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Famous Graves in Manitoba

45 records found


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Bishop Joseph-Norbert Provencher

12 Feb 1787 – 7 Jun 1853

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

No grave photo

Louis P. Slotin

1 Dec 1910 – 30 May 1946

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

Jane Elizabeth Vasey

16 Oct 1949 – 6 Jul 1982

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

Sgt Tommy Prince

25 Oct 1915 – 25 Nov 1977

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

Louis Riel

22 Oct 1844 – 16 Nov 1885

Led North-West rebellion against Canadian Government.

Marie-Anne Gaboury Lagimodière

2 Aug 1780 – 14 Dec 1875

Settler. She was the wife of the fur trader Lagimodiere and went...

Dufferin “Duff” Roblin

17 Jun 1917 – 30 May 2010

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

Sheldon “Obie” Oberman

20 May 1949 – 26 Mar 2004

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

Lieut Alan Arnett McLeod

20 Apr 1899 – 6 Nov 1918

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

No grave photo

Rosario “Lolo” Couture

24 Jul 1905 – 1 Mar 1986

Professional Hockey Player. Also known as 'Rosie.' A native of...

No grave photo

Richard Derek “Rick” Blight

17 Oct 1955 – 3 Apr 2005

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

Robert Fulton Dodd

31 Dec 1844 – 14 Sep 1903

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

Bryan Hextall

31 Jul 1913 – 25 Jul 1984

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

Dan Bain

14 Feb 1874 – 15 Aug 1962

Professional Hockey Player. Bain who was born on February 14,...

Jean-Baptiste Lagimodière

25 Dec 1778 – 7 Sep 1855

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

Robert Harold “Bulldog Bob” Brown

16 Oct 1938 – 5 Feb 1997

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

Sterling Rufus Webster Lyon

30 Jan 1927 – 16 Dec 2010

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

James Alexander McFadden

16 Apr 1918 – 28 Aug 2002

Professional Hockey Player. A native of Belfast, Ireland,...

No grave photo

Nicholas “Broadway Nick” Mickoski

7 Dec 1927 – 13 Mar 2002

Professional Hockey Player. A native of Winnipeg, Manitoba,...

Sir Samuel Benfield Steele

5 Jan 1849 – 30 Jan 1919

Canadian Army General. A native of Purbrook, Simcoe County,...

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