 Jun 1917 – 30 May 2010

Premier of Manitoba. The grandson of another Manitoba premier,...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Robert Harold “Bulldog Bob” Brown

16 Oct 1938 – 5 Feb 1997

Professional Wrestler. He was given the nickname "Bulldog" in...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Robert Fulton Dodd

31 Dec 1844 – 14 Sep 1903

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Galt,...

Portage la Prairie, Portage la Prairie Census Division, Manitoba, Canada

Richard Derek “Rick” Blight

17 Oct 1955 – 3 Apr 2005

Professional Hockey Player. A native of Portage La Prairie,...

Oakville, Portage la Prairie Census Division, Manitoba, Canada

Jean-Baptiste Lagimodière

25 Dec 1778 – 7 Sep 1855

Fur trader, settler. An early settler of Red River, Lagimodière...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Robert John “Bobby” Benson

18 May 1894 – 7 Sep 1965

Professional Hockey Player. At 5'05", and 165lbs he played the...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Dan Bain

14 Feb 1874 – 15 Aug 1962

Hall of Fame Professional Hockey Player. Born in Belleville,...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

No grave photo

Kurt Winter

2 Apr 1946 – 14 Dec 1997

Musician. Born in Canada, he was best known as the guitarist for...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Sterling Rufus Webster Lyon

30 Jan 1927 – 16 Dec 2010

Manitoba Premier. He was a Crown attorney before entering...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Margaret Laurence

18 Jul 1926 – 5 Jan 1987

Canadian Author. Born in Neepawa, Manitoba, in 1926 as Jean...

Neepawa, Western Manitoba Census Division, Manitoba, Canada

Bryan Hextall

31 Jul 1913 – 25 Jul 1984

Professional Hall of Fame Hockey Player. He played right wing...

Portage la Prairie, Portage la Prairie Census Division, Manitoba, Canada

David Reimer

22 Aug 1965 – 4 May 2004

Medical Figure. Born as Bruce Reimer, one of twin boys to Janet...

Winnipeg, Greater Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Bill Masterton

13 Aug 1938 – 15 Jan 1968

Professional Hockey Player. He played for Team USA from 1966 to...

Springfield, Beausejour Census Division, Manitoba, Canada

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